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Bethany Community to present Vintage fashion show

A few models who will take part in the Friday, November 18 vintage fashion show at Bethany Community in Alexandria include (standing, left to right) Marcella Thoennes, Marlys Wightman, Julie Eipperle, Val Jerzak and Patty Puyear. Seated: Stacha Hagen and Iola Stark. The show will feature everyday wear, evening wear, sleep wear and even swim wear. Contributed

Bethany Community in Alexandria will present a vintage fashion show featuring men's and women's apparel from the turn of the century through the 1970s.

The show is Friday, November 18 at 3 p.m. in the Bethany Community Chapel, 1020 Lark Street.

Kathy Ray of Barrett has collected vintage clothing for more than 20 years and has selected some classic pieces to be modeled at the show, including everyday wear, evening wear, sleep wear and swim wear.

Bethany staff, residents and community members will model the clothing while Ray narrates a description of the fabric, the designer, the style and where she acquired it.

There will be refreshments and a time to socialize and reminisce following the show.

There is no charge for this event; free will offerings will be accepted.