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WELCOME BACK

WELCOME BACK

It has been a little over two months since our shop doors closed to the public as our province was called into a state of Emergency. During this hiatus, our shops have been hard at work making changes that will not only allow us to provide you with an enjoyable...

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Things to do on Mother’s Day

Moms are awesome, aren’t they? The work that they do throughout the year really deserves to be highlighted every day, but since we have the one day set aside just for them, why not make a big deal about it? Here are a few great ideas to use to celebrate the mom in...

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The Benefits of Gardening

Now that May has rolled around, it’s finally warm enough outside that spending time in the outdoors might not be something that you dread. In fact, if it’s nice enough outside, then you might actually be looking forward to getting out into the garden! That is, if...

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Happy Earth Day!

Happy Earth Day!

No matter which way you deal the cards, there’s one reality that we all have to accept: there’s only one Earth. With Earth Day being in April, the importance of keeping our one and only planet clean and healthy is at the forefront of most people’s minds....

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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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