(PRWEB) April 24, 2015
“Antiques Roadshow” veteran appraiser, Nick Dawes, will be at the VNA Spring Rummage Sale on Friday, May 1 from 9:30 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. offering an informal appraisal and identification service. Interested people are welcome to bring one or two of their personal treasures. The $10 per item fee will be generously donated to the VNA by Dawes. The Rummage Sale will take place at the Far Hills Fairgrounds, located at the corner of US Route 202 and Peapack Road in Far Hills, New Jersey. The sale is open 9:30 a.m. until 3:30 p.m. on Friday and Saturday, and 12:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. on Sunday, rain or shine.
Dawes, a local resident, grew up in the antiques trade in England and brings 40 years of experience. He is currently Vice President of Special Collections for Heritage Auctions in New York, and a former Vice President and Auctioneer for Sotheby’s. Author of four standard works on decorative arts with over 100,000 copies in print, he is well known to many through 19 years of appearances as an appraiser for “Antiques Roadshow” on PBS.
A regional tradition for close to one hundred years, the VNA Rummage Sale boasts 26 departments and two acres of merchandise. Proceeds help the VNA give all families equal access to the agency’s full range of home health and hospice care services, regardless of their ability to pay. Funds raised also ensure that all members of our community can benefit from important and innovative programs uncompensated by Medicare, Medicaid or private insurance. For directions and more information, go to http://www.visitingnurse.org/news-and-events/rummage.
About VNA of Somerset Hills
The Visiting Nurse Association of Somerset Hills and its subsidiaries provide individuals and families with comprehensive, high quality, cost-effective home and community healthcare services, regardless of ability to pay, using partnerships where appropriate. The VNA is a charitable, tax-exempt home health agency and hospice certified by Medicare, accredited by the Community Health Accreditation Program (CHAP) and licensed by the New Jersey Department of Health and Senior Services. For more information, visit http://www.visitingnurse.org.