Sunday, October 31, 2010
The Living Wisely Thrift Shop is open for business on 15th NE in the old Brown's Coffee Company at 19042 15th NE.
It is owned and operated by the Living Wisdom School, which is located in a wing of the Aldercrest Learning Center.
"The store is our way to reach out to the greater community and to supplement the school's budget and scholarship fund. Tax deductible contributions of merchandise are appreciated."
Living Wisely Thrift and Gift will offer classes and instruction for adults and children in practical, healthy, and sustainable living.
Hours are: Monday - Saturday from 10:30 am - 6:00 pm and Sunday 12:00 - 6:00 pm.
They accept donations and some consignments. Email or phone for more information. 206-257-5346 or 206-718-5397.
The building is one of the few historical structures left standing in the area. It was the Leland general store in the 1930's. The building has remained in the original family.
The historical photo, from the collection of the Shoreline Historical Museum, is dated 1938.