St. Michael's of the Valley Episcopal Church, Ligonier, invites you to attend the 61st Annual Country Fair on Saturday, June 4, 2011, from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. St Michael's is located on route 381 in Rector, PA.

Strolling through the church grounds, visitors will find a variety of booths that feature delicious taste treats, such as mushroom sandwiches, Smokehouse specialties, strawberry shortcakes, crepes, and deli cuisine.

Once again, everyone will be able to enjoy "old favorites" when visiting the fair. If you are a bargain hunter, you will enjoy looking for clothing, fashion accessories, and home decorating items, in rummage. This is the second year for the Second Hand Rose Boutique. It features special clothing and items. Are you looking for something unique? Then check out the White Elephant booth. Readers of all ages will enjoy browsing through the used book sale. The Potting Shed offers a large variety of plants and garden accessories. Daughters, mothers, and grandmothers can check out the latest American Girl Doll fashions in this unique booth. For the shopper who wants a special piece of jewelry, there are beautiful handcrafted pieces at the African Jewelry booth. Don't forget to stop at shop Connie's Closet, featuring quality vintage clothing and jewelry.

Fun for all ages, can be found at the fair. There will be a variety of children's games, a puppet show, face painting, balloon sculptures, and carriage rides. Woodbridge Preschool will present craft activities for the youngest fair goers. One Accord, a gospel and smooth jazz group, will play for your listening enjoyment.

All proceeds from the fair benefit local outreach programs.

See you at the fair!

–Peggy and David Vale, Fair Co-Chairs