Shop for a cause
Purchases benefit local Calvert County charities at the following thrift stores: SMILE Ecumenical Ministries thrift store, located at 10290 HG Trueman Road in Lusby, is open from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Wednesday through Friday and 9 a.m. to noon on Saturdays. The Shoppe for Hospice located at 92 Central Square Drive in Prince Frederick is open from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays; 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays; and 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturdays. The Calvert Memorial Hospital Auxiliary Thrift Store located at 10324 Southern Maryland Blvd., in Dunkirk is open from noon to 4 p.m. Tuesday through Thursday, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Fridays and 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturdays. The HELP Association thrift store located at the intersection of Route 260 and Mt. Harmony Road in Owings is open to customers from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday, except Thursdays when it is open from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Donations are accepted Monday through Saturday from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Donations of clothing and small appliances are accepted, but no furniture. Project ECHO’s thrift and gift shop located at 885 Main Street in Prince Frederick is open Thursday, Friday and Saturday from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Donations are accepted from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Thursday, Friday and Saturday.