People & Places: Sale to benefit Family & Children's Services
BY DANNA SUE WALKER World Staff Writer
Tuesday, March 20, 2012
3/20/12 at 6:44 AM
Be a little fashion forward and come out to the 10th annual Abersons & Friends Warehouse Sale benefiting Family & Children's Services from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. March 29 and from 8:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. March 30 at the FCS central office, 650 S. Peoria Ave.
The event is free and open to the public.
Helping Tulsa families is always in fashion. This year, 49 local retailers have contributed adult and children's clothing, home décor and more that will be on sale at up to 87 percent off.
Sale chairs are Janice Chevaillier, Patsy Hepner, Nora Percy and Julie Wood.
A preview party will be from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. March 28.
Tickets to the preview party are available for $35 at the door or $25 purchased in advance. Tickets can be purchased online at tulsaworld.com/fcsok
All proceeds will benefit FCS counseling, treatment and support services for children who have been abused, families in crisis and individuals faced with overwhelming problems or mental illness. FCS serves more than 100,000 area residents per year.
This year's merchants include Abelina's, Abersons, Bella Dames, Boxworks, C. Grant, Canterbury Lane Interiors & Gifts, Chelsea Gallery, Cohlmia's, Dog Dish, Dolphin Fine Linens, Drysdales, Ed Beshara's Fine Clothing, Elephant Trunk, Fleming's Shoes, Gilcrease Museum Shop, The Glass Slipper, Ida Red, The Inviting Place, J Spencer, John Daniel Footwear, Kathleen's Kids, Leslie Elliott Interiors, Little Black Dress, Margo's Gift Shop, Mary Murray's Flowers, Mary Ruby Apparel, Mecca Coffee Co., Miss Jackson's, Muse Intimates, MustStash, On a Whim, Patricia Sparks, Petal Pushers, Posh, R Lockwood, Resurrect Boutique, Ribbons, Rockin Sooner Ranch, Saxon Judd, Sideways, Surcee, SweetPea Couture, TA Lorton, Tatermash Oilcloth, Tea & Magnolias, Ted & Debbie's Lawn and Garden, Wild Birds Unlimited, You're Invited and Zella's Retreat Boutique.
For more information, contact Rochelle Dowdell, FCS special events coordinator, at 918-560-1115 or email@example.com, or go to tulsaworld.com/fcsok
Original Print Headline: Abersons benefit sale set
Janice Chevaillier (left), Julie Wood, Nora Percy and Patsy Hepner are helping to organize the 10th annual Abersons & Friends Warehouse Sale benefiting Family & Children's Services. MICHAEL WYKE/Tulsa World