Preview Sale - Friday, August 9 - 6 to 8 pm
Regular Sale - Saturday, August 10 - 9am to 2 pm
Clearing out your closet, downsizing, need to make space for some new items in your wardrobe or, you just want to get organized? All are good reasons to start putting things aside to donate for our next sale on August 9 & 10, 2019.
Clothing & Linens: washed, no tears, no stains, no mildew, no strong odors from cigarettes, pets or moth-balls. Please help our volunteers by folding clothing and placing in plastic clean garbage bags or boxes.
Upholstered Furniture & Area Rugs: Please no significant tears or stains, no mildew or strong cigarette/pet odors.
Wood or Solid Furniture: no broken or badly dented, water damaged or missing any vital parts. Minor dents or scratches are acceptable. Entertainment centers are acceptable if they can be re-purposed as wardrobe or pantry.
Televisions: Flat screen TV’s only, still in good working condition, no missing knobs or buttons. Minor dents or scratches are acceptable.
Electronics: Only in working order, stereo components & speakers, computers, printers, & monitors.
Appliances: Microwave ovens and other m small appliances. Please in working condition with no missing knobs or buttons. Minor dents or scratches are acceptable.
Miscellaneous Items: Toys, tools, music instruments, knickknacks, books (not school textbooks), artwork, clean area rugs, dishes, pots/pans, shoes, antiques, and jewelry. We prefer small items to be in stackable boxes with lids or flaps that close.
We couldn’t have a fundraiser without your generosity. Donations may be brought to church starting Sunday, August 4th then, on Monday 8/5 through Thursday 8/8 between 8:30 am and 8:30 pm daily. Big Rummage Pick Up can be arranged for the morning of Saturday, August 3rd by contacting Betsy Bauer firstname.lastname@example.org - (865) 805-1241 or Maureen Hoyt (email@example.com – (865) 456-4533.
Ways you can help for the August 9/10, 2019 Rummage Sale
Lend us folding tables: We will need to borrow many. Label with your name and phone number. They may be brought to church starting Sunday, August 4 or we can pick them up during our Big Rummage Pick Up on the morning of Saturday, August 3.
Volunteer: The Rummage Sale needs you! It takes many volunteers to operate the sale. Help with Big Rummage Pickup on Saturday, August 3 from 9 a.m. to noon, continuing into the afternoon if needed. Volunteers with strong backs and trucks & vans are needed; help sort and prepare items for sale in the week prior to the sale; assist customers at the sale on the 9 & 10 and/or help clean up afterwards. Watch for signup sheets in the Social Hall.
Shop: Friday for the preview sale (6 to 8 pm) and/or on Saturday (9 am to 2 pm.) You’ll find good bargains for amazing merchandise while helping to support many of the great causes of ORUUC and you’ll be advocating for recycling, repurposing, and reusing items to keep from loading our landfills!
For donations of big items or tables to be picked up: Please contact Betsy Bauer firstname.lastname@example.org - (865) 805-1241 or Maureen Hoyt (email@example.com – (865) 456-4533.