Only 3 More Days! The Catlin Gabel Schools 58th Annual Rummage Sale Promises to Delight and Surprise Portland Residents.

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Press Release

Oct 29, 2002

For Immediate Release

Contact: Langley Allbritton

503.754.4522

Langley@reardenpr.com

Only 3 More Days!

The Catlin Gabel Schools 58th Annual Rummage Sale Promises to Delight and Surprise Portland Residents.

Catlin Gabel, an independent, coeducational day school dedicated to excellence in education, today announced its 58th annual Catlin Gabel School Rummage Sale, one of the largest volunteer rummage sales in the U.S., will take place at the Expo Center from October 31, 2002 to November 3, 2002. All proceeds raised will go toward student financial aid.

This year, Portland residents can look forward to another astounding collection of "rummage." Some examples of this years "rummage" include:

  • A 1998 Plymouth Grand Voyager Mini Van;
  • A 1996 Ford Explorer;
  • A beautiful antique American tiger maple bed;
  • A stunning antique Asian gong;
  • A top-of-the-line Rainbow play structure;
  • A mint condition Aquaterra Kayak (seats 2);
  • A John Deere riding mower;
  • Hundreds of power tools; and
  • Unique costume jewelry.

What: The 58th Annual Catlin Gabel Rummage Sale

Where: Portland Expo Center (Halls A&B), 2060 N. Marine Dr.

When: Thursday, Oct 31 - 5 PM - 9 PM (Opening Night - 25% Mark-up)

Friday, Nov 1 - 10 AM - 9 PM

Saturday, Nov 2 - 10 AM - 6 PM

Sunday, Nov 3 - 10 AM - 3 PM

For media planning to attend, please contact Langley Allbritton at 503.754.4522 to arrange for parking. If members of the general public have questions, please visit our Web site at www.catlin.edu or contact Lesley Sepetoski at 503.297.1894 x423.

About Catlin Gabel

Catlin Gabel School is an independent, co-educational day school, dedicated to student individuality, academic excellence, multiculturalism and life-long learning. The schools dynamic pre-kindergarten through twelfth-grade curriculum combines academics with arts, physical education and a strong sense of community service. Catlin Gabel is independently governed by a Board of Trustees and is not supported by tax or church monies. For more information, please visit www.catlin.edu.