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Verona Sports Equipment and Musical Instrument Swap on August 28 and 29

Do you have outgrown or gently used sports equipment, athletic uniforms or musical instruments?

DONATE TO THE SWAP!

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DONATE gently used equipment

SHOP at the SWAP

SUPPORT a Local Charity

 

How: Drop off donated items on Sunday, 8/27 12-8 P.M.

Where: Verona Community Center Ballroom—880 Bloomfield Ave

When: Shop the Swap Monday, 8/28th and Tuesday, 8/29th 10A.M.—4 P.M. and 6-8 P.M.

Prices range from $1.00-$10.00

 

Volunteers needed! Please contact:

Jen Critchley (JCritchley@connellfoley.com) or

MaryEllen McHugh (tmmchugh5@verizon.net)

ALL PROCEEDS BENEFIT THE TOWNSHIP OF VERONA CHILDREN’S FUND

Unsold equipment will be discarded

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