Historic Venersborg Schoolhouse hosts first Holiday Bazaar November 18

Featured image: The Venersborg Schoolhouse, the oldest continuously operating community building in Washington State (photo credit: Venersborg Community Club)

Get a head start on holiday gift shopping with local artisans at the Venersborg Schoolhouse’s first annual Holiday Bazaar on Saturday, November 18, 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Admission is free.

If you’re interested in renting a vendor table, the cost is $15. For more information, contact Celeste at (360) 608-5862 or rovingstamper@hotmail.com.

John Kullberg built the one-room schoolhouse in 1912 to give the children in the growing Swedish community of Venersborg a place to learn. Today, the schoolhouse is a community center that hosts a variety of events, and it’s on the National and Washington State Registers of Historic Places. Read more about the history of the schoolhouse and community of Venersborg.

The schoolhouse is located at 24309 NE 209th Street in Battle Ground. For more information and updates about the Holiday Bazaar, visit the Historic Venersborg Schoolhouse’s Facebook page.

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