If you can make a trip to Deep River on Thursday evening, you can satisfy your jewelry habit without spending much money. Online retailer EvesAddiction.com is holding a friends and family jewelry sample sale at 16 Grove St. The event features hundreds of rings, necklaces, bracelets and earrings at 50 percent off retail prices. Many of these pieces are designer inspired and made of sterling silver. (For additional savings, be sure to check out the $1 baskets and $5 tables.) Other merchandise includes $2 sunglasses and bargain-priced purses. Hours are 6:30 to 9 p.m. Payment is by cash or check only. Information: www.evesaddiction.com.
Connecticut’s Tax Free Week runs from Sunday, Aug. 18 through Saturday, Aug. 24. During that time, you won’t pay sales tax on most individual clothing or footwear items priced less than $300.
The First Congregational Church of Deep River holds its annual flea market on the church green on Route 154 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Saturday, Aug. 17. Information: 860-526-5045 or www.deepriverchurch.com.