The Fall Open Air Community Expo

On a beautiful day, the Fall Open Air Community Expo was held on Saturday, September 18, 2021 at Aldersgate United Methodist Church in west Toledo.

Among the vendors were small business owners with their products and services such as Shaiem Hampton, Bomaye Bracelets and Accessories, Tyhisha Jelks, Be Tru 2 You, Joenette Grant, Miss Stella’s Cakes, Cookies and Pies, Veronica Phillips, OWN IT Hair Oil, Sheri Singer, Color Street, Sandra Combs, Scentsy, Wanda Presberry, Promises Bliss & Book Author and Kelly Westmoreland, Younique Cosmetics, Erica Buchanan, Ebtonement Apparel and many more.

The event organizer, Donnetta Carter, held the second annual Food Drive for non-perishable items for Aldersgate United Methodist Church, residing Pastor Melissa Steinecker, to restock their Food Pantry.

The event sponsors included Taylor Automotive Family, Molina Health Care, The Sojourner’s Truth Newspaper and The Huntington National Bank; event volunteers were Jasmine Tilman, Debbie Harris and Tamara Bennett.

The next EXPOS are scheduled for Saturday, October 30, Fall Indoor Expo-Extravaganza and 10th Annual Christmas Bazaar on Saturday, December 11, both from 10 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. and both held at St. Clements Hall 2990 Tremainsville Road.

For more information on vendor availability contact via email: or (419) 367-9765