St. Joe's preps for garage sale

Staff Writer

St. Joseph Catholic Church will be turning the Parish Life Center into a marketplace later this week as the Wapakoneta church holds their 22nd annual Garage Sale on Thur., June 14 and Fri., June 15.

The sale serves as a fundraiser for the church, in addition to the annual St. Joe's Fourth of July Festival, and features just about anything you can imagine.

"We use [the proceeds] for our general operations and we'll have quite a bit," chair of the sale committee Patty Severt said. "We have a big tent outside with large items like furniture and lawn care equipment, as well as toys, books, clothes, and even some Christmas items."

The reason why they can sell such a large variety of items, Severt says, is because of the...

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