Happy Holidays! Here’s the free swaps we know about so far for the month of December, 2018. We’ve got one family all-size clothing swap for men women and kids, two all-size women’s clothing and stuff swaps, a women’s small/medium clothing swap, a clothing/gift swap/snack potluck/celebration for Mom’s, and a Holiday Gift and Toy swap (RSVP’s are full and has a waiting list for the gift and toy swap):
12/01/18 Women’s and Teens All Size Clothing and Small Household Stuff Swap 6pm at the Rushing Water Yoga Studio in Downtown Camas WA. This is All Size Women’s swap, so please pre-sort your clothes so they can be separated into piles small, medium, large, plus, and accessories. Also small household items. Takes place the first Saturday of the month September through June (No swaps July and August). Please RSVP to Dorothy at email@example.com
12/02/18 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 firstname.lastname@example.org Carla or Juleea at email@example.com or check the facebook page. Meets every other month (usually on the first Sunday February, April, June, August, October, December 2018)
12/08/18 Holiday Gift and Toy Swap in NE Portland at the Evergreen Community Church. This swap is currently full.
12/16/18 Mom’s Clothing and Gift Swap, Celebration and Potluck. A Holiday celebration for Moms that includes Potluck finger food snacks, music, raffle prizes, free clothing and gift swap, and fun! St. Peter and Paul Church, 247 SE 82nd Ave, Portland, OR 97215. Sunday December 16th 4pm-8pm, but can arrive after 3pm to set up your donations of snacks, swap items, mingle etc. RSVP how many you are bringing by text to 971-401-7899 or join the Portland Mama’s Free Items Facebook group https://www.facebook.com/groups/1591662991055495/ and click ‘going’. This event is focused on Mom’s, but if you need to bring kids please be responsible for them.
12/21/18 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
12/28/18 Women’s All Size Clothing and Stuff Swap in Happy Valley, 7pm at New Seasons Market, 15861 SE Happy Valley Town Center, Happy Valley, OR 97086, the 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