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Creating MCC Handmade Recycled Mats

We love it when we get donations to our MCC thrift stores! Donations are what give us the ability to make our stores run and to be able to send money to the programs that Mennonite Central Committee Ontario runs. Without donations, we wouldn’t be able to do any of the...

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COVID-19 Update

2020.3.17 The safety and well-being of our community continues to be of utmost importance to us. In light of this we are closing the New Hamburg Thrift Centre until further notice. We will continue to monitor the situation and will be posting updates here and on...

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Try Your Luck at New Hamburg Thrift Centre

Try Your Luck at New Hamburg Thrift Centre

It’s almost here: the horizon; the end of winter. Can you feel the cold starting to go and the snow starting to melt? Sure, we’re probably due for another snowstorm or two, and it’ll still be a little bit before winter is officially over, but it’s probably safe to say...

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Green Craft Ideas for St. Patrick’s Day

St. Patrick’s Day is just around the corner, which means that most people are going to be looking for good ways to celebrate. What’s a better way to celebrate than making your home and everything in it green? Here are a few fun ideas that will leave your neighbours...

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Don’t You Wish You Were Down South?

Don’t You Wish You Were Down South?

Quick! Name one thing you wish you could change about February! Your answer could have been any number of things: Valentine’s Day, the groundhog’s answer, the fact that you have to wait until the fifteenth for chocolate to go on sale, and the list could go on. Let’s...

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Things to do on Valentines Day

Valentines Day is a time for treating the one you love to something special in order to show how much you appreciate them. Or, if you’re currently single, then it can be about treating yourself to a nice day. Either way, it can either be a lovely time, or a stressful...

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Don’t Get the Winter Blues!

Don’t Get the Winter Blues!

Stop! It’s January, which means it’s time to hibernate! Well, it might, if you were a bear, anyway. Unfortunately, we’re Canadians, which means that we’ve still got to brave the cold, no matter how bad it gets. That doesn’t mean that you can’t enjoy it, though!...

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10 Things to Try This Winter

Winter can be a season where people feel the need to stay inside and hibernate, but there’s still lots to see any do! Going out and seeing things despite the cold is the best way to chase those winter blues away. So, here’s a list of ten things to do before the spring...

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It’s Nearly Christmas!

It’s Nearly Christmas!

It’s nearly Christmas and New Hamburg Thrift is brimming with excitement! Whether or not you celebrate the holiday, the anticipation of the season is an enjoyable time all around. As you get ready to make the most of your holiday season, be sure to stop by New Hamburg...

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DIY Christmas Ornament Ideas

If you celebrate Christmas, then you know that there’s never too many ornaments for the tree, right? It’s fun to change things up and add new ones from year to year, and to collect ones with meaning. This year, have your ornaments come from your heart (and from your...

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