Here’s the Free Swaps we know about so far for April. They include two Family Clothing Swaps, Baby/Kids/Maternity Swap, the Spring Stuff Swap, Potluck Brunch, and of course several Women’s All Size and Sized Clothing Swaps! It’s a full month of spring cleaning, re-gifting, playing, and getting new-to-you treasures! Invite a friend to join the adventure with you.
04/01/17 Women’s and Teens All Size Clothing Swap 6pm at the Rushing Water Yoga Studio in Downtown Camas WA. This is now an All Size swap, so please pre-sort your clothes so they can be separated into piles small, medium, large, plus, and accessories. Takes place the first Saturday of the month September through June (No swaps July and August). Please RSVP to Dorothy at firstname.lastname@example.org
04/01/17 Community Potluck/Brunch at Yonder House in NE Portland, first and third Saturdays starting at 11:00am. Bring food to share, eat, enjoy yourself, and meet like-minded kind people! Contact Bert Fitzgerald 574-213-5468 for more information. Check out the Yonder House facebook page at facebook/yonderhouseon15th for details.
04/02/17 Family All Size Clothing Swap (Beaverton) 7pm @ Adapt Training at 9923 SW Arctic Dr Beaverton, OR 97005. Bring your whole family! Our swap is FREE, with no admission charge, no strings attached, and all remainders will be given away for free or to organizations that will not sell them but will give them away. For further details contact Kirsten at email@example.com Carla or Juleea at firstname.lastname@example.org or check the facebook page. Meets every other month (usually on the first Sunday February, April, June, August, October, December 2017)
04/02/17 *New Swap!! Family Clothing and Footwear swap (N Portland), Sunday April 2nd, 2-4pm at the Kenton Church 2115 N Lombard street Portland OR 97217, in the basement. Everyone is welcome. All sizes of Men’s, Women’s, and Children’s clothing will be exchanged. No donation is required in order to receive clothing. Frequently asked questions about this swap http://freeclothingexchange.org/faq This quarterly swap usually takes place March, June, September, December. Contact Ginny for more information at email@example.com
04/08/17 Spring Stuff Swap in NE Portland at the Evergreen Community church (formerly called Presbyterian Church of Laurelhurst). For what to expect see details posted here the third week of March 2017. Free Swaps at this location usually second Saturday of the month.
04/15/17 Community Potluck/Brunch at Yonder House in NE Portland, first and third Saturdays starting at 11:00am. Bring food to share, eat, enjoy yourself, and meet like-minded kind people! Contact Bert Fitzgerald 574-213-5468 for more information. Check out the Yonder House facebook page at facebook/yonderhouseon15th for details.
04/17/17 Women’s All Size Clothing Swap, 7pm at Colossae Church in Tigard. No need to RSVP – just show up – there’s plenty of room for kind helpful people! Contact Barbara at firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.(takes place 3rd Monday in September 2016, January and April in 2017. Handicapped accessible).
04/17/17 Babies/Kids/Maternity Clothing Swap, Small Toys and Accessories Swap, 7:25pm (right after Women’s all size swap) at Colossae Church in Tigard. No need to RSVP – just show up – there’s plenty of room for kind helpful people! Contact Barbara at email@example.com for more information. (takes place 3rd Monday in September 2016, January and April in 2017. Handicapped accessible).
04/21/17 Women’s Size Petite to Medium (approx 0-8) Clothing Swap at People’s Food Co-op in SE Portland at 7pm. Everyone who attends, please bring an extra bag for remainder donation. Monthly on the third Friday. If you’ve got other sizes, please take them to the correct swap for those sizes. If they are torn/ripped, please offer them on freecycle.org. If you would like to receive notifications via facebook, go to: http://www.facebook.com/groups/267181703349196/ and request to join the group.
04/28/17 Women’s All Size Clothing and Stuff Swap in Happy Valley, 7pm at New Seasons market on Sunnyside in the yoga studio/conference room. The last Friday of the month. You can bring not only clothes but shoes and accessories and any other goodies that you want to pass on (such as books, jewelry, lotions, makeup, pens, arts and crafts and etc). If you know of a good organization that can use the leftover clothes or if you can take it with you please let me know. To RSVP (reserve your spot) contact Tanya at Happyswap@hotmail.com
04/29/17 FREE Family Clothing Exchange — At Countryside Community Church, 18810 S.W. Kruger Road, Sherwood. Countryside Community Church will be hosting a FREE Clothing Exchange on Saturday, April 29 @ 10:00 am. Bring any gently worn clothing items to exchange that you or your loved ones no longer wear. Beginning at 10 a.m. everyone will be released to rummage through all the clothing (there will be children’s, men’s and women’s categories) and take whatever they would like. All of the leftover clothing at the end of the hour will be donated to local non-profit organizations to help others in the surrounding communities as well as our own. This is a great way to share resources with others in our community, especially children’s clothing as children grow in and out of clothing so quickly, and it’s a great way to get some shopping in for yourself without having to spend a penny! Phone weekdays: 503-925-0689.
04/30/17 Size 10-14 Women’s Clothing Swap in SE Portland, 10:45am at the Jazzersize Fitness Center near 18th and SE Burnside. Please e-mail Amy Alice at firstname.lastname@example.org to be put on the email list for her quarterly swaps.