Fair Trade Holiday Market
- Tuesday, Dec. 1, 2009, 10 a.m. to 7 p.m.
- Ecumenical Campus Ministries, 1204 Oread Ave., Lawrence
- Cost: Free
- Age limit: All ages
The annual holiday market at the ECM promotes fair-trade awareness while offering a practical means to chip away at your Christmas list. The selection encompasses a range of goods including agricultural products (coffee, tea, chocolate, etc.), handicrafts, clothing, decorative arts, and much more. All of the wares are fair trade: an international certification that ensures workers in traditionally exploited industries instead make a fair wage allowing them to live with dignity. 11/27 -11/28 (8 a.m. to 7:00 p.m.) and 11/29 -12/3 (10:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m.) Free to enter. No registration Events: 1. Holiday sale 11/27 through 12/3 2. Fair Trade Films: Tues 12/1 and Wed 12/2 (Free) 3. Kids Corner: Friday 11/27 and Saturday 11/28 10AM -4PM. Free activities rotating on the hour. Let us watch the kids while you shop! 4. Chair Massages, Fresh Chipati, and Crepes. Friday 11/27 and Saturday 11/28 10A.M. to 4P.M. Donations Benefit Comfort the Children International.