Several local organizations are seeking donations of furniture and household items for upcoming yard sales. The Florida Historical Society is in the need of donations for their estate and garage sale on Sat., Oct. 8 and Sun., Oct. 9 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the “Green Family Home,” which is the Historical Society’s headquarters, located at 13 Bridge St. in the Village of Florida. The proceeds from this sale will fund many Historical Society projects, such as the restoration of the circa 1840 kitchen with cooking fireplace as shown in the photo. For information call Gary 651-7466 or Marv at 651-5483.
Donations Sought for Community Center Sale
The Warwick Valley Community Center, located at 11 Hamilton Ave. in Warwick, will hold its first annual yard sale on Fri., Oct. 14 and Sat., Oct. 15 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. each day. The non-profit center, which serves residents of all ages throughout the Town of Warwick, is seeking donations of items for the sale. Drop off dates at the center are: Fri., Sept. 30 from 4 to 6 p.m.; Fri., Oct. 7 from 4 to 6 p.m.; and Sat., Oct. 8 from 10 a.m. to 12 noon. The center will accept everything, except the following: TVs, computers or accessories, clothing, books, shoes and tires. The center will accept donations of winter coats to be distributed to those in need.