D211 Post: Fall Brings Booster Club Craft Fairs to D211 Schools

            Over the next three months, craft fairs will be held at Schaumburg, James B. Conant, and Palatine High Schools.  

            The first of the three will be at Schaumburg High School on September 22nd from 9:00 a.m. until 4:00 p.m.  Admission is $1 for adults while children under 12 are admitted free of charge.  The fair is hosted by the Schaumburg High School VIP club and hosts more than 100 vendors  and crafters selling anything from crochet and needlework, holiday decor, baby clothing, fashion accessories and more.  The fair will feature a bake sale to support the SHS band.  Breakfast and lunch concessions will be available, and the Schaumburg Spirit Shop will be open.  Anyone attending is asked to enter through Entrance 4.  For more information e-mail SHSVIPCraftFair@gmail.com.  

           James B. Conant High School will hold their 39th annual craft fair on October 20th from 9:00 a.m. until 4:00 p.m. Conant’s annual fair will host more than 250 crafters offering a variety of clothing, accessories, and decor.  Admission is $1 with all proceeds supporting the Booster Club Scholarships for students and special grants.  The Booster Club will also hold a raffle to raise funds for the club’s post-prom activities which offers a safe and alcohol/drug free event for CHS students.  For more information email chscraftfair@yahoo.com.   

           The third craft fair of the fall will be at Palatine High School on November 3rd from 9:30 a.m. until 4:00 p.m.  Admission to the craft fair is free.  Palatine’s fair will showcase more than 125 vendors selling handmade crafts ranging from jewelry to holiday decor as well as wood crafts and crocheted and knitted items.  Palatine will also be holding various raffles throughout the day.  The Pirate Boosters will also have information available on the 35th annual Dinner and Auction which is scheduled for March 1, 2019.  For more information visit phspirateboosters.com.




D211 Post: Conant Booster Club to Host 38th Annual Craft Fair

The Conant High School Booster Club will host its 38th annual craft fair Saturday, Oct. 21, from 9 a.m. until 4 p.m. at Conant High School (700 East Cougar Trail, Hoffman Estates, Illinois).  Admission for the event is $1.

            This year, more than 250 crafters will have booths set up selling a variety of goods.  Attendees will also be able to enter for a chance to win a variety of prizes including items donated by the crafters and gift cards to many area businesses.   

            All proceeds from the fair go to the Conant Booster Club and will be used to sponsor Conant High School’s post prom event which provides a safe, drug and alcohol-free activity for students.




Conant High School Booster Club to Host 37th Annual Craft Fair

Over 250 crafters are scheduled to participate in the Conant High School Booster Club’s 37th Annual Craft Fair.

The event will take place on Oct.15 at Conant High School, 700 East Cougar Trail, from 9:00 a.m. until 4:00 p.m.   There is a $1 admission charge and proceeds will support Booster Club scholarships for students and special grants.

In addition, a raffle will be held to benefit the Booster Club’s post-prom activity, which provides a safe, alcohol and drug free event for CHS students.  Come to shop and stay for lunch at the concession stand.  There will be a lot of door prizes, too.

Media Contact: Robert Small, Conant High School Booster Club liaison, 847-755-3612, rsmall@d211.org or Tracy Gebhardt, 847-619-3992, chscraftfair@yahoo.com