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Great idea! Loomis Lions Eyeglass-Hearing Aid Collection Box

Great idea! Loomis Lions Eyeglass-Hearing Aid Collection Box

MaryAnne and I were on a holiday yesterday and we stopped in Loomis for a cup of coffee. I couldn’t believe it – the Loomis Lions have painted a mailbox red and it is their collection box for eyeglasses AND hearing aids. What a wonderful idea! We […]

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It’s Time to Clean Out and Donate your old CDs/LPs/More

It's Time to Clean Out and Donate your old CDs/LPs/More

Capital Public Radio has announced the date of the next Annual Used Record & CD (and much more!) sale, June 27 – June 29, 2014. Here’s the link http://www.capradio.org/recordsale The best thing is Cap Radio has been accepting donations all year long and are still accepting donations of […]

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Great Read: Lost Family Letters Found

Great Read: Lost Family Letters Found

I finished reading the latest California State Library Foundation Bulletin (No. 107, 2014) and wanted to share a wonderful story. In the article “A Reunion with a Twist“, Debbie Hollingsworth tells a heartwarming story of letters written by a World War I Doughboy from California, acquired by the […]

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Unwanted rock collection? Donation Opportunity

Unwanted rock collection? Donation Opportunity

Did you end up an unwanted rock collection? Sometimes we inherit or are gifted items we have no idea what to do with. But it doesn’t feel right to throw it away and you don’t want to burden someone else with it. Or, what if you were […]

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Capital Public Radio: Donate Used Records, CDs, more

Capital Public Radio: Donate Used Records, CDs, more

It’s the time of the year to get your old stuff together and donate to help Capital Public Radio. Now you can donate at participating Cost Plus locations! From the Capital Public Radio website: From May 17th to June 7th, we will be accepting donations of music and movies […]

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Need to donate BOOKS? Sac SPCA Book Sale

Need to donate BOOKS? Sac SPCA Book Sale

It’s that time again! The Sacramento SPCA Spring Book Sale is scheduled for April 20 – April 29 at Country Club Plaza at 2310 Watt Ave. in Sacramento. To make it a great book sale, the Sacramento SPCA needs your book donations. What a wonderful opportunity to […]

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Donate Rocks and Minerals: Sac State Geology Club Auction

Rocks, stamps, coins, bonsai trees — these are often the types of collections individuals spend their lifetime picking, editing, and loving. Sometimes you lose interest and it’s difficult to figure out how and where to move a collection on. Or you’ve inherited a collection and you don’t […]

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Donate Books: Sac SPCA Book Sale

I love the work the Sacramento SPCA accomplishes in our region. In fact, we recently added a new parakeet to our flock — and she was adopted from the Sacramento SPCA. Do you have books you’re ready to move on? Need a little positive encouragement to go […]

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