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Weekend Deals: Town Tag Sales; Eliza B. Opens

If you break for tag sales, you'll be doing a lot of stop-and-go driving this weekend.

The Cromwell Historical Society is hosting a traditional barn sale at 395 Main St., in Cromwell, on Saturday, July 8, from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m.

East Haddam and Moodus hold their annual townwide tag sale on Saturday, July 8. Tag sale maps at easthaddamrec.com.

Hunt Library in Falls Village sponsors a tag sale at The Center, 103 Main St., from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Sunday, July 9. 860-824-7424 or huntlibrary.org.

The Soroptimists are holding a fundraising tag sale at the Bethlehem Fair Grounds, 384 Main St. N. in Bethlehem, on Friday, Saturday and Sunday. (Enter by the South Gate.)

St. Mary's Church, 41 Park St. in Manchester, is holding a book and bake sale on Saturday, July 8, from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. stmarysct.org.

Ahoy! New London Maritime Society will hold a Maritime Market in the courtyard behind the Custom House at 150 Bank St., from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Saturday, July 8, with maritime artifacts, books and antiques. (The sale takes place during Sail Fest, which draws thousands to the area, so expect a crowd.) nlmaritimesociety.org

The Bristol Historical Society, 98 Summer St., is holding a summer tag sale on Friday and Saturday, July 7 and 8. The sale starts at 9 a.m. each day.

Blumen Laden, 41 Bridge St. in the Collinsville section of Canton, holds a sale through July 31 with 20 percent off select clothing and 50 percent off spring and summer arrangements; 860-693-8600.

Best Dressed Kids, 15 Mountain Ave. in Bloomfield, is open Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays through September and all summer clothing is on sale. The shop features gently used infants and children's clothes; 860- 243-0376.

Deal Of The Day

The Eliza B. Factory Store, 55 Plains Road, Essex, is open for the season. The shop features deals on trendy sandals, leather goods and accessories and fashionable pet leashes and collars. Savings run as much as 50 percent, and all sales are final. Hours are Monday through Thursday, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. elizab.com

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