CURRENT volunteers' needs and news:
Greater Baltimore Medical Center's volunteer auxiliary is holding its Nearly New Thrift Sale, one of the largest on the East Coast.
Household goods, toys, antiques, vintage clothes and other clothing for the family, books, records, office equipment and more will be sold in a one-week sale taking place from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. this Saturday and Sunday and from 4 p.m. to 9 p.m. Monday. The sale will be closed Tuesday and Wednesday, then re-opens for half-price day from 4 to 9 p.m. Thursday and Friday, Oct. 31 and Nov. 1. And on the last day, Saturday, Nov. 2, everything you can get in a brown paper bag is $2 (hours are from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.). The sale is held on the GBMC grounds in the Farmhouse on the Hill building. Admission and parking is free. Proceeds will benefit the hospital's Department of Oncology. Details: 828-9467.