Spring ArtScene and Disaster Relief

Chris Mann's IrelandRockford ArtScene will be happening April 10 and 11 and there’s music and art featured at various venues around Rockford. At JustGoods we are featuring photographs by Chris Mann and our music includes a concert with Patti Shaffner Friday evening and Phil Pilcher and Tim Shaffer on Saturday evening. And check out all the art and music along 7th Street and Emmanuel Lutheran Church, 920 3rd Ave, for their display of E(ART)H: Art for a Planet in Peril presented by Forest City 350.org.

RAAC-LogoThe Rockford Area Arts Council is also holding a tornado relief drive to help those affected by the storm April 9, 2015. Boxes will be placed at various ArtScene venues to collect garbage bags, toilet paper, cleaning supplies, baby care items, pet supplies, personal care items, and blankets. Please bring your donations and drop them off during ArtScene. Everyone’s help is gratefully appreciated.

New Products

Sobremesa by Greenheart offers simple, warm, and comfortable tabletop pieces that captures the Spaniards’ art of savouring conversation and company after a meal. Wood items are from sustainably harvested forests, glassware from recycled glass, and all ceramic pieces are hand painted before firing.

Big Oh Cutting Board

Teakwood cheese board and glass decanter with teakwood stopper

Glass Cup

Blue and green rimmed glasses

Margarita Glasses

Blue rimmed margarita glasses

Mini Tagine 2

Small bowl and mini tagine from Tunisia

Tunisian Ceramics

Handpainted mugs from Tunisia

 

Northern Illinois Hospice Benefit Day

NORTHERN ILLINOIS HOSPICE BENEFIT DAY

Logo_NIHSat Apr 25, 2015

Northern Illinois Hospice is a not-for-profit organization whose mission is to help individuals and their families live the final days of their lives in the comforts of their homes. They help individuals regardless of race, religion, age, gender, sexual orientation, disability, disease, or place of national origin. They help families of terminally ill to share positive experiences and empower people to cherish their final chapters of their lives.

On Sat April 25, come into JustGoods with your special flyer and every purchase you make accompanied by the flyer, JustGoods will donate 10% of the total (before taxes) to Northern Illinois Hospice. Please contact Northern Illinois Hospice for more information on the event and to print a copy of the flyer.

VALENTINE’S DAY

Valentine’s Day is Saturday February 14 2015 and at JustGoods we have a wide variety of fair trade gifts to choose from. Lots of new sterling silver jewelry from Bali Indonesia, wood trinket boxes from India, and lots of items at greatly reduced sale prices.

Sterling Heart Ring  Rose Wood Heart Maze

Sitara Designs     Meditation bowls

Kisii soapstone dish

   Kisii soapstone dish

Sterling Silver earrings

Sterling Silver earrings