Fleazaar

Denny Kieper- Elder Chairman
2021 Event is a Go!
What is Fleazaar?

Fleazaar is an annual Flea market combined with a Bazaar and food tent in Manitowish Waters on our church ground..  This annual event is over thirty years old, beginning in the late1980s,  Items are donated by our members and the community for sale on the third Wednsday of July on our church grounds

How does the church use the proceeds?

Thanks to the community contributions of donations and volunteer hours Fleazaar proceeds have a local, national and international reach.   Here is a list of agencies we are able to support:

  • Boulder Junction Food Pantry

  • Christmas for Kids

  • Christmas Joy (Provides assistance to retired / future church leaders

  • Clearwaters Forest Presbyterian Camp

  • Compassion International

  • DOVE (Abuse Shelter)

  • Equal Exchange Cofee

  • Fredrick Place (Homeless Shelter

  • Heifer International

  • Kemmerer Village Presbyterian Child Care Agency

  • Kids Against Hunger

  • Lakeland Area Food Pantry

  • Local Family Emergency Needs

  • Manitowish Waters Lions Clothing Drive

  • Mentail Health Clinics-Local/National

  • Mercer Food Pantry

  • One Great Hout of Sharing (Aid for educational/economic development

  • Presbyterian Disaster Assistance (Floods, Earthquakes, Fires, etc)

  • Presbytery Mission Pledge-Annual

  • Presque Isle Lions

  • Self Development of People

  • SERVV

  • Shoes for North Lakeland School Students

  • St. Matthias Resale

  • Tri-County Domestic Abuse Center

Donate

Donation collection is held every Saturday beginning May 8 2021 and then every Saturday up to July 10, 2021. 

 

We accept all types of items for sale at the event ,but not everything.  Please refer to the link at the right for items that we will not accept  

Key Dates-2021

The following are the key dates for the 2021 event!

Saturday, May 8 and every Saturday, 9 am to 12pm, until July 10, 2021 event- donation collection

 

Saturday, July 17, tents start to be put up at 8 am. Lunch provided.

Sunday July 18, after the service, the barns emptied and tent areas set up.  Lunch provided.

Monday, July 19, items in tents/barns are organized.  Lunch provided.

Tuesday, July 20, items in tents/barns are organized.  Lunch provided. Early shopping starts at 2 pm (for those with 10 hours of volunteer work). Sheets for early shopping are available at the registration table.

Wednesday, July 21, FLEAZAAR SALE DAY, 7 am to 3 pm. Lunch on your own. Christian Ed food tent has delicious choices.

Thursday, July 22, tents are taken down and put away and area is cleaned. Lunch is provided.

Friday, July 23, remaining clean up if needed.

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Volunteer

It takes a village to make this event a reality.   Church members along with community members are needed to volunteer. If you can volunteer, just arrive at church and you will be assigned a job.  The list that follows is just a glimpse of what needs to be accomplished for this one day even.   Men, women, children and families are encouraged to volunteer and become connected our community as we prep for the event.   All volunteers are asked to sign in on arrival.  Any volunteer with 10 hours or more will be rewarded with an early shopping period on Tuesday before the event opens.   

 

Come join us!

Volunteers are needed for:

 

  • Donation Collection and Barn Organization - Saturday mornings

  • Food / Bakery Donations- Week of event

  • Tent Setup and Organization - Week of event

  • Bazaar Set up inside church-  Week of event

  • Working Food Tent- Week of event

  • Event management - Event day

  • Tear down - Post event

  • Much more!

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