It’s not often the Chicago area has comfortable weather in July, so why not make the most of it and head out to rummage sales in the area? Throughout the suburbs, the Chicago area is hosting plenty of rummage sales. Check out the following rummage sales the weeknd of July 11 through 13, 2014.
Calvary Lutheran Church: Did you miss Calvary Lutheran Church’s rummage sale in June? Don’t worry, you can check out the church’s second sale of the season. Held July 11 and 12, 2014, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., the sale also has food available for purchase. The sale’s proceeds will benefit the church’s video ministry. The church is located at 107 N. Wood Dale Rd. in Wood Dale.
United Lutheran Church: This weekend, check out what is available for sale at United Lutheran Church’s annual rummage salele t. The one-day event is scheduled for July 12, 2014, from 8:30 a.m. to noon. A selection of items is available for sale, including a pasta maker, clothing and outdoor water toys. United Lutheran Church is located at 409 Greenfield St. in Oak Park.
Rummage sale tips: A rummage sale is a great way to check out a number of deals under one roof. As with any big sale, you should plan to arrive early so you can scope out the deals in advance. In addition, you should plan to bring a friend with you to help check out the deals and carry larger items back to your vehicle.
Rummage sale preview: Don't forget to mark your calendar for upcoming rummage sales in the Chicago area. Kenilworth Union Church (211 Kenilworth Ave., Kenilworth) will host its annual rummage sale July 17 and 19, 2014. Proceeds from the sale, which is considered a must-see event, will be donated to 40 charities. Household goods, kitchenware, and clothing for men, women, children and infants are among the many items available for sale.