October 3, 2013
30th Annual American Red Cross Book Fair
DATE Thursday, October 3, 2013
TIME 9:00 am – 7:00 pm EDT
WHERE Monroe County Fairgrounds, Commercial Building West, 5700 W. Airport Road,
Bloomington, IN 47403
PRESENTER Monroe County Chapter
CONTACT June Taylor
COST $10 opening day only
TICKET PHONE 812-332-7292
NOTES 30th Annual American Red Cross Book Fair
October 3 – 8, 2013
Location: Monroe County Fairgrounds, Commercial Building West
Admission: Free, except for opening day.
The 30th Annual American Red Cross Book Fair will be held October 3 – 8, 2013 at the Monroe County Fairgrounds, Commercial Building West. There will be 100,000 gently used books, CDs, videos, DVDs, cassettes, records, games, puzzles, maps, sheet music, and many other items for sale at very reasonable prices.
Opening day admission is $10, but the rest of the week’s attendance is free. Please call to receive a Book Fair bookmark with dates, times (vary from day to day) and specials listed. All proceeds from the Book Fair benefit Red Cross disaster relief, service to military families, and emergency preparedness services in Monroe and Owen Counties.
Thurs., Oct. 3, 9 am -7 pm OPENING DAY! $10 admission for best selection of books & media.
Friday, Oct. 4: 9 am – 7 pm: No admission charge. 4th annual food drive for Hoosier Hills Food Bank – bring non-perishable food and you’ll receive a “book buck,”
good for $1 off book and media purchases.
Saturday, Oct. 5: 9 am – 6 pm : 4th annual food drive for Hoosier Hills Food Bank – bring non-perishable food and you’ll receive a book buck, good for $1 off book and media purchases
Sunday, Oct. 6: 9 am – 6 pm: Half-price day & Military Family Appreciation Day – Military families present ID and get free goodie bags for your children!
Monday, Oct. 7: 9 am – 6 pm: $10 bag-it day – we furnish the bag or bring your own of comparable size. You can fit at least two dozen books in a grocery bag – all for ten bucks.
Tuesday, Oct. 8: 9 am – 12 pm Community Day; Books & media left are free. Donations are encouraged.
Contact us at (812) 332-7292 or firstname.lastname@example.org for more information or to volunteer for this event, or visit us on the web at www.redcross.org.
September 5, 2013 – September 7, 2013
The Thrift Shop at the corner of Eighth and California is having a sack sale. September 5 and 6, put all you can in a sack for $5.00. On Saturday, September 7, one day only, each sack is a $1.00.
Our Fall open house will be the following week September 12-14. Be prepared to be amazed and delighted with the fall merchandise we have to offer. As always, our profits go right back into the community!
August 29, 2013 – August 31, 2013
The Thrift Shop at the corner of Eighth and California is having a half price sale this week, August 29,30,31. Store hours are Thursday through Saturday, 10:00 a.m. To 1:00 p.m. The Thrift Shop is owned and operated by Psi Iota Xi Sorority. Proceeds from the shop go back to the community in the form of scholarships and books for schools, special equipment for the hearing impaired and other community projects in art, literature and music.
August 24, 2013
Money and time are valuable, so shop and sell with us! We love bargains and know our clients do too! Our primary goals are to offer an easy and fun way to consign /sell items you no longer need and give shoppers a chance to purchase items at a fraction of the retail cost. Most of all we are excited to interact with the community by networking through our resales! We currently offer The Columbus Kids Resale up to 3 times a year! Check out this sale for great deals on items you need for your children or to downsize the amount of stuff you are storing in your home!
Join us August 24 from 8:00 am to 11:30 am and 12:00 noon – 2:00 pm.
If you have some great kid stuff you’re no longer using or no longer need, please visit the Online Registration page on this website to register electronically.
FAQ’s- Our resales are the latest trend for consigning unwanted items. You name the price! You receive up to 80% of your sales! You don’t have to advertise or work the sale. We do all the behind the scenes work! You can also have peace of mind in knowing that 5% of the sales, from our Spring/Summer and Fall/Winter Resales, will go to a local charitable organization.
August 3, 2013
July 27, 2013
How about supporting the CNHS Choir while also supporting your back?!?
Our 3rd Annual Mattress Sale is:
Saturday, July 27th
10:00 am – 5:00 pm
Columbus North Choir Room (enter Door #3 on the north side near parking lot)
All sizes available!
All Brand New – Name Brands such as Restonic, Southerland and more, including memory foam and cool gel styles!
Cash, Checks and Credit Cards Accepted!
Profits go directly to the choir!
Save 30% – 60% off retail prices!
July 13, 2013
Join us on Saturday, July, 13th for a Christmas in July Craft Bazaar & Bake Sale at the 2nd Baptist Church.
June 21, 2013 – June 22, 2013
AMVETS Post 509 & Voiture 1274 40&8
4th Annual Fundraising Garage Sale
Members of Columbus AMVETS Post 509 and Bartholomew County 40&8 Voiture 1274 respectfully request usable donations of items for our Garage Sale
Northwest Corner 15th and Central Av. Columbus, In 47201
Times: 7:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Dates: June 21 and June 22, 2013
We will accept donations up to June 18.
Please call Gordon Kim Ritter @ 371-9111 or Rick Caldwell @ 390-9753 to arrange pickup or your delivery.
ALL proceeds will be utilized to support our local veteran organizations’ various projects in support of our veterans and our community.
May 18, 2013
White Creek United Methodist Church is hosting the annual “All You Can Eat” Pancake Breakfast on Saturday, May 18 from 8:00 am to 10:30 am.
Biscuits and Gravy
Coffee – Juice – Milk
Free Will Offering for Meal. Proceeds go towards church improvements and other United Methodist Women projects.
April 27, 2013
Sandy Hook United Methodist Church is hosting a community rummage sale to help raise funds for a mission trip to Belize this summer. There will be a bake sale full of sweet treats!
The sale will happen on Saturday, April 27, from 8 am – 1 pm.
If individuals have any used items [in good condition] they would like to donate, they can contact Stephen at (615) 423 7294 and he can coordinate drop off/pick up of their donations.