The time is now! Set aside those wonderful knick-knacks, books and rarely admired dust gatherers, place them gently in a large box and bring them to church for our annual Fall Treasure Sale. This year we would like contributions that include house-wares, books (no texts or encyclopedias, please!), linens, good jewelry, plants, accessories (hats, purses, belts, scarves, etc.),
collectibles–including antiques, holiday costumes, toys, games, small child items
(highchair, etc.), bikes, small furniture (lamps, side chairs), china, silverware and vintage clothing.
No regular clothing please.
Donations are welcome the week of the sale. Wednesday, Oct. 26…
11 a.m. to 5 p.m.,
Thursday, Oct. 27…9 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Friday, Oct. 28…9 a.m. to 7 p.m..
All proceeds from the sale will help support the revamping of our Youth Wing.
To make sure our sale is a great success, we need your help. It takes quite an effort to set up, arrange, sell and tear down during those 4 intense days of October. It would be wonderful to have lots of gentlemen and ladies sign up for two hour stints on one or more of those days.
Wed., Oct.26, 11-1, 1-3, 3-5
Thurs., Oct 27, 9-11, 11-1, 1-3, 3-5
Fri., Oct. 28, 9-11, 11-1, 1-3, 3-5, 5-7
Sat., Oct. 29, 7-9, 9-11, 11-1, 1-3ish!
It isn't too early to commit to a time slot.
Please call or email Martha Gessler if you can help out or if you have any questions about the sale.
Martha Gessler…302-427-9037 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Thanks one and all!
Death of Long Time Member Lew Bancroft
We are saddened to inform you of the death of long time member Lew Bancroft. A celebration of his life will be held at the First Unitarian Church of Wilmington on Saturday, September 3 at 2 p.m. Contributions may be sent in Lewis's memory to either Planned Parenthood, 625 N Shipley St, Wilmington, DE, 19801 or to the First Unitarian Church of Wilmington, 730 Halstead Rd, Wilmington, DE, 19803. Click here to see the full obituary.