The Jingle Bells Christmas Bazaar

The 2018 Christmas Bazaar Preview Party for St. John’s parishioners will be held on Friday, November 16. Click here for more information . . . 


The Jingle Bells Christmas Bazaar
Saturday, November 17, 2018
10:00am – 3:00pm

This year, the bazaar promises to delight young and old with treasures galore in a range of categories:

  • White Elephant – Everything from kitchen essentials to quirky, one-of-a-kind must haves. Come browse the collection and you’re sure to find something you or your loved ones can’t live without.
  • Jewelry – Get your glitter on for the holidays with festive costume jewelry and a selection of fine jewelry pieces. Find the perfect item to dress up your holiday attire as the season begins.
  • Collectibles – You never know what priceless treasure you’ll find in collectibles!
  • Blazers and Bows – New this year, a selection of adorable holiday dresses, blazers and suits for kids ages 2-12. Perfect for outfitting the special child in your life for holiday events and photos.
  • Electronics and Renewables – Calling all tech-savvy shoppers! Find that much-needed but elusive spare part, or give new life to an electronics item that just needs a little TLC.
  • Holiday Home – Up-market home goods to brighten up your decor or bring a smile to the face of your gift recipient. Beautiful tableware, stunning decorations and other seasonal items are sure to put you and your family in a holiday mood.
  • Children’s Toys and Games – For the kid in you. Find your favorite childhood board game or pick up all those toys your kids have been wishing for.
  • Sports Equipment and Bikes – Outfit your kids for next season. Everything from hockey gear to soccer cleats…you’ll find it all.  A wide assortment of bikes of all sizes, too.
  • Handicrafts – Come see the amazing handiwork of your fellow parishioners. You’ll find a range of intriguing handmade items, from fiber arts and mixed media to the ever-popular gift tags, ornaments and more!
  • Silent Auction – Fabulous auction items are still coming in, but here’s a sampling of some of our most exciting offerings (click here for the the full listing):
    • Luxurious Park City, Utah 4-bedroom condo available for a 2019 President’s Week ski vacation
    • Comfy, cool Saratoga Springs home, convenient to everything this vibrant area has to offer
    • Golf and lunch for four at Bonnie Briar Country Club. Fore!
    • Grand tour tickets to Kykuit, the Rockefeller Estate in Sleepy Hollow.
    • Unique and special basket of vintage wines, the perfect accompaniment to your holiday meals.
    • Tiffany handcrafted rose bowl.
    • Day of pampering and personal shopping.
    • One-of-a-kind spa experience.
    • Best-quality olive oil, direct from a private grove in Tuscany.

There’s still time to donate silent auction items, so if you have an experience or special item to donate, please contact Lucy Yocum or Laura Hoffman.

  • Delectable Delights – Baked goods are only the beginning. Holiday sweets, relishes, Thanksgiving nibbles and mini snacks to fortify you for Bazaar shopping!
  • Café – Join us for Lunch in the Undercroft to enjoy the famous St. John’s chili along with sandwiches and snacks.
  • Santa will be making an appearance during the day, so make sure you stay on his Nice list with a full bag of purchased Bazaar items!

Donations will be received at St. John’s as follows:

Sunday, 11/11:  12:00pm – 5:00pm

Monday 11/12 – Wednesday 11/14:  9:00am – 4:00pm

Remember:  We are not accepting books this year.  If you have books to donate, you can contact the Vietnam Vets of America at or 888-518-VETS to schedule a pick-up right from your home.

All proceeds go to local charities through ECW Outreach grants.  For questions or to volunteer, please contact Bazaar co-chairs Tori Pough 917-714-7898; [email protected] or Suzy Shore 917-742-2827; [email protected]