2018 Rummage

Premium PreSale: Thursday, July 12 from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. Grand Sale: Saturday, July 14 from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m.

2018-06-14T15:50:00+00:00 News, Rummage|

Starting Now: A Community of Caring at Rummage

By Vivian Vahlberg The Reverend Dr. Jo Forrest loves the way the elegant, immaculately maintained Kenilworth Union Church buildings are given over every summer for such a humble purpose as the Church’s annual Rummage Sale. For the next six weeks, almost all of the Church’s many rooms—from Sunday School classrooms to the Warwick Manse [...]

2018-05-29T11:45:36+00:00 Church Stories, Rummage|

North Shore Rummage Sales

If you love shopping at Kenilworth Union Church’s Rummage sale, you might be interested in knowing more about other Rummage Sales on the North Shore. Rummage sales have been treasured rituals in Chicago’s North Shore suburbs and surrounding communities for almost 100 years. In addition to Kenilworth Union Church, several dozen other churches, synagogues, and [...]

2018-05-16T13:09:30+00:00 Rummage|

Shopping Tips

The sale starts at 8 a.m. Thursday and Saturday. Savvy shoppers line up hours before then, in one of two lines, no shoppers will be admitted at other entrances: One line starting at the front southeast door of the main church building One line starting at the side southwest door of the main church building [...]

2018-05-23T10:03:22+00:00 Rummage|

Shopping at Rummage

When the doors open on Kenilworth Union Church’s annual Rummage Sale July 12 and 14, shoppers will find a church filled with extraordinary treasures and deep bargains. The church’s classrooms and meeting rooms, as well as the building next door and even several big tents outside, will all be stuffed with an amazing array [...]

2018-05-22T07:58:17+00:00 Rummage|

Another Way to Donate: Contribute a Blue Bag!

Please consider supporting Rummage financially by underwriting a free “blue bag” that can be filled at the Rummage Sale by representatives of our Outreach Agencies and the less fortunate individuals and families they serve. The cost is $15 for one prepaid bag or $100 for 10 bags. Please make checks payable to Kenilworth Union [...]

2018-06-19T14:59:59+00:00 Rummage|

Why Should I Donate to Rummage?

Why donate goods to Rummage instead of selling things online or at yard sales or giving them to all the many other places that now accept donations? Rummage turns your donations into money that supports 40 carefully selected social service agencies that do God’s work in helping the homeless, feeding the hungry, working with [...]

2018-05-16T13:13:16+00:00 Rummage|

What Should I Donate to Rummage?

How about donating the toys, clothes and sporting equipment your kids have outgrown, to make way for ones that do fit? How about finally letting go of all those precious things you no longer need that your children have no interest in—from china and silver to fine vases, antiques and collectibles? How about giving [...]

2018-06-01T10:30:23+00:00 Rummage|

Guide to the Departments

Entry allowed only through southeast or southwest doors of main church building. Church Building, Main Floor Women’s apparel fills the first floor of the Main Church Building. French Room: Designer clothing, shoes, plus other fine clothing such as furs, formal wear, wedding dresses, and cashmere sweaters. Jewelry: Fine and costume jewelry for adults [...]

2018-06-04T17:32:26+00:00 Rummage|