Donations sought for Antiques Auction to support River Arts

Donations are sought now for this summer’s Antiques Auction to support River Arts, the region’s popular non-profit arts organization. The auction is to be held on August 1st at the attractive Dining Commons facility at Lincoln Academy in Newcastle. A portion of the proceeds will go to the Academy, as well.

River Arts invites a full range of donations in addition to furniture and home furnishings, including jewelry, coins, silverware, cutlery and other kitchen items, vintage garments, antique sculpture and paintings, garden ornaments, dolls, fishing gear, sports objects, commemorative items, rare books, handicrafts, antique tools or work gear, etc.

It’s not too early to search attics, closets and barns for donations! Donors are encouraged to contact River Arts now to pledge items or to arrange for our pick up of your items or your delivery to River Arts. Arrangements may be made by phone by calling River Arts at 563-1507 or by email at