MANCHESTER — Designing Women will hold its 11th annual juried fine art and craft show from 9:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 26, at Longfellow’s Greenhouses, 81 Puddleduck Road

The event will feature more than 20 New England lady artisans, live music, Maine Mystery Writers and more. The organization is a non-profit volunteer corporation that celebrates female artisans and works to support other local, non-profit organizations that help women and families, to help support emerging female artists, as well as the Sexual Assault Crisis and Support Center at Longfellow’s Greenhouses.

There will be handmade pottery, jewelry, weaving, clothing, home decorations, handmade soaps and body care and more.

A suggested $2 door donation and all lunch/refreshment proceeds will be collected by, and donated to The Sexual Assault Crisis and Support Center in Winthrop.

For more information, call Mary Kay Spencer at The Potter’s House at 582-7985 or visit

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