Purchasing jam for the holidays at a Shelton church fair

Above, Linda Sember, on left, of the Huntington Congregational Church-UCC goes over the homemade jams available with Justine Oates of Shelton at the church’s Pumpkin and Holly Fair on Saturday.

Sember said church members prepared 54 varieties of jams and jellies for this year’s fair, producing a total of 715 jars. They are popular selling item at the annual holiday fair, she said.

The two-day event took place Nov. 22 and Nov. 23 at the church near the Huntington Green in Shelton.