Antique Road Extravaganza to Benefit Keep Durham Beautiful

KDB supporters encouraged to bring in their heirlooms and keepsakes for professional appraisal at the Antique Road Extravaganza

Durham, NC – (September 9, 2016) – Are you a fan of PBS’s Antiques Roadshow? Ever wonder what your own heirlooms and keepsakes are worth? Come find out on Saturday, September 17th. Carillon Assisted Living of Durham is hosting an Antique Road Extravaganza that will directly benefit Keep Durham Beautiful beautification programs. Professional antique appraisers will be on site to evaluate your items and there will be old-time refreshments to enjoy while learning more about Keep Durham Beautiful programs.

Antique Road Extravaganza
Saturday, September 17, 2016
1:00 – 4:00 PM
4713 Garrett Road
$10 in advance/ $25 at the door

What to bring:
• Antiques and collectables
• Jewelry, silver, porcelain, glass
• Prints and artwork (some exclusions apply-call first)
• Small vintage furnishings
• Photos of large or heavy furniture (photos must be clear, recent, and taken from multiple angles)

What not to bring:
• Weapons of any kind
• Gold or gems
• Coins or coin collections
• Stamps or stamp collections
• Sports memorabilia

Advanced tickets are $10 per item to be evaluated and $25 at the door. Limit of two tickets per person. Advanced tickets are available through Carillon and Keep Durham Beautiful.

Tania Dautlick
Executive Director
Keep Durham Beautiful
2011 Fay Street
Durham, NC 27705
Phone: 919-354-2729
Email: tania@keepdurhambeautiful.org

For more information and questions regarding items that eligible for appraisal, call: 919-808-1007.

Please note that the last admittance for appraisals is 3:30pm and appraisals will be verbal, fair market evaluations only; no written appraisals for insurance or other purposes will be given.

About Keep Durham Beautiful
Keep Durham Beautiful is a nonprofit, volunteer organization working in partnership with the City of Durham General Services Department and Durham County to encourage residents, businesses, and community organizations to protect the environment and enhance the appearance of Durham through cleanup events, beautification projects, waste reduction, and educational activities. To learn more, visit the website, like on Facebook, and follow on Instagram, flickr, and Twitter.

Antique Road Extravaganza Flyer

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Jazz and Juleps on the Terrace

Join us for an afternoon of live jazz, mint juleps and hors d’oeuvres on the beautiful terrace at Carillon Assisted Living. Our friends at Carillon are putting on this fun event to help raise funds for our cleanup and beautification projects around Durham. 

Suggested donation levels of $25, $50, and $100+ are most welcome and appreciated. Donations can be made at: http://keepdurhambeautiful.org/donate/

To RSVP, please call 919-701-6829

 

Upcycle It! Green Gifts for the Holidays

Join us as we upcycle old newspaper and magazines into beads that can be used for jewlery (you can choose between making a necklace, bracelet, or earings). These jewlery pieces make great environmentally friendly gifts for the holidays. We will provide all the materials and show you how to make the paper beads. 


This workshop is brought to you by Keep Durham Beautiful in celebation of  America Recycles Day (ARD). ARD, a national initiative of Keep America Beautiful, is the only nationally-recognized day dedicated to promoting environmental citizenship, encouraging individuals to reduce, reuse and recycle.


All donations from this workshop will go directly to supporting Keep Durham Beautiful programming efforts. To learn more about our work related to litter prevention, recycling, and community greening- please visit out website: www.keepdurhambeautiful.org or follow us on Facebook, Twitter, or Instagram.


The space for the workshop has been gratiously donated by the Scrap Exchange, a creative reuse center that’s mission is to promote creativity, environmental awareness, and community through reuse.