Wish List

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Wish List

Wish List Special Event!

C L O T H I N G   D R I V E

  • The Attleboro Arts Museum is holding a Clothing Drive at the end of August. We’re partnering with the Epilepsy Foundation New England to raise funds and recycle/reuse.By simply repurposing clothing that has been outgrown or no longer suits your style you can support the museum’s arts and culture offerings, and programs offered by the Epilepsy Foundation. 100% of the proceeds from your donation will go directly to the Museum and the Foundation.Start looking through your closets and please bag-up all unwanted items. See below for a list of acceptable donations. All items must be packaged in a plastic bag that is 13-gallon size or larger. Please plan to donate at a time listed below. Note that we’re unable to store bags in advance of, or after, the final delivery hour.
    • 10am – 3pm: Friday, August 25th
    • 10am – 3pm: Saturday, August 26th
    • 6pm – 7:30pm: Saturday, August 26th
    • 10am – 12pm: Tuesday, August 29th

    We will gladly provide you with a receipt for your donations at delivery. Thank you in advance for your time and support.

    Please call 508-222-2644 x10 or email office@attleboroartsmuseum.org with any questions.

     

Acceptable Clothing Drive Items

  • Clothes: tops, pants, jeans, shorts, ties/scarves, dresses, skirts, gowns,

suits, sweaters, sweats, vests, blazers, t-shirts, pajamas, socks, tights, belts 

  • Outerwear: coats, jackets, ski pants, mittens, gloves, hats, scarves, rain-gear, bathing suits
  • Uniforms
  • Costumes/Dress Up Clothes
  • Fabric/Fabric Scraps/Yarn
  • Linens
  • Towels/Wash Cloths
  • Drapes/Curtains
  • Sheets/Pillow Cases
  • Tablecloths
  • Cloth Napkins
  • Pot holders
  • Blankets
  • Comforter/Duvet
  • Sofa/Chair covers
  • Shoes/Boots/Flip Flops/Slippers
  • Pocketbooks/Backpacks/Duffle Bags
  • Don’t forget about those single mittens, gloves and socks!

Items are accepted in any condition. 

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The Attleboro Arts Museum has a simple wish list of items that we can always use.  Please be sure that all items are new or gently used. If you have questions call 508-222-2644 x15.

We thank you in advance!

  • A box of non-clasp, card stock, two-pocket folders to hold 8.5″ x 11″ documents (any solid color)
  • A full-size, free standing ironing board with cover
  • Tray liners for painting
  • Post-it® Notes (all sizes and colors)
  • Standard light bulbs (60W)
  • Packs of AA batteries
  • New sheets of foam core in either black or white
  • Painting roller covers (9″, medium-density)
  • Wall painters – to assist during gallery installations.  You could also help to paint/touch-up pedestals, shelves, etc.
  • Tape: clear packing, masking, painter’s, and all colors and styles of “Duck” Tape ® – any width
  • 1″ and 2″ bristle brushes for gallery wall painting
  • Masonite Drawing Boards with Clips (18″x24″ or 24″x36″ preferred)
  • Rolls of paper (will be used as table coverings in our studios).  Roles should be at least 30″ wide and can be kraft, white or other colors.
  • Pencil-top erasers (any colors)
  • Paper cups for our spring water dispenser
  • Glass cleaner (any brand)
  • Clear plastic storage bins with covers.  Ideal sizes would be (L x W x H):
    – Small:  16″ x 8″ x 5″ or 16″ x 13″ x 5″
    – Medium:  23″ x 16″ x 12″
    – Large:  28″ x 19″ x 16″
  • Plastic palettes for use with acrylics and/or watercolors
  • Wet Wipes
  • Glue sticks (preferably Elmer’s brand)
  • 5″ x 7″ or 8″ x 10″ sheets of Plexiglass for use in monotype printmaking
  • Printmaking brayers, new or gently used, 4″ width
  • Unused artist materials (acrylic paint, paint brushes, stretched canvases, pastels, etc.)
  • Expo brand white board colored markers, both thin and thick nibs

Box-Tops copy

Did you know … 

Our Museum School is registered with the Box Tops for Education program?

Bring in those box top coupons found on cereal boxes, tissues, butter and other grocery products and the Museum will process them for funds to support our children’s art classes.

We will happily accept these coupons at any point.


logo_box_bluePlease call 508-222-2644  x13 if you have any questions. 
Wish List items can be dropped off during regular Museum hours: Tues. – Sat. 10am – 5pm.

Attleboro Arts Museum
86 Park Street, Attleboro, MA 02703

THANK YOU!

Our sincere thanks to the generous supporters who have brought in items from our list.  We’ll remove an item when we are saturated with a particular supply – until then, keep it coming.  We are very grateful!

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