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.

Saturday, November 26, 2016

HAPPENINGS - November 28-December 11


"A Unique Quality Resale Experience"

 Did you know: Research is at the heart of the American Cancer Society's mission. The Society has been funding cancer prevention research since 1946 as they relentlessly pursue the answers that help us understand how to prevent all cancer types.

·         All Yellow tags are currently $1 through the end of the month. Pink tags become 50% off  Thursday December 1.

·         Our annual Candy Cane Discount is coming up. Lots of fun when you draw a candy cane for a percentage off one of your purchases. This happens all day Saturday December 3 and Wednesday December 7.

·         Holiday items are still filling the shelves with more displayed daily. You never know what you might "discover" at the Discovery Shop. On Sunday December 11 these items will be discounted 50% through the end of the month so if you have your eye on something you need to get it when you see it. There are many gift ideas for those specially hard people to buy for. Maybe a teacup filled with goodies, and when they're gone a wonderful remembrance every time the teacup is used. Great as a hostess gift, your favorite teacher, etc.

·         Watch the board behind the counter for "Manager's Specials" that may show 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."

"The Discovery Shop is the official resale shop of the American Cancer Society. We accept donations which are resold for the fight against cancer. Come join the fight as a donor, shopper or volunteer."
"A World With Less Cancer is a World With More Birthdays"

 

Sunday, October 30, 2016

HAPPENINGS - October 31-November 13


"A Unique Quality Resale Experience"

Did you know: Our vision is a world free from the pain and suffering of cancer. Together with our millions of supporters and volunteers, we are getting closer to that goal every day. Together, we are stronger than cancer.

·         Halloween d├ęcor and Blue tags are $1 Monday October 31.

·         All Yellow tags are 50% off beginning Tuesday November 1.

·         Tuesday November 8 is Election Day and you draw a flag for a percentage off one item of your choice.

·         Wednesday November 9 through Saturday November 12 all housewares are 50% off. A perfect time to get champagne glasses for those parties, or cups for coffee afterwards.

·         The Vintage Silver Event runs through Saturday November 12 with 75% off the items. Still a wide variety of goodies waiting for a good home. Don't wait because they will then be gone forever.

·         THE SHOP IS CLOSED SUNDAY NOVEMBER 13. Peek in the window Sunday to see what is happening then expect to wait in line Monday when the doors open at 10 a.m. for your pick of holiday goodies. Lots and lots of special things to help you prepare for parties, family and friends get-togethers. Gift items galore!

·         Watch the board behind the counter for "Manager's Specials" that may show 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."

"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"

Friday, October 14, 2016

HAPPENINGS - October 17-31


"A Unique Quality Resale Experience"

 Did you know: The American Cancer Society is committed to relentlessly pursuing the answers that will save lives from all types of cancer. In fact, the Society has been a part of nearly every major cancer research breakthrough in recent history. 

·         All Blue tags are currently 50% off but change to 75% off on Tuesday October 18. Friday October 28 they are even lower through the end of the month.

·         Every Tuesday in October, for Breast Cancer Awareness Month, all pink clothing will be discounted 40%.

·         Every Wednesday in October, for Liver Cancer Awareness Month, all green clothing will be discounted 40%.

·         Halloween decorations, costumes, black and orange clothing are 40% off beginning Saturday October 22.

·         The Vintage Silver Event runs through the end of October with 75% off the items. Still a wide variety of goodies waiting for a good home.

·         THE SHOP IS CLOSED SUNDAY OCTOBER 30.

·         Watch the board behind the counter for "Manager's Specials" that may show 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."
"Shop, donate or volunteer at the West Seattle Discovery Shop.

Together, we're saving lives."

 

 

 

Sunday, October 2, 2016

HAPPENINGS - OCTOBER 3-16


"A Unique Quality Resale Experience"

 Did you know: Breast cancer is the most common cancer among women in the United States (other than skin cancer). But millions of women are surviving the disease thanks in part to early detection and improvements in treatment. The American Cancer Society is actively fighting breast cancer by helping women get tested to find breast cancer earlier, and helping them understand their treatment options and cope with the physical and emotional side effects. We also fund research to help prevent, find, and treat breast cancer.

The American Cancer Society is committed to relentlessly pursuing the answers that will save lives from liver cancer. In fact, the Society has been a part of nearly every major cancer research breakthrough in recent history. 
·         All Blue tags are currently 50% off.
·         Every Tuesday in October, for Breast Cancer Awareness Month, all pink clothing will be discounted 40%.
·         Every Wednesday in October, for Liver Cancer Awareness Month, all green clothing will be discounted 40%.
·         Halloween decorations are filling the tables and costumes are abundant. This is the place to come for those "spooky" items.
·         A special Vintage Silver Event starts Thursday October 6 with items discounted 50%. There are many beautiful pieces including trays, coffee/tea sets, candle holders, etc., etc. Truly a buy that you will use and treasure for years to come.
·         Monday October 10 Columbus Day will be observed with you drawing a flag for up to 50% off one item of your choice.
·         Wednesday October 12 the remaining vintage silver is reduced another 25%. But don't wait if you see something before then that you want. First come, first serve!
·         Sunday October 16 our Full Moon Special happens with 40% off any one item of your choice.
·         Watch the board behind the counter for "Manager's Specials" that may show 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."

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

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"