ABC Sale: Treasures and Bargains, Antiques and Collectables

26th Annual A.B.C. (Attic-Basement-Closet Yard) Sale
Shoppers make their way through the treasures at last year’s ABC Sale

The New Bern Historical Society holds its 26th Annual A.B.C. (Attic-Basement-Closet) Yard Sale

Saturday, March 5, 7:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.

The New Bern Historical Society’s 26th annual ABC (Attic-Basement-Closet) Indoor Yard Sale is Saturday, March 5, 2016 from 7:30 a.m. until 12:30p.m. at the Knights of Columbus Building, 1125 Pinetree Drive, New Bern. Everything from dishes to dolls to door knobs will be sold at this one-day-only sale.  Society President, Nelson McDaniel is expecting this to be one of the largest ABC Sales ever, as donations have overflowed storage spaces.

Value-spotting shoppers eagerly await this huge annual event.  Items available include antiques, collectibles, pictures, furniture, kitchenware, hardware, toys, jewelry, books, linens, silver, seasonal decorations, sporting equipment, electronics, brass, dishes, and much more. Be there early for best selection! Admission is free.

This year there is an abundance of very nice furniture, much of it in excellent condition. Furniture shoppers are reminded to come prepared to transport their purchases as it will all have to be removed by 1:00 pm.

Collection for the sale is ongoing.  To donate items to the ABC Yard Sale or for information call 638-8558 or e-mail.  Please bring your donated items to the Historical Society office, 511 Broad St., New Bern. If you need help with larger items, please call the office to make arrangements.

Proceeds from the ABC Sale benefit the educational programs of the New Bern Historical Society. The Historical Society is a non-profit organization whose mission is to celebrate and promote New Bern and its heritage through events and education.  With a 501 (c) 3 status, donations qualify as tax deductions to the extent allowed by law.

Submitted by: Kathy Morrison, New Bern Historical Society