“We were also able to celebrate our 85th anniversary

draws a crowd to annual rummage sale The Junior League of St. Petersburg’s Whale canada goose outlet store uk of a Sale attracted a boatload of shoppers. More than canada goose black friday sale 1,100 people attended the annual rummage sale, up from around 700 last year. The sale was held on Saturday and Sunday… View Article

Information

draws a crowd to annual rummage sale

The Junior League of St. Petersburg’s Whale canada goose outlet store uk of a Sale attracted a boatload of shoppers. More than canada goose black friday sale 1,100 people attended the annual rummage sale, up from around 700 last year. The sale was held on Saturday and Sunday with a preview “Sip and Sea” party Friday night.”We had several repeat customers who have followed the sale over the years,” said Marie Hartney, donations and logistics chair for Canada Goose Parka the event. “One of our favorite patrons comes every year to buy items for another nonprofit she works with.”Some of the best deals included signed and numbered prints canada goose outlet black friday of artwork, sets of china, hand painted pottery, strollers, a KitchenAid mixer, an 18 piece knife block and Kate Spade canada goose coats on sale and Prada purses.”We were also able to celebrate our 85th anniversary, by canada goose black friday sale giving ’85th promos’ as door prizes to random customers as canada goose store they entered canada goose outlet new york city the shop,” Hartney said. Thanks to a donation from Long Appliances, one gentleman was thrilled to get his wife a new stove. Proceeds from the recent ball at canada goose outlet the Hilton St. Petersburg Carillon Park will be donated to Clothes to Kids and PARC.This year’s queen is Teresa Wittstruck. Her court includes Samantha Nevins, Melissa LeClair, Donna Mainguth, Sydni Shollenberger, Susanna Bellafante and Barbara Paonessa. Canada Goose Outlet canada goose outlet Ball chairs were Noreen Hodges and June Wedding. The queen and court are selected each year by an anonymous group of community leaders who judge resumes canada goose uk outlet sent in from nonprofit organizations.All past queens are recognized at the ball each year and escorted by a loved one.”I don’t have any demands on me. I just show up. It’s so meaningful to see everybody I know here every year,” said 2011 queen Mary Wheeler. All past queens wear their tiara, each one unique, to the ball. So how exactly do you store a tiara?Roseanna Costa, 2014 queen, keeps uk canada goose outlet hers in Bubble Wrap. For Sally Poynter, 2009 queen, hers is kept in a Ziplock bag. Catherine McGarry, the 2007 queen, let her 5 year old granddaughter take her tiara out of storage when she visited from Portland last year.”She kept it on the whole time she was here,” McGarry said. “We rode in the carriage downtown and she wore it and was waving to everyone.”The crown broke at canada goose jacket outlet some point, but was fixed with a glue official canada goose outlet gun. Petersburg Resort but looked more like something out of South canada goose outlet toronto factory Beach or a surreal dream. The Vinoy’s Mediterranean style ballroom was transformed with flowing, white curtains, strands of white beads and small, shimmering buy canada goose jacket cheap paper butterflies hanging throughout. Cocktails were served from white leather tufted bars. Abstract shapes were projected on the walls of the darkened ballroom.Pinellas County’s hospice is the oldest in the country, according to Kathy Rabon, executive director of the Suncoast canada goose outlet nyc Hospice Foundation, which raises funds for hospice as well as seven other programs under the Empath Health umbrella. Empath Health has 2,000 volunteers and 1,100 employees. It offers many services beyond end of life careAn adult care cheap canada goose center, for example, offers two meals a day, medical services, physical therapy, recreation and more to canada goose outlet jackets 250 elderly who are still living at home but need extra help. The program that helps clients who aren’t in their final stages of life is called PACE, for Program of All Inclusive Care for the Elderly.Rabon said one the program’s clients recently told her: “When I win the lottery I’m giving it all to PACE.””We never turn anyone away,” Empath CEO https://www.cheshuntteamministry.org.uk Rafael Sciullo told me. “Our patients are our greatest teachers. They tell us what the needs are and we try to meet them.”After dessert a chocolate masquerade mask over white chocolate canada goose outlet sale mousse was served, Rabon pointed to a long white scarf suspended from a large hook in the ceiling and told me, “Wait until you see what that’s for.”.


Share