GOSHEN — The Elkhart County Extension Homemakers will host “Be Creative and Repurpose” from 9 to 11 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 12, in the Home and Family Arts Building, located on the Elkhart County 4-H Fairgrounds.

Each participant will receive a booklet with all of the instructions and recipes. The cost is $10 per person, payable at the door.

The program begins with sharing ideas from the fall season. Homemakers will demonstrate various fall crafts such as blue jean centerpieces, acrylic wind catchers, canning ring pumpkins, altered books, crayon stars, and garden art. A food segment of the program will focus on how to make Cowboy Caviar and other healthy fall foods.

Committee members organizing the event are Kimberly McCreary, Joellen Allison, Sandy Bartoe, Lucy Bontrager, Barb Geiger, Brenda Houser, Ramona Huber, Cathy Mabie, Beth Phillips, Linda Weybright, and Extension Educator Mary Ann Lienhart Cross.

Registration is requested by calling the Purdue Extension Elkhart County Office at 574-533-0554 or emailing fink24@purdue.edu.

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