40th Annual Girls Inc. Arts and Crafts Show on the Santa Fe Plaza – 9 to 6 p.m., Sat., Aug. 4, 2012 and 9 to 5 p.m., Sun., Aug. 5, 2012

40th Annual Girls Inc. Arts and Crafts Show on the Santa Fe Plaza – 15 minutes from the Zia Diner

The Girls Inc.® Arts and Crafts Show is a local event held in Santa Fe, New Mexico each year on the Santa Fe Plaza. During the 2012 event visitors and locals alike will see that this event features a fantastic array of crafts people and fine artists showcasing their wares including creative photography, wood work, metal work, sculpture, pottery, painting (oils, watercolors, etc.,), custom designed jewelry and specialty foods.

The annual event that has been held for the last 39 years financially is the most important fundraising event for Girls Inc of Santa Fe® does for itself. Girls Inc. of Santa Fe has programs for girls in the community that help them build their self-esteem, enhance their resourcefulness and encourage their problem solving skill sets. The goal of the organization is motivate and encourage girls to be incredibly strong, intelligent and courageous.