Save the date for our next Swap Maine!

swap maine logoOur seventh installment of Swap Maine is here! We’re back and just as big as ever with an upcoming spring swap. So clean out your closets and get ready to refresh it with us.

SWAP MAINE
May 17th 
East End School

More details to be announced very soon. Check back here and on our Facebook page to be the first to know!

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Saturday – Swapday

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The swap is TOMORROW! Saturday, October 12 is the day!

The swap will take place at SPACE Gallery,  located at 538 Congress Street in Portland. The swap starts at 10:00am, and we’ll end around 1:00pm. We don’t have a drop-off time Friday night, but if you drop off you bag of clothes from 8:00am-10:00am on Saturday morning you will get in for FREE! If you come between 10:00 and 1:00 with your bag you’ll pay $5, and if you don’t bring a bag you’ll pay $10.

8:00am-10:00am – Pre-swap drop-off. Bring your bag, we’ll give you a ticket, you get in for free at 10:00!
10:00am-1:00pm – SWAP! Come with a bag during this time you pay $5, no bag you’ll pay $10

If you drop off between 8:00am and 10:00am we will provide you with a ticket. If you present your ticket at Granny’s Burritos in the Public Market House in Monument Square you will receive a 10% discount off your purchase!

We’ll see you tomorrow!

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Swap Details!

Ok – so here are the deets!

Our fall swap will take place at SPACE Gallery,  located at 538 Congress Street in Portland on Saturday, October 12. The swap starts at 10:00am, and we’ll end around 1:00pm. We don’t have a drop-off time the night before, but if you drop off you bag of clothes from 8:00am-10:00am that morning you will get in for FREE! If you come between 10:00 and 1:00 with your bag you’ll pay $5, and if you don’t bring a bag you’ll pay $10.

8:00am-10:00am – Pre-swap drop-off. Bring your bag, we’ll give you a ticket, you get in for free at 10:00!
10:00am-1:00pm – SWAP! Come with a bag during this time you pay $5, no bag you’ll pay $10

Stay tuned, we may just have another super sweet incentive for dropping off early!

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‘Gram It!

Swap number 6, yes 6!, is just around the corner. We couldn’t be more excited. We want you to be just as excited, so we have launched our Instagram account, @swapmaine!

Get behind-the-scenes looks into what goes in to making a swap, see what people have found at past swaps, and what you may find at the next one.

Use the hashtag #swapmaine to join in the fun! Show us your favorite swap find or what you are bringing to the swap on October 12! We may even choose your pictures to post onto our account.

If you need anymore of a reason to check out our account, I’ll give you a hint… contest, giveaway, some thing for free…

Can’t wait to see you on the 12th!

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Want to swap for free? Volunteer!

The fall swap is less than three weeks away! We are excited to bring the swap to SPACE Gallery in Portland. This year, we are having the pre-swap drop-off the morning of the swap, so we need your help! We are looking for 6-8 volunteers to help sort clothes from 8 – 10 am (and then get into the swap for free) and from 10 am – 12 pm. If you are interested, please get in touch with us at swapmaine@gmail.com.

If you have not volunteered before, we encourage you to get involved! Going through all the clothes, shoes and accessories is lots of fun AND you get a sneak peek of what will be at the swap!

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The crew from the first SWAPmaine event, May 2011!

Here are all the details you need to make this year’s swap a success:

SWAPmaine Fall 2013 Details

Saturday, October 12, 2013
SPACE GAllery, 538 Congress Street, Portland

(Look for parking on side streets or park in the Spring Street Garage for $1.75/hour)

EARLY CLOTHING DROP-OFF (GETS YOU IN FOR FREE)

- 8:00 – 10:00 am

- We encourage you get coffee, a fresh juice and breakfast at one the shops at the Public Market House after you drop off your clothes.

SWAP OFFICIALLY OPENS AT 10:00 AM AND ENDS AT 1:00 PM

- Bring your clothes during the swap and pay $5

- Don’t have much to swap? Donate $10 and fill a bag

All proceeds and leftover clothes benefit Goodwill.

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Fall 2013 Swap at SPACE Gallery!

spaceSave the date! Our fall swap will take place at the SPACE Gallery on Congress Street in Portland on Saturday, October 12. Exact times will be shared shortly.

We plan on having early drop off in the morning, instead of the Friday evening before – more details soon! We are excited to see everyone at the swap!

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Today is the Day!

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Today is the day! We’re hosting our 4th SWAPmaine today at the East End School (195 North Street, Portland) from 10:00-1:00pm. We’ll open the doors at 9:00am to get people checked in and we’ll have coffee from Coffee by Design, as well as donuts. At 10:00am we’ll start the swap action! If you bring a bag of clothes you’ll get in for $5, no bag = $10.

Thanks to our sponsor MaineToday, and our partner Goodwill Industries of Northern New England. Remember, all proceeds and leftover clothes and accessories go to Goodwill.

See you there!

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