CORNING — A NoŽl ŗ Icaria cookie exchange will be held Sunday in the Refectory at French Icarian Village in Corning.
A short program with a special dessert and beverage will begin at 2 p.m. followed by the cookie exchange.
Tickets for the event may be purchased at Corning Chamber of Commerce or French Icarian Colony Foundation at Lauvstad Center, 710 Davis Ave., Corning, or at the door that day for a small additional charge.
Each guest is to bring four dozen home baked cookies of their favorite family Christmas cookie recipe.
Rules for the NoŽl ŗ Icaria Cookie Exchange are as follows:
1) The theme is Christmas Cookies.
2) All cookies should be homemade and baked.
3) No plain chocolate chip cookies, cookie mixes, “no-bakes,” meringues or bars.
4) Bring four dozen total cookies (from the same recipe) in a container that can be used to carry home selections.
5) Bring a basket or platter to arrange your cookies in/on for the cookie table and be creative.
6) Email a copy of the recipe before the party or bring recipe to the party. Emailed recipes received before Dec. 8 will be printed and available that day.
7) If you do not have time to bake, or have burnt cookies but still want to attend, go to a bakery and buy four dozen cookies to bring to the exchange.
For more information, call 641-322-4717, email firstname.lastname@example.org or visit www.icaria.net.†