The Philoptochos Society of Assumption Greek Orthodox Church will host its annual holiday bake sale from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 8, at the church, 4900 Kennedy Drive, East Moline.

The sale will feature traditional ethnic dessert favorites such as baklava, koulourakia (butter twist cookies), kourambiethes (powdered sugar cookies), melomacarona (honey-dipped spice cookies) and paximathia (Greek biscott). Ever popular tiropitakia (cheese puffs) and spanakopitakia (spinach puffs) also will be for sale, as well as gift box assortment packages.

Advance orders are recommended and will be taken through Dec. 3. To place an order, call Pete and Sue Lingris at 309-762-0760 or Doreece Boukis at 309-796-3734.


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