The air has turned from crisp to biting -- and so have the heating bills. December impends, so let's greet it the way we greet every new month hereabouts: with Bob's Bulletin Board, a collection of what's up around the area in the month ahead.
CHRISTMAS BAZAAR, DEC. 1 -- First Congregational Church, 10th and G streets NW, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Proceeds benefit church programs, including dinners for homeless women. Further information: Meg Maguire (429-0777 or 546-4536).
GREENS SALE AND CHRISTMAS BAZAAR, DEC. 15 -- St. John's Church, Georgetown Parish, 3240 O St. NW, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Further information: 338-1796.
HOLIDAY BAZAAR, DEC. 1 -- YWCA, Ninth and G streets NW. Baked goods, woodcrafts featured. Further information: Tia Young (225-6282).
BIBLE TIMES BAZAAR, DEC. 1 -- Church of the Epiphany, 1317 G St. NW, 10:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Biblical theme. Handcrafts and antiques featured. Further information: 347-2635.
BAZAAR AND SILENT AUCTION, DEC. 1 -- Barbara Chambers Children's Center, 1470 Irving St. NW, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Further information: 387-6755.
HOLIDAY BAZAAR, DEC. 1 -- Calvary Episcopal Church, Sixth and I streets NE, 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. Further information: 546-8011 or 546-8013.
CHRISTMAS HOUSE TOUR, DEC. 7 and 8 -- Sponsored by Mother's Club of St. Albans School, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. both days. Tickets $10. Further information: Betsy Flaherty (294-9380 or 951-0114).
CHANUKAH MART, DEC. 2 -- Temple Sinai, 3100 Military Rd. NW, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Crafts, Judaica, Eastern European and Middle Eastern foods featured. Further information: 363-6394.
CHRISTMAS TREE SALE AND BAZAAR, DEC. 15 and 16 -- All Souls Unitarian Church, 16th and Harvard streets NW, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. the first day, noon to 4 p.m. the second. Cosponsored by D.C. Music Center. Further information: Johari Rashad (632-9772).
INTERNATIONAL BAZAAR, DEC. 1 -- Christ Church-Capitol Hill, 620 G St. SE, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Children's games, holiday gifts featured. Further information: 547-9300.
IN SUBURBAN MARYLAND:
CRAFT FAIR, DEC. 1 -- Candlewood Elementary School, 7210 Osprey Rd., Rockville. Further information: Lois Barstis (963-1950).
ARTS AND CRAFTS FAIR, DEC. 1 -- Clinton Volunteer Fire Dept., 9025 Woodyard Rd., Clinton, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sponsored by CVFD Ladies Auxiliary. Further information: Sandy Gibbins (423-2061).
HOLIDAY BAZAAR, DEC. 1 -- Langley Park Community Center, 15th Avenue and Merrimac Drive, Langley Park, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sponsored by Langley-Hampshire Civic Association. Food, turkey shoot, silent auction featured. Further information: 439-3153 or 445-4508.
CHRISTMAS BAZAAR, DEC. 1 -- Saint Jerome's Church, 43rd and Gallatin streets, Hyattsville, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Sponsored by Saint Jerome's Home-School Association. White elephant sale, Santa's Secret Shoppe featured. Further information: Sue Bello (853-3052).
WINTERFAIR '84, DEC. 2 -- Congregation Har Shalom, 11510 Falls Rd., Potomac, 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sponsored by Har Shalom Sisterhood. Gifts and art featured. Further information: Yvonne Paretzky (452-4422 days, 762-7175 evenings).
CHANUKAH GIFT MART, DEC. 16 -- Temple Emanuel, 10101 Connecticut Avenue, Kensington, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Further information: Nancy Abeshouse (622-5119).
CHRISTMAS BAZAAR, DEC. 1 -- 3608 Legion Dr., Cheverly, 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. Sponsored by Cheverly American Legion and Auxiliary of Post 108. Further information: 773-0108.
CHANUKAH PARTY AND BOUTIQUE, DEC. 16 -- Ohr Kodesh Synagogue, Freyman Drive and East-West Highway, Chevy Chase, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Further information: Rita Hepner (460-5990).
IRISH FOLK DANCING, DEC. 8 -- St. John's Auditorium, 5700 Sargent Rd., Chillum, 9 p.m. to 1 a.m. In honor of Peggy O'Neill. Admission $6. Further information: 565-9169.
IN SUBURBAN VIRGINIA:
CHRISTMAS BENEFIT BAZAAR, DEC. 12 -- Alexandria campus, Northern Virginia Community College, 10 a.m. to 8:30 p.m. To benefit family of Dr. Stephen Dresdner. Further information: Harriet Passarelli (845-6348).
HOLIDAY CRAFT FAIR, DEC. 8 -- Thomas Jefferson High School, 6560 Braddock Rd., Alexandria, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sponsored by TJHS Band Boosters. Further information: Mary Ann Deary (354-8593).
ANNUAL CHRISTMAS BAZAAR, DEC. 2 -- Potomac Hospital auditorium, 2300 Opitz Blvd., Woodbridge, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Sponsored by hospital's auxiliary. Further information: Martha Ann Spicer (491-5561).
CHRISTMAS BOUTIQUE, DEC. 1 -- St. John's School, 6422 Linway Ter., McLean, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sponsored by St. John's Women's Council. Craft booths, silent auction and bake sale featured. Further information: Marilyn Blair (821-3237).
HOLIDAY HAPPENING, DEC. 2 -- Overlee Community Clubhouse, 6030 Lee Hwy., Arlington, 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sponsored by the Arlington Craft Group. Handcrafts and baked goods featured.
CHRISTMAS BAZAAR, DEC. 1 -- Arlington-Fairfax Elks Lodge No. 2188, 8421 Arlington Blvd., Fairfax, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Further information: Mae Beals (241-8142), Lucille Peter (536-8655) or Lois Tate (560-2474).
VARIETY SALE, DEC. 1 -- Vienna Community Center, 120 Cherry St., Vienna, 11 a.m. to 7 p.m., to benefit Friends of Homeless Animals. Further information: 281-6313.
CHILDREN'S CONCERT, DEC. 9 -- "Tiny Tots Concert" performed by Annandale High School band, 2 p.m. at the school, 4700 Medford Dr., Annandale. Admission 75 cents. Further information: Dick Nichols (334-6223).
Bob's Bulletin Board appears on the final Friday of each month in Bob Levey's Washington. Contributions are welcome. There is no charge. Submissions for the Dec. 28 edition are due by Dec. 20. Please send items in writing to Bob Levey, The Washington Post, Washington, D.C. 20071.