MILLTOWN, NJ - Turkeys may be on everyone's mind with the Thanksgiving holiday a little over a week away. However, for those who may be counting, there are only 41 shopping days until Christmas.
Milltown has three upcoming events to help residents stuff the stockings and get into the spirit early this holiday season.
On Friday, November 20 from 10 a.m. until 5 p.m. and Saturday, November 21 from 10 a.m. until 1 p.m., the Friends of the Milltown Library will be hosting a silent auction at the West Church Street library. There will be a variety of items to bid on that includes housewares, jewelry and a whole host of stuff in between. Bids start at $2.00.
Our Lady of Lourdes will host its annual Christmas Bazaar on December 5 from 9 a.m. until 4 p.m. at the school buildling on 44 Cleveland Avenue. In addition to holiday gift items, there will also be an old-fashioned bake sale. Shoppers can browse through book, jewelry, craft, toys and ornament booths in search of the perfect holiday gift. There will also be wreaths and grave blankets available as well other seasonal items.
Breakfast with Santa will also take place on December 5 at the Knights of Columbus. There will be two seatings, one at 9 a.m. and another at 10:30 a.m. In order to arrange pre-registration and payment, interested residents should call 732-828-0011.