Waterfall Arts announces the first annual Cookie Bake Off Contest. The cookie tasting and voting will take place during the arts center’s “Handmade” show opening Friday, Dec. 4, from 5 to 8 p.m.

Waterfall Arts is looking for bakers to make the most delicious and beautiful cookies. Taste testers will make donations to sample the cookies and then will vote for their favorites. The Bake Off winner will receive a $30 gift certificate to use at the popular “Handmade” show, which features handcrafted items made by more than 100 artists from all over the state.

To enter the Cookie Bake Off, call 338-2222 or email info@waterfallarts.org by Friday, Nov. 27. All proceeds will benefit Waterfall Arts educational programming. Waterfall Arts is located at 256 High St; more information can be found at waterfallarts.org.

Courier Publications’ A&E Editor Dagney C. Ernest can be reached at (207) 594-4401, ext. 115; or dernest@courierpublicationsllc.com.