BRIEFLY.Byline: The Register-Guard
Holiday flea market See computer flea market.
yard sale of used items at low prices. [Pop. Culture: Misc.]
See : Inexpensiveness
benefits elementary school elementary school: see school.
The South University Neighborhood Association will coordinate a Holiday Flea Market from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. today, with proceeds going to benefit Edison Elementary School Edison Elementary School is the name of many primary schools, with most of them named after Thomas Edison. They include:
The sale will be in the cafeteria of the school, at 1328 E. 22nd St. Sale donations, preferably in good shape and priced, will be accepted at the cafeteria from 8 a.m. to 10 a.m. today. For information, call Nancy McFadden at 342-3944.
Lane County letter carriers collecting canned food canned food
food sterilized by heat in a closed, durable container such as tin and aluminum cans, flexible aluminum foil and thermoplastic containers including squeeze tubes. Technically, the processes used are highly efficient and used universally.
If you live in Lane County, your postal worker can help you take part in a countywide food drive today and next Saturday.
People can leave canned food by their mailbox, and their letter carrier will collect it and help get it to FOOD for Lane County.
The agency is serving more people with less food in its warehouse this year. The goal is to collect 120,000 pounds of food.
Winter faire benefits
Eugene Waldorf School
The Eugene Waldorf School will hold its annual Winter Light Faire, a benefit for the school, from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. today, featuring holiday crafts, caroling and bag-pipers, who will accompany a procession of children leading the way to a decorated Christmas tree Christmas tree
Evergreen tree, usually decorated with lights and ornaments, to celebrate the Christmas season. The use of evergreen trees, wreaths, and garlands as symbols of eternal life was common among the ancient Egyptians, Chinese, and Hebrews. .
Children can investigate the Crystal Cookie Cave, the Solstice solstice (sŏl`stĭs) [Lat.,=sun stands still], in astronomy, either of the two points on the ecliptic that lie midway between the equinoxes (separated from them by an angular distance of 90°). Game and Hanukkah Room and the Little People's Market, which admits children only for secret shopping with older student helpers. Music, food and beverages will be on hand.
Admission is free, with a small charge for some activities. The school is located at 1350 McLean Blvd. For information, call 683-6951.