Rickman Store plans holiday events Dec. 11

There will be a special holiday celebration from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Dec. 11 at the Rickman Store in Macon County.

Potters from the Heritage Arts Program of Southwestern Community College will be at the Store for a full day of demonstrations and exhibits. Many other artisans will be displaying and selling baskets, soaps, herbal products, honey, and more.

Writer and poet Patti McClure will tell stories and read poetry at 2 p.m., followed by Sylva’s Gary Carden at 3 p.m.

Christmas tree and wreaths grown on the slopes of Cowee Mountain will be available.

For more information or to place orders for trees and wreaths call Elena at 828.369.5595.

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