Need an inexpensive present for a gift exchange?
Frances Burke has turned her historical home, at 319 W. Main, into Hoopeston’s newest gift store, The Welcome Home Gift Shop.
Whether it’s laundry soap, candles, dolls, pictures, crocheted items or even an apple press, it’s at the Welcome Home.
The Welcome Home Gift Shop will have a ribbon cutting at noon Friday and a bake sale will be held Saturday. Residents can bring homemade goods or come and sample some of Hoopeston’s finest.
All weekend, samples of flavored teas and coffees willo be offered.
Shop hours are 10:00AM to 5:00PM, with Burke working the morning hours and Sue Comstock taking the afternoon shift.
More information is availableat the shop’s Facebook page or by calling (217) 772-9066.
Story contributed by Just the Facts news publication.