Sarah Kelly in Concert in Canyon Lake

sarah kelly concert
Christian Music Artist, Sarah Kelly, is coming to Canyon Lake Community Church on Friday, October 30th as a benefit concert to support MOPS - Mothers of Preschoolers but everyone is welcome. So come one. Come all.

Sarah Kelly is a local and International musician that has been nominated for two Grammy awards. She travels all over the world performing more than 250 shows a year. She also leads worship seminars, song writing courses and performs at festivals for audiences of 15,000 - 20,000 people.

Tickets are $5 in advance or $8 at the door
Doors open at 6:30 with the opportunity to enter drawings for wonderful gift baskets created by the MOPS ladies. The concert will begin at 7:00.

Please call 951/566-9391 for more information, to order tickets or directions to the church.

Yard Sale Dos and Don'ts

Well Menifee, another weekend is upon us. And we are all bound to see those Yard Sale signs in our neighborhoods. Being an avid "Yard Saler", I wanted to share a few dos and don'ts about yard saling with you.

  1. Post signs with LARGE arrows, date and words, "Yard Sale". That is all that is needed. Please remove all signs when sale is over.
  2. Price your items, if possible. This cuts down on questions, or missed opportunities. Many customers hate to ask for a price.
  3. Have your Yard Sale on a Saturday, or Saturday/Sunday. Friday sales cut down on customers, because so many people work. When customers see that Saturday is your second day, they tend to avoid the sale, with the thinking, "All of the good stuff is gone."
  4. Be friendly, but not overwhelming. No one likes a pushy salesman.
  5. Have plenty of change.

As a customer, here are some tips too. . .

  1. Don't offer the Yard Sale Host 10 cents for a $10 item. It is highly insulting. Bartering is fine, but in reality, offering less than 75% is just plain rude.
  2. Do not let your children run rampant at the yard sale. So many children break items, and then the parent just walks away. This is not a playground, these are someone'e items out of someone's home. Be respectful.
  3. Carry plenty of change with you. This is something that can be used as a bartering tool down the road.
  4. Don't litter the neighborhood. The neighbors hate this!
  5. Park properly, and drive safely. Often there are many children at yard sales, and no one wants a child to get hurt.
  6. Speak in the language of the person hosting the yard sale. Be that English or Spanish, don't expect to come to someone else's home and speak your language. Remember, you are on their property.
  7. Be polite and courteous. It will get you Brownie Points with the Yard Sale Host.

Just my two cents worth. Happy Yard Saling!!!