The Star Herald
The Mary Ricks Thornton Cultural Center will become Beehive Marketplace next Friday and Saturday for the ninth annual event sponsored by the Attala Historical Society.
Friday night, Nov. 2, 6-8 p.m. and Saturday, Nov. 3, 9 a.m.-2 p.m. vendors will display and sell their wares in the cultural center.
Jewelry, candles, children’s clothing, specialty foods, paintings, Christmas wreaths, ornaments, and numerous other items will be offered during the scheduled hours on Friday and Saturday.
There will be a country store offering cakes, pies, cookies, jellies, jams, and homemade breads.
Thomas Craft will offer his recently published pictorial book, “From My Collections.”
The silent auction will be held in the Delta Gamma Room of the cultural center. There will be bidding on paintings with proceeds going to the Oprah Winfrey Boys and Girls Club. Artists include Danny Brunt, Peggy Sims, Dale McLean, and Doris Belk.
Bidding will end at 1 p.m. Saturday.