Introduction

The American Cancer Society saves lives by helping you get well and stay well, by finding cures and by fighting back against cancer. Through a unique quality resale shopping experience the WEST SEATTLE DISCOVERY SHOP helps to support the fight against cancer.

Staffed with friendly, dedicated volunteers, the Discovery Shop offers men's and women's clothing, vintage wear, accessories, jewelry, artwork, antiques, collectibles, books and household items.

Tuesday, September 20, 2016

HAPPENINGS SPECIAL REQUEST


Have you been touched by Cancer?


Has a loved one or friend?

Just four hours each week can help us find a cure for cancer.
 
Volunteers Needed        Volunteers Needed
 
Fill out an application and leave for Suzanne Rowe 

4535 California Ave SW -- 206.937.7169
Open Monday - Saturday 10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m./Sunday 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.
 
 

Sunday, September 18, 2016

HAPPENINGS - September 19 - October 2


"A Unique Quality Resale Experience"

 Did you know: The American Cancer Society helps patients and their families understand their diagnosis, treatment options, how to live with the effects of cancer, and how to stay well after treatment, through our online resource, 24-hour help phone line, and printed publications. Visit cancer.org to learn more, or contact our 24-hour help line at 800.227.2345.

 ·         All Pink tags are currently 75% off and Tuesday September 27 they are even lower through the end of the month.
·         Last chance to stock up for summer clothing. Everything with a special "punch"  is on 75% clearance through the end of September. Then gone! Warmer clothing is filling the racks even as we speak.
·         The first day of Autumn is Thursday September 22. Come in and receive 40% off any one item of your choice.
·         Beginning Saturday October 1 Blue tags become 50% off.
·         Heads-up for a special vintage silver event starting Thursday October 6. You will hear more next time, but if you like trays, coffee sets, etc., etc., you won't want to miss this. The best of the best!
·         Watch the board behind the counter for "Manager's Specials" that may show up at any time.

WE ARE CLOSED TUESDAY SEPTEMBER 20 UNTIL 12 NOON

 ·         Weekly Specials:
o   Monday - Active Military and Veterans receive 20% off their purchase. ID required.
o   Tuesday - Seniors age 55+ receive 20% off.
o   Saturday - 20% off for HS students with school ID.
o   Sunday - 40% off all men's wear.
o   On your actual birthday receive 20% off your purchase of regular priced items.
Follow us to Facebook by using the link on the right side of this page, or go to www.AmericanCancerSociety/West Seattle.org. We'd love to have you share an experience you've had in our "unique quality resale shop."

October is Breast Cancer (ribbon color pink) and Liver Cancer (ribbon color emerald green) Awareness Month.
"Shop, donate or volunteer at the West Seattle Discovery Shop.
Together, we're saving lives."

 "A World With Less Cancer is a World With More Birthdays"


Saturday, September 3, 2016

HAPPENINGS - September 5-18


"A Unique Quality Resale Experience"

 Did you know: Approximately 1 in 285 children will be diagnosed with cancer before age 20. Today, about 600,000 young adults between 20 and 39 are childhood cancer survivors. September is Childhood Cancer Awareness Month (ribbon color gold).

·         All Pink tags are currently 50% off. Beginning Sunday September 18 this discount goes to 75% off. But don't wait if you have your eye on a special item - you may be disappointed when you return and it is gone.
·         Last chance to stock up for next year or your Caribbean cruise. Summer clothing is on 50% clearance through Sunday September 11. On Monday September 12 through the end of the month these items will be 75% to clear out for fall/winter items. Summer clothing is then officially "off the floor."
·         Vintage books are priced at 75% off, along with sheet music and signed pictures of celebrities from the past.
·         Watch the board behind the counter for "Manager's Specials" that may show up at any time.

 WE ARE CLOSED LABOR DAY - MONDAY SEPTEMBER 5
 
·         Weekly Specials:
o   Monday - Active Military and Veterans receive 20% off their purchase. ID required.
o   Tuesday - Seniors age 55+ receive 20% off.
o   Saturday - 20% off for HS students with school ID.
o   Sunday - 40% off all men's wear.
o   On your actual birthday receive 20% off your purchase of regular priced items.
Follow us to Facebook by using the link on the right side of this page, or go to www.AmericanCancerSociety/West Seattle.org. We'd love to have you share an experience you've had in our "unique quality resale shop."

September Cancer Awareness Month is designated to Childhood Cancer (ribbon color Gold), Gynecological Cancer (ribbon color Peach), Leukemia (ribbon color Orange), Lymphoma (ribbon color Lime), Multiple Myeloma (ribbon color Burgundy), Ovarian Cancer (ribbon color Teal), Prostate Cancer (ribbon color Light Blue) and Thyroid Cancer (ribbon color Teal/Pink/Blue).
"Shop, donate or volunteer at the West Seattle Discovery Shop.
Together, we're saving lives."

 "A World With Less Cancer is a World With More Birthdays"

Sunday, August 14, 2016

HAPPENINGS - August 15-28


"A Unique Quality Resale Experience"

Did you know: Cancer doesn't fight fair at any age, but perhaps no cancer is more emotionally devastating than those that occur in children. The fear and uncertainty those young patients and their families face cannot be measured, but the progress the American Cancer Society has made in seeking new cures for childhood cancer can. Today, a child's chance of dying from cancer is 55% less than it was in 1975. We are making progress!
 
·         Yellow tags are currently 50% off and starting Thursday August 18 they will be reduced to 75% off. Sunday August 28 these tags will be even lower for clearance through the end of the month.
·         Vintage books are featured beginning Monday August 15 through Monday August 22 with 50% off the price the last three days (August 20, 21, 22). Also available will be sheet music and signed pictures of celebrities from the past.
·         "White Wednesday" August 17 all white clothing is 40% off.
·         On "Foodie Friday" August 19 anything you can use in the preparation or eating of food is 40% off. Be creative!
·         "Media Monday" August 22 all books, CD's, videos and DVD's will be discounted 50%.
·         "Scenic Saturday" happens August 27 with 40% off all pictures and frames.
·         Watch the board behind the counter for "Manager's Specials" that may show up any time.
 ·         Weekly Specials:

o   Monday - Active Military and Veterans receive 20% off their purchase. ID required.
o   Tuesday - Seniors age 55+ receive 20% off.
o   Saturday - 20% off for HS students with school ID.
o   Sunday - 40% off all men's wear.
o   On your actual birthday receive 20% off your purchase of regular priced items.
Follow us to Facebook by using the link on the right side of this page, or go to www.AmericanCancerSociety/West Seattle.org. We'd love to have you share an experience you've had in our "unique quality resale shop."

"Shop, donate or volunteer at the West Seattle Discovery Shop.
Together, we're saving lives."

 "A World With Less Cancer is a World With More Birthdays"
 
 

 

Thursday, July 28, 2016

HAPPENINGS - August 1-14


"A Unique Quality Resale Experience"
 
 Did you know: An estimated 10,380 children under the age of 14 were expected to be diagnosed with cancer in 2015. Some top scientists are funded by the American Cancer Society and working to find the answers that will help save more lives from pediatric cancer. In addition, the American Cancer Society helps fight childhood cancer through education, support services and advocacy.
 
 ·         Yellow tags are 50% off beginning Monday August 1.
 
·         "Sandal Sunday" August 7, if you are wearing sandals/flip flops you may select one item of your choice for 40% off.
 
·         "Thirsty Thursday" August 11 you get 40% off anything you can drink from. Be creative!
 
·         Watch the board behind the counter for "Manager's Specials" that may show up any time.
 
 ·         Weekly Specials:
o   Monday - Active Military and Veterans receive 20% off their purchase. ID required.
o   Tuesday - Seniors age 55+ receive 20% off.
o   Saturday - 20% off for HS students with school ID.
o   Sunday - 40% off all men's wear.
o   On your actual birthday receive 20% off your purchase of regular priced items.
Follow us to Facebook by using the link on the right side of this page, or go to www.AmericanCancerSociety/West Seattle.org. We'd love to have you share an experience you've had in our "unique quality resale shop."
 
"Shop, donate or volunteer at the West Seattle Discovery Shop.
Together, we're saving lives."
 
"A World With Less Cancer is a World With More Birthdays"
 
 
 

Sunday, July 17, 2016

HAPPENINGS - July 18-31


"A Unique Quality Resale Experience"
 

 Did you know: Over 750,000 Washington residents alone have visited cancer.org for cancer information and resources. This is a readily accessible website for help. Also, 8,200+  individuals from Washington have called our 24-hour phone line (1-800-ACS-2345) for answers and personal support.

·         Blue tags are 75% off beginning Monday July 18.
·         Now through Saturday July 23 any one regular priced yellow and pink tagged item of your choice will be 40% off.
·         Thursday July 28 all blue tags will be marked even lower than 75% off. Come and check to see if that item you've been watching is one of the "special" ones.
·         Watch the board behind the counter for "Manager's Specials" that may show up any time.

·         Weekly Specials:
o   Monday - Active Military and Veterans receive 20% off their purchase. ID required.
o   Tuesday - Seniors age 55+ receive 20% off.
o   Saturday - 20% off for HS students with school ID.
o   Sunday - 40% off all men's wear.
o   On your actual birthday receive 20% off your purchase of regular priced items.
Follow us to Facebook by using the link on the right side of this page, or go to www.AmericanCancerSociety/West Seattle.org. We'd love to have you share an experience you've had in our "unique quality resale shop."

July is Sarcoma Cancer and Bladder Cancer Awareness month.

 "Shop, donate or volunteer at the West Seattle Discovery Shop.
Together, we're saving lives."

 "A World With Less Cancer is a World With More Birthdays"

Saturday, July 2, 2016

HAPPENING - July 4 - 17


"A Unique Quality Resale Experience"

Did you know: The American Cancer Society has an 800 number available 24 hours a day to answer questions and give personal support. That number is 1-800-ACS-2345. Over 8,200 individuals from Washington alone have used this facility.

WE ARE CLOSED INDEPENDENCE DAY
MONDAY JULY 4th

·         Blue tags are currently 50% off.
·         West Seattle's Alaska Junction Summer Fest celebration happens Friday July 8 through Sunday July 10. 50% off everything (except plants) at the Discovery Shop. You will find indoor, outdoor plants, big, small, etc., etc., at unbelievable prices. This is the event everyone waits for all year. All items  are reduced with specials galore! Shopping hours are 10 a.m. until 6 p.m. Friday and Saturday and 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sunday.
·         After a week to recuperate and restock the sales floor, starting Sunday July 17 one item of your choice will be 40% off throughout the week.
·         Watch the board behind the counter for "Manager's Specials" that may show up any time.

 ·         Weekly Specials:
o   Monday - Active Military and Veterans receive 20% off their purchase. ID required.
o   Tuesday - Seniors age 55+ receive 20% off.
o   Saturday - 20% off for HS students with school ID.
o   Sunday - 40% off all men's wear.
o   On your actual birthday receive 20% off your purchase of regular priced items.
Follow us to Facebook by using the link on the right side of this page, or go to www.AmericanCancerSociety/West Seattle.org. We'd love to have you share an experience you've had in our "unique quality resale shop."

July is Sarcoma/Bone Cancer (ribbon color yellow) and Bladder Cancer (ribbon color marigold/ blue/purple) Awareness Month.

 "Shop, donate or volunteer at the West Seattle Discovery Shop.
Together, we're saving lives."

 "A World With Less Cancer is a World With More Birthdays"