Friday, July 29, 2011

Better Than Tax Free Weekend Begins Today!

Better Than Tax Free Weekend Begins Today!
Shop local and save BIG!
The Valdosta-Lowndes County Chamber wants everyone to shop local during the "Better Than Tax Free Weekend" starting today!

Participating businesses in the Greater Valdosta area are offering at least 10% savings on merchandise allowing you to save more money than you would on a normal tax free holiday. 

Think B.I.G. and save BIG!
(Buy In Greater Valdosta)

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Wednesday, July 27, 2011

Special Needs Children

The Ballet School
"A place where magic really does happen! They are very community-minded, very conscientious,and all children are included and celebrated for their uniqueness. These ladies go out of their way, year after year, to help all of these girls realize their dreams of being prima ballerinas. Their Special Needs class is magic that one has to experience to believe!" Quote from mother Jennifer Carter
The Ballet School offers dance classes for children ages 3 to adult. Classes include ballet, pointe, tap, jazz, modern, lyrical, and hip hop.
1007 Williams Street, Valdosta, GA 31602 ~ 229-247-0597
Jacob's Ladder
To reach members of our community who were previously unable to consider riding due to physical or mental disabilities, who are interested in furthering their knowledge of horses and are interested in learning to ride horses in a safe, non-stressful environment.
To provide an outlet for the recreational and developmental needs of school-age children and adults.

5866 Bradford Rd. N
Hahira, GA 31632
Leslie Jacobs


Friday, July 8, 2011

Kidz Klothing & More Consignment Sale

***NEW RECEIVING DAY**** SATURDAY, August 6, 2011 11AM-4PM
Consignor's Pre-Sale SATURDAY, August 6, 2011 7PM-9PM (please, no children)
Open to Public SUNDAY, August 7, 9AM – 7PM
Monday, August 8, Tuesday, August 9, Wednesday, August 10, 9AM-6PM
Half Price Sale: Thursday, August 11, 8AM – 6PM
Pick up Clothes and $ Friday, August 12, 2PM – 6PM
All items have to be picked up before 6:00PM. Any items not picked up will be donated to local charities Friday evening, so PLEASE mark your calendars!
MATHIS AUDITORIUM (Ashley Street – by South Georgia Medical Center)

Receiving: All items must be received, racked and displayed BEFORE 4PM. For Seller Number, E-MAIL Elizabeth West or Martha Ann Berlin at or call Elizabeth @ 229-834-5233 or Martha Ann @404-394-4044. **We will return your emails or calls in the evenings because we both work full-time during the day.

We also NEED VOLUNTEERS to help work the sale.  If you work 4 hours, you get to shop from 5:30 – 6:30pm before the consignors pre-sale Saturday. An 8 hour shift will allow you to shop at 5:00. If you would be interested in working, please e-mail us and we will put you on the schedule. 
1.   ***3x5 index cards MUST be used to tag items and MUST be attached with straight pins.  -- NO safety pins, please.
2.   Your seller number goes in the TOP RIGHT corner of each card
3.   Mark your card "ND" (No Discount) in the bottom left corner if you do NOT want your items to go ½ price on the last day.
4.   Put the description & size in the middle of the card.
5.   Put the price in the BOTTOM RIGHT hand corner.
6.   Clothing items should be hung on hangers with “hook” facing the left when held in front of you.
7.   Jeans/pants/bloomers should be secured to hangers with safety pins and/or to matching tops. (This is the only exception to safety pins.  DO NOT use them to attach index cards!)
8.   Toy items should be bagged securely & taped shut with tag on outside.
9.   On Big Items, your seller number should be marked on the bottom with a permanent marker. Use strong, clear packing tape to secure your tag. (Scotch tape is not strong enough).
10.  Shoes should be placed in Ziploc bags when they will fit, otherwise, tie shoe strings together or buckle shoes in pairs.
11.  Inspect twice for stains-check knees, crotch, bottom, sleeves, collar, neck.       PLEASE DON'T BRING ANYTHING WITH STAINS.  WE WILL BE CLOSELY CHECKING EACH ITEM. Please be considerate of other consignors and DOUBLE CHECK!!!!!
 Items to be accepted:  Gently worn FALL & WINTER clothing items sizes NB thru Jr's Sizes; Formal & Special Occasion Wear; Baby Clothing & Items(car seats, bouncers, exersaucers, high chairs, etc.);  Children's Furniture/Equipment; Playsets;  Ride-on Toys; Videos/DVDs/Video Games and systems; Toys (without small pieces); Books; Children's shoes (max 3 pr); NO SOCKS OR UNDERWEAR.  Sorry No Maternity.  Everything should be in great condition.  Items with missing buttons, tears, and outdated items will not be accepted.
Maximum number of clothing items is 50 pieces.  You make 70% of the sales price, less a $5.00 participation fee.  We are not responsible for fire, theft, accident, or damage.   
* Cash only (except at Pre Sale- Pre Sale is the only time we will accept checks).