WHALLONSBURG, N.Y.  — The Whallonsburg Grange Hall in Essex is holding its annual Holiday Market on Saturday, December 15 from 1-4pm. The Market brings together thirteen local farms and food producers selling fresh breads, meats and sausages, cheeses, produce, dried beans, eggs, jams and jellies, maple syrup, pickles, pies, candy and more. It’s a one-stop shop for your holiday table and the place to buy holiday baskets and unique and delicious gifts. Bring your shopping bags!  

Handcrafted decorations and unique gifts will also be on sale, along with children’s books and coloring books from naturalist Sheri Amsel.  Products from local artisans include scarves, fleece clothing, baby blankets, fiber artwork, wreaths, handmade baskets, handpainted saws, soaps, and more.

Admission is free. The Whallonsburg Grange Hall is located at 1610 NYS Route 22, five miles south of the Essex ferry dock. For more information, visit www.thegrangehall.info.

The Grange serves as a community gathering space for eastern Essex County, hosting musical and theatrical performances, lectures, forums, and workshops, as well as hall rentals for private events.