SCHROON LAKE - The Town of Schroon Lions Club will hold its annual auction and garage sale Sunday, May 24, at the Schroon Lake Boathouse located adjacent to the town boat launch.
The garage sale portion of the event and the the live auction will begin at noon. Professional auctioneer Ed Haroff of Haroff Auction and Realty will donate his services to the event. Refreshments will be available from the Lions Club Cook Shack.
Again this year, each auction item will be displayed on an overhead viewer. The items will also be viewable on line at www.haroff.com. From the home page click on the Lions Auction information to view available items.
Typical auction items include furniture, antiques, household goods, sports and fitness equipment, knick-knacks and children's items. Also, gift certificates from local restaurants, businesses and hotels will be available.
Free pickups for donations can be arranged by calling Lion Bette Manley at 532-7577 or Lion Dave Harder at 532-9827. Items can also be dropped off directly at the Boathouse, 8-11 a.m., Sunday, May 24.
Proceeds from the fundraising event are used to aid the visually impaired and disadvantaged on the local, national and international levels.
The auction is one of many fundraising events that the Town of Schroon Lions Club holds to raise funding for local charities.
For more information contact Roger Friedman (532-9500), Ed Donley (532-9483) or Bob Mehm (791-6186).