ROCKFORD - St. Helen's Philoptochos of Sts. Constantine and Helen's Greek Orthodox Church will have their annual Christmas Bake Sale, Luncheon and Bazaar from 10 a.m.-4 p.m. on Dec. 1, at 108 N. 5th St., Rockford.
A Greek luncheon of pastichio (Greek lasagna), Greek salad, dessert and coffee will be served from 11 a.m.-2 p.m. for $10.
Bakery items include many varieties of Greek cookies, Christmas cookies, and spinach and cheese pie appetizers. Call 815-282-9593 to pre-order homemade spinach and cheese pie appetizers and pans of pastichio.
The bazaar includes gift basket raffles, jewelry, Greek cookbooks and many other gifts.
Proceeds benefit Cornucopia, Food Pantry, Empty Stocking, Remedies, Rockford Rescue Mission, Children's Cancer Fund, Alzheimer's Association, and American Heart Association. Free admission.