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Send us your

craft show listings

Is your nonprofit group having a fall or winter bazaar? An arts & crafts show? Let us help you spread the word!

Our much-anticipated annual listing of holiday bazaars and craft shows will publish Friday, Sept. 10, in the Fall Festival Guide. The deadline to be included is Tuesday, Aug. 17. Write up the basic details, making sure to include place and time, cost, highlights and a phone number or e-mail address to publish. There is no charge to be included. E-mail your release to arts&, or mail to Daily Herald, P.O. Box 280, Arlington Heights, IL 60006-0280.

Larkin Center takes

donations for sale

Shop for great bargains at the Larkin Center's ninth annual Community Yard Sale from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 5, and Friday, Aug. 6, at 1212 Larkin Ave., Elgin.

The agency is in need of small household items, kitchenware, furniture, sporting goods, bikes and knickknacks. Donated items can be dropped off on the front porch at 1212 Larkin Ave. starting Monday, Aug. 2, through the morning of Aug. 5.

Yard sale proceeds will provide recreational activities for adult program clients. Call Steve Schaffer at (847) 608-2682, ext. 235.

ECCO to host film

showing Thursday

The Elgin Climate Change Organization invites you to a free presentation of the documentary "Home" at 6:30 p. …