GILMANTON — The Gilmanton Community Church on Route 140 in Gilmanton Iron Works, will have its "Famous English Christmas Tea" and Fair on Saturday, December 7.
The fair opens at 10 a.m. The Christmas Tea (Luncheon) will be served from 11:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the parlor with a roaring fire in the fireplace, the tinkle of china, soft Christmas music, and a beautifully set table of chicken soup or corn chowder, sandwiches, pickles, chips, and delicious desserts. The cost for the Christmas Tea / Luncheon is adults $6, ages 6 to 12 $3 and under 5 yrs. old free.
At the fair in the Church Undercroft visitors can purchase baked goods, homemade candies, crafts, jewelry, books, attic treasures, "Theme" Basket Raffle. There will also be decorated wreaths and Christmas centerpieces for sale.