ARLINGTON - On Saturday, Oct. 5, St. James' Episcopal Church will be holding Harvest Fest 2013 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Harvest Fest 2013 will be celebrated on the church grounds and the Arlington Village Green. Vendors will offer a diverse assortment of arts, crafts, antiques and collectibles, baked items, jams and jellies, seasonal and holiday items and much more. The event will be held rain or shine.

The St. James' Food Court will be in operation including The Grill, the Chili Station with varieties of chili and taco salad, and desserts. Breakfast will also be served this year from 8-10:30 a.m.

The church will be decorated for the harvest season and will be open for visitors. Self-guided tours of the historic cemetery are also available. A few vendor spaces are still available with a deadline of Sept. 21 for reservation.

For more information about reserving a space for the event, contact the Parish Office at stjamesparishoffice@gmail.com or at 802-375-9952. Information is also available on the website at www.stjamesarlingtonvt.org

St. James' Church, founded in 1764, is the cradle church of the Episcopal Diocese of Vermont. The Liturgy of the Holy Eucharist is celebrated each Sunday at from 8-10 a.m. and on Wednesday evenings at 5:30 p.m. Other services are announced as scheduled. All are welcome to attend.