Vanier Garage Sale needs donations

  • Apr. 22, 2016 10:00 a.m.

Declutter for a good cause.

The GP Vanier Explore Program annual Giant Garage Sale and Fundraiser is gathering donations of gently used, clean, working condition items from household goods, to furniture, tools, toys, clothing, electronics, etc.

Contributions are much appreciated, and may be dropped off every Saturday and Sunday until May 1,  3-5 p.m. at Comox Valley Self Storage at 1566 Ryan Rd. East (near Base), or on Friday, May 6, 3:30-6:30 p.m. at Vanier Gym (4830 Headquarters Rd.).

The legendary Garage Sale will be held this year on Saturday May 7 from 8 a.m.-2 p.m. in the Vanier gym, and includes a silent auction, bake sale, plant sale, car wash, concession and more.

All proceeds support the Explore outdoor skills and leadership program, a tremendous learning opportunity for Comox Valley students. For more information email or connect with the group at



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