St. John’s Episcopal Church, 23 Main St. in Essex, holds its 70th annual rummage sale and silent auction on Thursday, Friday and Saturday, Oct. 25, 26 and 27. Hours are 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. each day. Events include a book sale on Thursday, a rummage sale on Friday and a bake sale on Sunday.
Avery Heights, 705 New Britain Avenue, Hartford, holds its semi-annual tag and treasure sale on Thursday, Friday and Saturday, Oct. 25, 26 and 27. Merchandise includes books, crafts, furniture, clothing, holiday and more. (Enter through the Newington Road driveway and look for the maroon canopy.) Sale hours are 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Thursday and Friday; 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. on Saturday. (On Saturday, remaining merchandise is sold for $5 a bag.)
The Sisterhood of Temple Sinai, Newington holds a fall rummage sale on Sunday, Oct. 28, and Monday, Oct. 29. The sale includes gently used clothing for all the family, as well as household items, books, knickknacks, and small appliances. On Sunday, hours are noon to 3 p.m and admission is 50 cents. Monday hours are 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. and admission is free. Temple Sinai is at 41 West Hartford Rd., Newington. Information: 860-561-1055.
Jump start your holiday shopping at the Harvest Holly Craft Fair and Attic Treasures Sale at Emanuel Lutheran Church, 311 Capitol Avenue in Hartford on Saturday, Oct. 27, from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Information: www.emanuelhartford.org.
Rummage Sale at West Hartford United Methodist Church, 1358 New Britain Avenue, on Friday, Oct. 26, from 7 to 9 p.m. and Saturday Oct. 27, 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. Find deals on furniture, clothes, household items, toys, baby items and seasonal decorations. Admission is $1 on Friday and free on Saturday.
Sunday, Oct. 28, is the season’s last Big K Flea Market, 39 East Cedar St. in Newington. Hours are 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. 39 E. Cedar St. (CT Route 175) Newington. Admission is $1; parking is free.
Friends of the Salem Public Library holds a used book sale on Friday, Oct 26, from 7 to 9 p.m. and Saturday, Oct. 27, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. The sale is held at the Salem Elementary School, 200 Hartford Rd. in Salem. Information: 860-859-0165.
Burlington Public Library, 1 Library Lane in Burlington holds its fall book sale on Friday and Saturday, Oct. 26 and 27, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. each day. (On Saturday, books are $5 a bag.)
The Friends of the Bloomfield Public Libraries hold a book sale at the Prosser Library, 1 Tunxis Avenue, on Thursday, Oct. 25 from 10 a.m. to 7:30 p.m.; Friday, Oct. 26 from 10 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. and on Saturday, Oct. 27, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Information: 860-243-9721.
The Olde England Street Market holds its last market of the season at The Promenade Shops at Evergreen Walk in South Windsor (near LL Bean) on Saturday, Oct. 27, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. The market features local crafters and antiques appraisal for $5 per item, (normally a $50 per item value). Information: www.oldeEnglandstreetmarket.com or www.thepromenadeshopsatevergreenwalk.com.
Gift certificates of $50 or more are 20 percent off at White Flower Farm during the holiday season. Order online at www.whiteflowerfarm.com.
Select curtains, pillows, bedding, fabric, trim and accessories are up to 50 percent off at RLF Home’s curtain outlet, 30 Bartholomew Avenue, Hartford. Hours are Monday through Friday, 9:30 a.m. to 5 p.m., Saturday, 9:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. Information: 860-951-8110.
Attention home gardeners: Most shrubs, trees, evergreens and ground covers are 30 percent off at Warner Nursery & Garden Center’s autumn plant sale. Perennials, Japanese maples and ornamental grasses are 20 percent off. The center is at 76 Riverside Road in Simsbury. Information: 860-651-0204.
Resale shoppers, check this out. Sign up for the Super Savers Club at www.Savers.com, and you’ll get special member’s discounts and coupons, and emailed notices of sales at Savers stores. (Click on the “Club Card Sign-Up” link to register.)
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