|Posted by housepartyswapnshop on November 21, 2012 at 9:50 PM|
Take Back Thanksgiving Weekend and focus on being thankfulfor all we have, and the spirit of giving and sharing.
Ditch Black Friday for something more relaxed and fun.
Two great Options – (you can do BOTH)
Black Friday at the Long Beach Free Store
November 23, 2012 from 11:00 am to 3:00 pm
1730 Long Beach Blvd., Long Beach, CA 90813
Join us for a Pot Luck and your Last Chance to Shop the FreeStore and experience the Catalyst Center for Urban Sustainability before itshuts down. Regular Operations endedWednesday 11/21/12 as the Center Shifts to Shut Down mode.
Black Friday Art Market
November 23, 2012 from 12:00 noon to 9:00 pm
Bungalow Art Center # 3 at 737 Pine Ave. Long Beach, CA 90813
Buy Art for holiday gifts. A pop-up art show for BlackFriday with great art gifts.
Cultural Alliance Long Beach
Free Café every Saturday at The Farm
November 24, 2012 from 10:00 am to12:00 noon
Strub Avenue Farm: 8826 Strub Avenue,Whittier, CA 90605
Come eat baked goods we made ourselvesand drink fresh-squeezed orange juice from the farm at the Free Café
A Whittier Time Bank Event
Shop Small Business Saturday November24, 2012
– Stay out of the bigchain stores and shop local / shop small (for big impact)
Pickup some Hand Made gifts at Crafted at the Port – This Gem is a Year Round CraftFair right across the bridge from Downtown LB
Or – Get Crafty yourself and getinspired at the Long Beach Depot for Creative Reuse. Pick up something to makegifts or cards yourself, or get a gift certificate for someone as a gift.
Really Really Free Market – Long Beach
Last Sunday every month (November 25,2012)
From 12:00 noon to 5:00 pm
at Bixby Park in Long Beach (corner ofBroadway and Junipero)
Share Skills and Stuff for Free – jointhe Gift Economy