The Closet Middle Room Gets a Facelift

As with every changeover, staff and volunteers were busy with the big job of packing up unsold winter merchandise and transporting it to Virginia’s Shenandoah Valley for distribution, as well as restocking The Closet’s shelves and racks with new-to-you spring merchandise. But this past week The Closet has been even busier. Advance Restorations put in…

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Herndon Mayor Visits The Closet

Herndon’s Mayor Merkel recently visited The Closet during National Small Business Week.  The mayor recognized The Closet as “an asset to our town and the low-income families it assists” and indicated the town’s pride in having The Closet in the heart of downtown Herndon. This first picture below shows the mayor with the intake staff…

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Antique Flinch Card Game 1903 Edition

The Closet has an excellent example of the 1903 edition of the Flinch card game, a great find for the collector of toys and games.  This is a very early edition of a card game invented in 1901 which is still being sold in newer editions today.  This copy includes all 150 cards, instructions and…

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