The island weather for Saturday, January 22, is forecast to be sunny and clear with a temperature of about 54 degrees. The beautiful day will be coaxing you out of your house, condo or apartment, so consider one or both of these community gatherings:
The Market Place Bazaar will take place between 9:00 a.m. and 3:00 p.m. at Gulf Shores United Methodist Church’s South Campus in the Winn Dixie Shopping Center. Shop a variety of homemade food items (choose from baked, frozen and canned goods), books and hand-crafted gift items, and participate in the silent auction. For just $8 you can also enjoy a delicious meal of chicken gumbo. Call 251-968-2411 for details.
The Mission Festival Service Fair is hosted by Gulf Shores First Presbyterian Church on E. 21st Avenue near the main entrance to the public schools. From 11:00 a.m. until 1:30 p.m., support the Baldwin County Sheriffs’ Youth Ranch by purchasing a BBQ sandwich lunch (includes chips and drink) for just $6. Tap your toes to the music by Jubilee Pickers and learn more about the Youth Ranch and the Christian Service Center during the event. Call 251-968-7720 for further information.
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