Holiday shopping events set for Saturday

MERIDIAN, Miss. (WTOK) - Holiday shopping will get a boost in Meridian this weekend. Trinity Presbyterian Church and Highland Baptist Church in Meridian have their annual craft and Christmas events set for Saturday.

Trinity Presbyterian Church in Meridian will host its 7th Annual Holiday Bazaar Saturday.

The event provides a unique shopping experience with vendors including original craftsmen of wood working, jewelry design, ceramics and more.

You may also find a wide assortment of breads, cakes, cookies and pies along with homemade soups and gumbos.

"All of our church proceeds will go to local Meridian charities," said the Rev. mark Flynn of Trinity Presbyterian Church. "We just think this is a great way for us to give back to our community, to support Cans for Kids, Wesley House and Feed by Faith. All of the agencies here in Meridian that are serving the Lord by serving our community."

The church is located at 4223 Poplar Springs Drive in Meridian. The bazaar is Saturday from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Christmas in the Highlands at Highland Baptist Church, 3400 27th Street in Meridian, has its annual holiday event, also from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Over sixty vendors are participating to offer shoppers truly unique gifts for the giving season. All proceeds benefit the church's missions endeavors around the globe.