Doreen Jordan organizes donations Wednesday for the “huge garage sale,” that will be held at the Woman’s Literary Union in Auburn on Saturday. Tables of items for sale will be outside and inside the Foss Mansion on Elm Street. New and used toys, dishes, fabric, jewelry, Boyd’s Bears from a private collection, handmade American Doll clothes, baked goods and crafts will be on sale to raise funds for the WLU scholarship and mansion restoration funds. “For anyone starting out, this is the place to go,” said Jordan. The garage sale will be Saturday, June 12 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.. Masks are required for those that enter the Foss Mansion. Most all of the WLU’s fundraising events were canceled over the past year because of the COVID-19 pandemic, said WLU president Kathy Lawrence. “We have everything, anything that you can think of,” said Lawrence. ” Daryn Slover/Sun Journal Buy this Photo

Doreen Jordan organizes donations Wednesday for the “huge garage sale” that will be held at the Woman’s Literary Union in Auburn on Saturday. Tables of items for sale will be outside and inside the Foss Mansion on Elm Street. New and used toys, dishes, fabric, jewelry, Boyd’s Bears from a private collection, handmade American Doll clothes, baked goods and crafts will be on sale to raise funds for the WLU scholarship and mansion restoration funds. For anyone starting out, this is the place to go,” said Jordan. The garage sale will be Saturday, June 12 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.. Masks are required for those that enter the Foss Mansion. Most all of the WLU’s fundraising events were canceled over the past year because of the COVID-19 pandemic, said WLU president Kathy Lawrence. “We have everything, anything that you can think of,” said Lawrence. Daryn Slover/Sun Journal Buy this Photo

Jeanne Pacheco prices a colored lightbulb Wednesday while helping get ready for the “huge garage sale,” that will be held at the Woman’s Literary Union in Auburn on Saturday. Tables of items for sale will be outside and inside the Foss Mansion on Elm Street. New and used toys, dishes, fabric, jewelry, Boyd’s Bears from a private collection, handmade American Doll clothes, baked goods and crafts will be on sale to raise funds for the WLU scholarship and mansion restoration funds. The garage sale will be Saturday, June 12 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.. Masks are required for those that enter the Foss Mansion. Most all of the WLU’s fundraising events were canceled over the past year because of the COVID-19 pandemic, said WLU president Kathy Lawrence. Daryn Slover/Sun Journal Buy this Photo

Jewelry will be available during the Woman’s Literary Union’s “huge garage sale” schedule in Auburn for Saturday. Daryn Slover/Sun Journal Buy this Photo

Doreen Jordan organizes garden flowers Wednesday inside the Foss Mansion in Auburn. Jordan made the flowers out of dinnerware and will sell the garden ornaments during the Woman’s Literary Union garage sale in Auburn on Saturday. Money raised will be used for the WLU scholarship and mansion restoration funds. Daryn Slover/Sun Journal Buy this Photo

A dustpan made from an old Maine license plate will be available during the Woman’s Literary Union’s “huge garage sale” in Auburn on Saturday. Daryn Slover/Sun Journal Buy this Photo

Kathy Lawrence organizes donations Wednesday for the “huge garage sale” that will be held at the Woman’s Literary Union in Auburn on Saturday. Tables of items for sale will be outside and inside the Foss Mansion on Elm Street. New and used toys, dishes, fabric, jewelry, Boyd’s Bears from a private collection, handmade American Doll clothes, baked goods and crafts will be on sale to raise funds for the WLU scholarship and mansion restoration funds. The garage sale will be Saturday, June 12 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.. Masks are required for those that enter the Foss Mansion. Most all of the WLU’s fundraising events were canceled over the past year because of the COVID-19 pandemic, said Lawrence, president of the WLU. “We have everything, anything that you can think of,” said Lawrence. Daryn Slover/Sun Journal Buy this Photo

Money raised from Saturday’s garage sale will help with maintenance and restoration projects at the Foss Mansion on Elm Street in Auburn. Woman’s Literary Union president Kathy Lawrence believes the rose bushes on the property date back to the 1920’s. Daryn Slover/Sun Journal Buy this Photo

Masks are required for those who would like to enter the Foss Mansion during Saturday’s garage sale at the Woman’s Literary Union in Auburn. Daryn Slover/Sun Journal Buy this Photo


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