The Women's Council of the Geneva Historical Society will present the 36th annual Wassail Bowl and Sale from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Saturday, Dec. 4, at The Presbyterian Church, 24 Park Place in Geneva.
Sale items will include fresh wreaths and greens, kissing balls, table decorations, tree ornaments, handmade items, baked goods, and attic treasures. The Society will sell its 2005 Calendar, Geneva's Gardens, Porches and Gates, and other items from its gift shop. Wassail, a traditional spiced cider, will be available for tasting at the event.
The Women's Council is also sponsoring a Wassail Bowl raffle. The prizes this year are a framed watercolor by Nancy Birdsong, gift certificates from the UPS store, a basket of area wines, a $50 Harvest Hill gift certificate, and a $40 gift certificate from Red Jacket Orchards. Raffle tickets are $1 each or 6 tickets for $5 and are available at the Historical Society office (543 South Main Street) or at the Wassail Bowl sale.
In addition, there will be a separate raffle the day of the sale. A custom-made bear by Babette McCusker will be raffled for $1 per chance.
Admission to the Wassail Bowl and Sale is free of charge. For further information about this event, please call the Society office at (315) 789-5151.