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December 10, 2013

Christmas Market Place benefiting Parker County Senior Center on Saturday

A Christmas Market Place event benefitting Parker County Senior Center is this Saturday, Dec. 14, at the senior center located at 1225 Holland Lake Drive.

Admission is free with a donation to the center’s food pantry.

Among the vendors and businesses scheduled to participate are Christmas Décor and Gifts 31, ACE, Advocare, Avon, Banded Bowes, B.A.T.H. Products, BeautiControl, Becky’s Blankets and More, Blingz N Thingz, Bullz N Jewlz, Damsel in Defense, Emmy’s Pink Giraffe, Epiphany Hand Crafted Soap, Grace Adele, HOG, ID Life, K&J handbags, Import Store, Just Simply aDOORable, Mary Kay, Mike Spearman, Origami Owl, Our Hearts Desire, Pampered Chef,  Paparazzi Jewelry, Pink Zebra, Paul Caldwell, Plexus, Pops Turnings, Premier Designs, Puddle Ducks, Pure Romance, Scentsy, Skinny Fiber, Sweethearts & Renegades, Sweet Texas Olive, Velata, Wild Danz Salsa, Wright Chiropractic and many more.

There will be cookies, hot chocolate and pictures with Santa from noon-3 p.m., so bring your camera.

Also included is a 50/50 raffle, with tickets selling for $1 each or six for $5. You do not have to be present to win. Half of the proceeds will go to the Senior Center. There will also be door prizes every hour.

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