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.

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"

Saturday, June 18, 2016

HAPPENINGS - June 20 - July 3

"A Unique Quality Resale Experience"

 Did you know: The American Cancer Society is saving lives through research, education, advocacy and service. Passionately committed to fighting every type of cancer in every community, the American Cancer Society's mission is to eliminate cancer as a major health problem. Thanks to the support of volunteers and donors like yourselves, the American Cancer Society is saving lives here in the Puget Sound and throughout Washington State.

 ·         Pink tags are currently 50% off. Wednesday June 22 they are discounted 75% followed by just $1 Monday June 27 through the end of the month.
 
·         Special savings to celebrate the first day of summer Monday June 20 with 40% off one item of your choice.
 
·         Blue tags are 50% off beginning Friday July 1.
 
·         Watch the board behind the counter for "Manager's Specials" that may show up any time.

WE ARE CLOSED INDEPENDENCE DAY
MONDAY JULY 4th

 ·         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."

June is National Cancer Survivor Month. July is Sarcoma (ribbon color yellow) and Bladder (ribbon color Marigold/blue/purple) 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"

Sunday, June 5, 2016

HAPPENINGS - June 6-19

 
"A Unique Quality Resale Experience"

Did you know: Over the years the American Cancer Society's research program has had a major impact on preventing cancer, finding cancer early and treating cancer. Some of the major breakthroughs Society-funded researchers have had a hand in include establishing the link between cigarette smoking and lung cancer; increasing the five-year survival rate for childhood leukemia to 84%; demonstrating the effectiveness of the PAP test in detecting cervical cancer; and discovering the BRCA1 breast cancer gene. American Cancer Society funded researchers are so successful, 47 of them have gone on to win the Nobel Prize.

HOT, HOT weather has arrived! Check out our shorts and tee-shirts on display. Many colors and styles to choose from. We even have a vintage ironing board to help you stay cool, calm and wrinkle free.

·         Pink tags are currently 50% off.
·         Monday June 6 through Saturday June 11 pictures and frames will be offered at 50% off.
·         Monday June 13 through Sunday June 19 men's clothing will be 40% off. Happy Father's Day!
·         Watch the board behind the counter for Manager's Specials that can pop up at 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."

June is National Cancer Survivor 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, May 21, 2016

HAPPENINGS - May 23 - June 5


"A Unique Quality Resale Experience"

 Did you know: There are nearly 333,000 cancer survivors living in the state of Washington. They are our mothers and fathers, neighbors, even our children and ourselves. While we're making great progress in the fight against cancer, there is still much work to be done. Thank you for your support by donating, shopping and volunteering at the Discovery Shop.

 ·         Yellow tags are currently 75% off and beginning Friday May 27 they are discounted even more through the end of the month.
 
·         Our display of cameras is dwindling but a few are still available at great prices.
 
·         Thursday May 26 through Sunday May 29 visit us for the Memorial Day Sale when all red, white and blue clothing will be 40% off.
 
·         WE ARE CLOSED MONDAY MAY 30 FOR MEMORIAL DAY.
 
·         Starting Wednesday June 1 all Pink tags will be reduced by 50%.

 ·         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."

June is National Cancer Survivor 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"

 

Sunday, May 8, 2016

HAPPENINGS - May 9 - 22


"A Unique Quality Resale Experience"

Did you know: No single organization does more to finish the fight against cancer. One in every three people will face a cancer diagnosis in their lifetime and when they do, the American Cancer Society will be there to provide answers in the middle of the night, rides to treatment and an affordable place to stay. We fund the best and brightest researchers who are discovering treatments and cures. Thank you for your support!

·         Yellow tags are currently 50% off and beginning Saturday May 21 they will be discounted 75%.

·         Starting Monday May 9 cameras will be featured. A large selection to choose from at a price you won't believe.

·         Saturday May 21 help us celebrate Armed Forces Day. Select a flag for a special discount on one item of your choice.

 
·         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."
May is Melanoma and Skin Cancer (ribbon color black) and Brain Cancer (ribbon color grey) 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"