provided to The Santiva Chronicle
Noah’s Ark Thrift Shop, a ministry of St. Michael and All Angels Episcopal Church, will have several special events in July before they close for August and September. Leading up to the seasonal closing will be the traditional Bag Day on July 30. New events have also been added this year including:
Christmas in July
There will be Christmas decorations/decor in pop-ups outside and in the store on July 6, 9, 13 and 16.
Sales leading up to Bag Day
Plan to visit the last two weeks of July for big sales before Bag Day. Everything will be 50 percent off on Tuesday, July 20; and 60 percent off on Friday, July 23; and 70 percent off on Tuesday, July 27.
Bag Day is from 9:30 to 11 a.m. Friday, July 30. Bags will be sold for $5 beginning at 8:30 a.m. Cash only on this day. Everything you can fit in your bag is yours! Larger items will be 80% off.
Noah’s Ark Thrift Shop is located behind the church, 2304 Periwinkle Way. In July, the hours are Tuesdays and Fridays from 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Due to construction, there may be times the Periwinkle entrance is closed; if so, please enter via Dunlop Road. Admission numbers are given out starting at 8:30 a.m. to limit capacity to 40 people at a time in the shop.
Noah’s Ark Mission is to sell donated items to fund grants that alleviate suffering, while nurturing compassion and friendship between volunteers and customers. Proceeds are donated to charities identified through grant applications submitted to the St. Michael’s Grant Committee. Grants are made to benefit local, national, and worldwide needs. Over the past 60 years over 7 million dollars has been given to several charities.
For more information check out the Noah’s Ark Thrift Shop Sanibel FaceBook page, www.saintmichaels-sanibel.org or call 239-472-3356.