Bar­gains pil­ing up for Pohlen sale

Matamata Chronicle - - News -

The huge Pohlen Garage Sale is on this Satur­day, Novem­ber 2.

The garage sale has snow­balled as many peo­ple have do­nated good qual­ity items in­clud­ing in­door/out­door fur­ni­ture, house­hold and kitchen items, linen, com­put­ers, alu­minium join­ery, elec­tri­cal ap­pli­ances, a kit set gar­den shed, de­signer clothes and books.

Pohlen Foun­da­tion Trust sec­re­tary Ju­dith Chal­lis said they were de­lighted with this re­sponse.

‘‘We’re pretty sure you will agree it’s a trea­sure trove of good­ies to browse through,’’ she said.

‘‘We’re also run­ning a car boot sale for those who want to sell their own gear.

‘‘We ask that you pay $10 on the way in and ar­rive by 7.30am to park your car and set up. Use the Weka St en­trance to Pohlen.’’

There will also be cakes and good­ies ga­lore – Mata­mata’s best bak­ing, so stock up for the week or pop some in the freezer for Christ­mas.

‘‘We ap­pre­ci­ate the Dal­ton’s Dais- ies for Pohlen help­ing us depart­ment,’’ Ju­dith said.

New World has do­nated the gro­ceries re­quired for the sausage siz­zle, com­plete with cook, so grab a sausage while trea­sure hunt­ing.

The Espresso to Go cof­fee cart will be on site, as will the candy floss lady.

‘‘The money we raise will help us to in­stall new 32 inch flat screen tele­vi­sions through­out the wards,’’ she said.

‘‘ The dig­i­tal changeover is loom­ing and our old ones are re­ally just too old. You just can’t be in hos­pi­tal with­out a telly.’’

More helpers are re­quired for a cou­ple of hours that morn­ing so please let Ju­dith know on 881



this 9100 ext 834, if you can help. Pohlen’s Huge Garage Sale. Pohlen Hos­pi­tal carpark. Satur­day Novem­ber 2. Starts



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