'Tis the season for craft fairs and Christmas bazaars and all kinds of homemade awesomeness, and Patch is here to help you find every great buy out there. Every Thursday between now and Christmas, log onto Patch to read our Holiday Crafts & Bazaars Round-up.
Holiday Craft Week: Stonington Free Library, 20 High St, Stonington, December 13 to 16. Stop in during normal library hours and make a craft.
Holiday Fine Art Show & Artisan Gift Salon: Mystic Arts Center (MAC), 9 Water St, Mystic, Now to December 29, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Artwork by local and regional artists for sale. Free gift wrapping.
Handmade for the Holidays: 744 Long Hill Rd. Groton, Monday through Friday, until December 21, noon to 5 p.m.: The fifth annual Handmade for the Holidays show features more than twenty local artists.
Holiday Night / Basket Bash: Ledyard Center School, 740 Colonel Ledyard Hwy, Ledyard, Fri., December 13, 3:30 to 7:30 p.m.: Stop by for the chance to win themed baskets while enjoying holiday stories and caroling.
Holiday Cards and Other Items for Sale: Habitat for Humanity of Southeastern Connecticut, 377 Broad St, New London, Monday to Friday, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.: Holiday cards, and other homemade items such as glass ornaments and hats are for sale. Proceeds benefit Habitat for Humanity of Southeastern Connecticut.
All Paintings Great and Small: The Cooley Gallery, 25 Lyme St., Old Lyme, Tuesday through Saturday 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. More than sixty artists from around New England have artwork on display and for sale.