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Offer: boxes - I have quite a few carton boxes of various sizes that I no longer need. I would rather give them away than break them down and put them in the recycling bin, but if I still have them on Christmas Eve that’s where they will go. North Oakland, near Adeline and Alcatraz Offer: Curb Alert - I’ve got a bulky waste pickup scheduled for tomorrow at 692 60th Street in North Oakland (midway between Shattuck and MLK), and I will probably have everything put out by late afternoon (I’m waiting, hoping the rain will let up). There is definitely some junk, but there are also some pieces of good wooden furniture that I’d rather see go to someone who can use them.They might still be out in the morning, but I’m told everything has to be out by 6 AM so they may be coming early. Feel free to come by and take whatever you can use. Offer: Tables - Three wooden tables: Reading or book display table with a slanted top and one shelf underneath it. 23” x 14” x 33” at its highest Sturdy oak table top with detachable wooden legs, originally used as a dining room table, 50” x 3o” x 1.5" Sturdy veneer table top with detachable metal legs, originally used as a desk, 54” x 24” x 1” North Oakland, near Adeline and Alcatraz Offer: Padded suitcase - It’s actually a MacBag, designed to hold an original Mac, but it could be used as a suitcase. It’s 18” x 14” x 10” and is intended to stand upright. There is a padded zippered compartment on the outside and two compartments on the inside. North Oakland, near Adeline and Alcatraz Offer: Assorted office supplies - – 9x12” réversible whiteboard/blackboard in wood frame – 8” square x 4.5” deep black vertical storage box with 4 purple drawers (originally meant for diskettes, but also good for organizing craft/office supplies) – 3x5” index card file box with alphabet tabs and blank cards – 4.5x7x4” hinged plastic storage box – Notebooks/pads: 4 each 3x5” spiral-bound ruled notebooks and small rectangular ruled post-it pads North Oakland, near Adeline and Alcatrazz Offer: decorative boxes - Small decorative jeweled boxes Boxes are around 3” across, in different colors/shapes with South Indian-style glitter, mirror, and crystal embellishment. Two boxes of three. North Oakland, near Adeline and Alcatraz Offer: Gift boxes - Two bags of 10-12 metallic, 5-pointed star gift boxes in assorted colors with attached tags (stored flat, you fold on creases to make 3D), can hold a small gift. Also two durable rigid fabric-covered gift boxes with attached ribbon trim. North Oakland, near Adeline and Alcatraz Offer: Shower curtains and rings - Two vinyl shower curtains, semi-translucent clear, one with fish design, one with geometric design, creased from storage but otherwise in fine shape, with rings to hang them. North Oakland, near Adeline and Alcatraz Offer: Gloves - Women’s gloves, arm warmers – gray ragg wool gloves, slightly larger size – rainbow variegated stripe gloves (new, unworn) – two pairs forearm warmers with thumb holes in bright neon colors/patterns (might be good for kids) North Oakland, near Adeline and Alcatraz Offer: tote bags - Tote bags Three moderate-sized bags, two natural canvas and one black cotton with peace-sign print. One large synthetic one. North Oakland, near Adeline and Alcatraz Offer: women's scarves - Five women’s scarves – warm blue-green acrylic oblong – purple/teal/gold/black rayon oblong – large multicolor cotton stripe wrap with fringe (big enough to drape over furniture or use as a tablecloth) – warm blue-green soft polyester infinity scarf with a large zippered pocket – lightweight wide green acrylic infinity scarf North Oakland, near Adeline and Alcatraz Offer: steam iron - Black and Decker steam/spray iron, in working condition. North Oakland, near Adeline and Alcatra Offer: plastic baskets Gifted - 4 blue plastic baskets. They look like laundry baskets but they are only 15” x 10” x 5 1/2”. Preference given to someone who will take all 4. North Oakland, near Alcatraz and Adeline. Offer: insulated lunch bag - Insulated bag for lunch or a beverage. North Oakland, near Adeline and Alcatraz Offer: lap pillow - Lap pillow, with straps to hold your book or magazine. North Oakland, near Adeline and Alcatraz Offer: shower curtain - Heavy off-white cotton shower curtain. North Oakland, near Adeline and Alcatraz Offer: Eagle Creek convertible wheeled suitcase - 25" (suitable for checking) Eagle Creek black softsided wheeled suitcase converts to a backpack. Great condition. North Oakland, near Adeline and Alcatraz Offer: lumbar support car seat - Lumbar support car seat and back, in original packaging North Oakland, near Adeline and Alcatraz Offer: OOFER: laptop or table bag - Case with several compartments and padding for a laptop or tablet no more than 8” x10”. North Oakland, near Adeline and Alcatraz Offer: extra-large ziplock bags - These are about 2-gallon size, I think, and there are several of them. They all have the zipper-type ziplocks. North Oakland, near Adelline and Alcatraz Offer: cups, travel mugs - Four blue plastic glasses Four travel mugs. Some of them insulated North Oakland, near Adeline and Alcatraz Offer: More calendars - 1. World Wildlife Fund: photos of wildlife 2. Nature Conservancy: scenic photos, some with animals North Oakland, near Adeline and Alcatraz Offer: calendars - These calendars have all been taken or promised, but I just received another Nature Conservancy calendar (#1 below) which is available (I make my own scenic calendars). > On Nov 5, 2019, at 7:09 PM, Jane Colman janecol@lmi.net [Berkeley_CA_Freecycle] <Berkeley_CA_Freecycle-noreply@yahoogroups.com> wrote: > > Four 2020 calendars from different organizations: > > 1. The Nature Conservancy: scenic photos, most of them with wildlife > > 2. Ocean Conservancy: ocean photos, most of them with wildlife > > 3. National Parks Foundation: scenery from national parks > > 4. Union of Concerned Scientists: political cartoons mostly about climate change > > North Oakland, near Adeline and Alcatraz > > Offer: calendars - Four 2020 calendars from different organizations: 1. The Nature Conservancy: scenic photos, most of them with wildlife 2. Ocean Conservancy: ocean photos, most of them with wildlife 3. National Parks Foundation: scenery from national parks 4. Union of Concerned Scientists: political cartoons mostly about climate change North Oakland, near Adeline and Alcatraz Offer: bulletin board - Lightweight cork bulletin board, 16” x 20”. North Oakland, near Adeline and Alcatraz Offer: Large box - Sturdy large cardboard box for moving or shipping (or storing), 26” x 21.5” x16”. North Oakland, near Adeline and Alcatraz Offer: disposable wine glasses Gifted - Disposable plastic wine glasses, good for a big party (they can also be washed and reused. Preference to someone who can take them before the end of the weekend. North Oakland, near Adeline and Alcatraz Offer: coffee grinder Gifted - Pavoni electric coffee grinder, with gradations from fine to coarse and from 1 to 12 cups. North Oakland, near Adeline and Alcatraz Offer: backpacks - Two backpacks, both fairly large and dark red. One has many compartments and is in good condition; the other has three compartments, a leather bottom, but has one seam that needs sewing. Also, a small backpack sized for a child (I’m a short adult, and I use one of these when running). Also a duffle bag, 10 x 16”, 11” high, with one small zippered end bag. North Oakland, near Adeline and Alcatraz Offer: tote bags - Nine tote bags, either cotton or another equally sturdy and reusable material, all of a perfect size for grocery or other shopping. One of them has two sections, one with a zipper and the other with velcro. North Oakland, near Adeline and Alcatraz