In honor of its first birthday, The Community Store will be hosting a weekend-long celebration beginning this Friday, Oct. 26. The Store will be open until 8 p.m. and refreshments will be served throughout the day. All are invited to attend and to enter a special $100 Shopping Spree Giveaway Raffle with no purchase necessary, one entry per person. The drawing will take place at 6 .p.m on Friday, along with the cutting of a special cake provided by Lake Flour Cakery.
In addition to the festivities, The Community Store will be offering One Day Only, “Super Saver Specials” on Friday and Three-Day Special Sales throughout the weekend. And, with a purchase of $75 for more, shoppers can choose one of two special gifts to take home: a Community Store water bottle or tote bag.
The first community-owned department store in New York State, The Community Store in Saranac Lake is the Tri-Lakes very own Village Department Store, carrying apparel for men, women and children, craft and sewing items, linens and towels, tabletop items, infant supplies and a selection of local interest books and locally produced gift and food items.
The hours will be 9 a.m. until 8 p.m. on Friday, 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. on Saturday and 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Sunday. For further information, call 354-8173 or visit community-store.org. The Community Store is located at 97 Main Street.