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Norwood Life Society Thrift Shop

Norwood Life Society Thrift Shop The Norwood Life SocietyThrift Shop is a volunteer-driven resale shop in Chicago's Norwood Park community.

All of the proceeds from the Thrift Shop go directly to providing programs and resources for the seniors we serve. Supported by Norwood Life Society, we're a 501(c)3 organization in Norwood Park and are committed to helping older adults in the Norwood Crossing community and beyond.

Operating as usual

We'll be closed December 22 - December 26th. Happy Holidays to you and yours from all of us at Norwood Life Society Thri...
12/21/2022

We'll be closed December 22 - December 26th. Happy Holidays to you and yours from all of us at Norwood Life Society Thrift Shop!!

Today is the last days to shop our sale!!! We'll be closed Thursday, Dec 22nd due to the winter storm. We'll also be clo...
12/21/2022

Today is the last days to shop our sale!!! We'll be closed Thursday, Dec 22nd due to the winter storm. We'll also be closed Friday, December 23rd - Monday, December 26th. Reopening Tuesday, December 27th.

This week all holiday items are 75% off!! We'll be closed Friday, Dec 23rd, Saturday, Dec 24th, and Monday, Dec 26th.

This week all holiday items are 75% off!! We'll be closed Friday, Dec 23rd, Saturday, Dec 24th, and Monday, Dec 26th.
12/19/2022

This week all holiday items are 75% off!! We'll be closed Friday, Dec 23rd, Saturday, Dec 24th, and Monday, Dec 26th.

Today is the last Saturday we’re open for 2022. Our Bag sale is still going on. These are more examples of items for sal...
12/17/2022

Today is the last Saturday we’re open for 2022. Our Bag sale is still going on. These are more examples of items for sale.
We’re open Monday through Thursday next week. Closed 12/23-12/26.

Friday Feature!!! Imagine this beautiful Vera Wang brooch on your jacket. The way the light reflects off the rhinestones...
12/16/2022

Friday Feature!!! Imagine this beautiful Vera Wang brooch on your jacket. The way the light reflects off the rhinestones is gorgeous. New in the box for $15. Brooches not your thing? How about the fresh water pearl necklace? Simply stunning, beautiful gold chain that will look perfect with your holiday outfit. All yours for $15. No holds on social media.

We are having a holiday bag sale today, Friday 12/16 and Saturday 12/17! Fill a brown paper bag with any holdiday item f...
12/16/2022

We are having a holiday bag sale today, Friday 12/16 and Saturday 12/17! Fill a brown paper bag with any holdiday item for $20.00! Bag must be able to close at the top.

Do you need extra chairs for your holiday parties? We have two of these and they are on sale for $7.50 each!
12/15/2022

Do you need extra chairs for your holiday parties? We have two of these and they are on sale for $7.50 each!

Christmas donations are still arriving every day. Here are the nutcrackers we put out today. Stop in this week for Chris...
12/12/2022

Christmas donations are still arriving every day. Here are the nutcrackers we put out today. Stop in this week for Christmas decor.
Your donations and purchases support the senior programs in our neighborhood.

SOLD. THEY WERE SEEN TODAY AND BOUGHT THIS AFTERNOON Adorable vintage tchotchkes were donated to the store today. Come ...
12/10/2022

SOLD.
THEY WERE SEEN TODAY AND BOUGHT THIS AFTERNOON Adorable vintage tchotchkes were donated to the store today. Come and see them and the other amazing donations. We may have the perfect gift for someone special.

Today we’re featuring our men’s department. A Scottish Harris tweed wool coat in large for $15. It’s over a button up sw...
12/09/2022

Today we’re featuring our men’s department. A Scottish Harris tweed wool coat in large for $15. It’s over a button up sweater in large for $7.
Both coats are sold. There are more sport coats in the shop.

A quick tour of new Christmas item in the store. The volunteers are pricing and putting out new items every day.
12/05/2022

A quick tour of new Christmas item in the store. The volunteers are pricing and putting out new items every day.

Friday Feature!! This beautiful gold tone Swarovski bracelet is gorgeous…. Simply gorgeous. All rhinestones are intact ,...
12/02/2022

Friday Feature!! This beautiful gold tone Swarovski bracelet is gorgeous…. Simply gorgeous. All rhinestones are intact , no missing stones. $35. No holds on social media. #swarovskicrystals💎

Lola by Marc Jacobs perfume. $50.00. Full bottle.
12/02/2022

Lola by Marc Jacobs perfume. $50.00. Full bottle.

Several Christmas houses are available today. We’re bringing more Christmas decor items today. Come in and Shop small Sa...
11/26/2022

Several Christmas houses are available today. We’re bringing more Christmas decor items today. Come in and Shop small Saturday with us. We’re open till 3pm.

Saturday special!! Metlox vintage PoppyTrail Coffee Pot. Check out that Rooster😎 $15. No holds on social media. Open til...
11/19/2022

Saturday special!! Metlox vintage PoppyTrail Coffee Pot. Check out that Rooster😎 $15. No holds on social media. Open till 3 today.

Friday’s Feature time 😎 gorgeous heart shaped pendant with rhinestones, 18kt necklace $18. Turquoise earrings $8. Black ...
11/18/2022

Friday’s Feature time 😎 gorgeous heart shaped pendant with rhinestones, 18kt necklace $18. Turquoise earrings $8. Black pearl/rhinestone earrings $8. Hoop earrings, 18kt gold over sterling silver with genuine diamond pieces $12. No holds on social media. Available 11/18 after 12 in store.

Friday’s Features have a holiday theme. Snowflakes, Christmas trees, pearl snowmen or mother of pearl inlays? Prices ran...
11/11/2022

Friday’s Features have a holiday theme. Snowflakes, Christmas trees, pearl snowmen or mother of pearl inlays? Prices range from $3 to $10. Or would you prefer a beautiful Swarovski necklace? The Magic Snow Necklace is studded with crystals, zirconium and is rhodium plated. Never worn, new in the box. $60. No holds on social media.

We'll be open until 4:00 pm on Fridays until the end of the year!
11/10/2022

We'll be open until 4:00 pm on Fridays until the end of the year!

Don't miss our Holiday Tea Party! We've decided to make this a free event.If you've purchased a ticket please let us kno...
11/09/2022

Don't miss our Holiday Tea Party! We've decided to make this a free event.

If you've purchased a ticket please let us know at the event and we'll refund your ticket. *You must have a receipt proving payment*

Tea, treats, and party favors available while supplies last.

Only 6 more days until our Holiday Tea Party! Come enjoy tea, treats, raffle prizes, and select your gift to get 10%, 15...
11/07/2022

Only 6 more days until our Holiday Tea Party! Come enjoy tea, treats, raffle prizes, and select your gift to get 10%, 15%, or 20% off your purchase!

Saturday 11/12 from 3 pm to 5 pm. $10.00 per ticket purchased in store.

It’s Christmas brooch season 🎄 ! We have oodles of Holiday brooches in our display case. Prices range from $3 to $15.   ...
11/04/2022

It’s Christmas brooch season 🎄 ! We have oodles of Holiday brooches in our display case. Prices range from $3 to $15.

Our Holiday Tea Party is coming up next Saturday! Be sure to purchase your tickets in store. Just $10.00!
11/04/2022

Our Holiday Tea Party is coming up next Saturday! Be sure to purchase your tickets in store. Just $10.00!

It's beginning to look a lot like Christmas 🎄
11/02/2022

It's beginning to look a lot like Christmas 🎄

We are getting the shop ready for Christmas tonight and tomorrow! We've got Dino’s Pizza & Italian Restaurant to keep th...
11/01/2022

We are getting the shop ready for Christmas tonight and tomorrow! We've got Dino’s Pizza & Italian Restaurant to keep them going!

We've extended our Home Goods sale through the end of today! 50% off ALL Home Good items! We are open today until 3 pm. ...
11/01/2022

We've extended our Home Goods sale through the end of today! 50% off ALL Home Good items! We are open today until 3 pm. Reminder - we are closed tomorrow Wednesday, Nov. 2nd reopening Thursday, Nov. 3rd.

Only three days until our holiday merchandise comes out! We'll be CLOSED Wednesday, Nov. 2nd as our volunteers prepare t...
10/31/2022

Only three days until our holiday merchandise comes out! We'll be CLOSED Wednesday, Nov. 2nd as our volunteers prepare the shop. Stay tuned for sneak peaks of the holiday merchandise coming to the sales floor on Thursday, Nov. 3rd!

Boy Scout troop 955 continues helping us out. Today they arrived to rake leaves to clean up outside. They also gave out ...
10/29/2022

Boy Scout troop 955 continues helping us out. Today they arrived to rake leaves to clean up outside. They also gave out the treats for the neighborhood trick or treat event. These are outstanding young men. Thank you for your service today.

Our Saturday volunteers love a coffee cake from our neighbors at Chicago Sweet Connection Bakery.Pecan today and almond ...
10/29/2022

Our Saturday volunteers love a coffee cake from our neighbors at Chicago Sweet Connection Bakery.
Pecan today and almond next week.
What is your favorite flavor?

Garfield is in the store. Each are $5. We are open till 3 pm
10/29/2022

Garfield is in the store. Each are $5. We are open till 3 pm

Friday’s features are earrings!! Peridot,topaz,amethyst and sterling silver will look so pretty. $20.  Freshwater pearls...
10/28/2022

Friday’s features are earrings!! Peridot,topaz,amethyst and sterling silver will look so pretty. $20. Freshwater pearls always are in style. These cuties are $15. Last but not least are the diamonds. There’s always room for diamonds. They are real with certificate of authenticity included. Each earring is .25 carats along with Austrian crystals. $30. No holds on social media.

Sale Alert! We are making room for Holiday Décor. Enjoy 50% off ALL Home Goods 10/28 - 10/31!
10/28/2022

Sale Alert! We are making room for Holiday Décor. Enjoy 50% off ALL Home Goods 10/28 - 10/31!

We enjoy these little things in life too but make it thrifted 🤗
10/27/2022

We enjoy these little things in life too but make it thrifted 🤗

Sold. It’s a fire sale on this Lane hope chest. $40   Perfect for your blankets, wool coats and sweaters.
10/24/2022

Sold.

It’s a fire sale on this Lane hope chest. $40
Perfect for your blankets, wool coats and sweaters.

Literally just dropped off. Gloriah Walsh, 100 % wool, large. $75. No holds on social media. You will be styling in this...
10/22/2022

Literally just dropped off. Gloriah Walsh, 100 % wool, large. $75. No holds on social media. You will be styling in this one. Stunning.

Donation of the day!!!! Beautiful Tahari dress, size 8 for $15. Perfect for a wedding. No holds on social media.
10/22/2022

Donation of the day!!!! Beautiful Tahari dress, size 8 for $15. Perfect for a wedding. No holds on social media.

It’s Friday Feature!!!!  Draped across our spring green clutch( or crossbody) purse is a vintage blue glass/brass neckla...
10/21/2022

It’s Friday Feature!!!! Draped across our spring green clutch( or crossbody) purse is a vintage blue glass/brass necklace. Purse $10. Necklace is $15. Then it’s earrings, earrings, earrings!!! Prices range from $5 to $15. Black suede clutch used as backdrop is $4. #vintagepurses #gold/silver earrings

Men's Hugo Boss sneakers size 44 European. In great condition for $20.00. Call the shop to purchase. No holds via social...
10/20/2022

Men's Hugo Boss sneakers size 44 European. In great condition for $20.00. Call the shop to purchase. No holds via social media.

We are so excited for our next event! We've planned a cozy and magical Holiday Tea Party. Come sip on some holiday tea a...
10/20/2022

We are so excited for our next event! We've planned a cozy and magical Holiday Tea Party. Come sip on some holiday tea and nibble on some treats while you shop! It's all taking place on Saturday, November 12th from 3:00 pm to 5:00 pm.

You'll receive a party favor of a tea cup and saucer and a tea bag to enjoy later. We'll also have 3 raffle prize baskets each with a $25 gift card to our shop, a tea pot, and some loose leaf tea by Sacred Blossom Farm.

**This is a ticketed event at $10.00 per person. Tickets can be purchased in store before or at the event. Your receipt is your ticket. No refunds.**

The Festive Season at Norwood Life Society Thrift Shop is arriving November 3rd. Mark your calendars.
10/17/2022

The Festive Season at Norwood Life Society Thrift Shop is arriving November 3rd. Mark your calendars.

We’d like to thank Boy Scout troop #955 for their help today. They assisted with cleaning, pricing and putting out new i...
10/15/2022

We’d like to thank Boy Scout troop #955 for their help today. They assisted with cleaning, pricing and putting out new items. Excellent young men.

Address

6017-19 N Nina Avenue
Chicago, IL
60631

1 mile North of the Jefferson Park Blue Line 1 block South of the Norwood Park Metra stop

General information

Hours of Operation: Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, and Saturday 10am-3pm We are closed on Tuesdays, Sundays, and all major holidays.

Opening Hours

Monday 10am - 3pm
Tuesday 10am - 3pm
Wednesday 10am - 3pm
Thursday 10am - 7pm
Friday 10am - 3pm
Saturday 10am - 3pm

Telephone

(773) 763-3775

Products

Gently used clothing, housewares, artwork, jewelry, and more! 100% of the proceeds from the shop are used to help enhance the independence and well-being of the older adults at Norwood Crossing.

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Merry Christmas Norwood Life Society Thrift Store staff and volunteers. Thank you for everything!!!
You have a fun store I truly enjoy visiting and telling everyone about.
See you soon! 🎄😊❤️
Let’s Set the Table! 🍽🍷

Join the Norwood Life Society for a special evening featuring Tablescapes!

6-8pm, Thurs. 08.18.22

Sip & shop for a romantic dinner a deux, bridal shower buffet, holiday party & more.

All proceeds benefit Norwood Crossing & Norwood Seniors Network.

http://www.nlsthriftshop.org/ or call 773.763.3775
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TODAY is the DAY

One of our older adult homeless friends is MOVING IN to an apartment today after being unhoused for a very long time. Here is a list of organizations who supported and helped her along the way:

~ PORTAGE PARK SENIOR CENTER - big thanks to Tammy and her awesome staff for providing critical on-going emotional, social and nutritional supports. Chicago Department of Family and Support Services
~ Portage Park Mutual Aid
~ St Vincent De Paul Society - St Elizabeth of the Trinity Conference
~ Norwood Life Society Thrift Shop
~ State Representative Lindsey LaPointe
We are very thankful to have Chris as a norVOLution volunteer! She's done amazing things for Norwood Life Society Thrift Shop!
Even though we're a little biased because they help support our non-profit mission,, please take a moment to vote for Norwood Life Society Thrift Shop! 🙂
Our amazing Norwood Life Society Thrift Shop Monday volunteer duo Tonia and Joyce. They always work so hard getting clothes sorted and tagged for the shop!
HAPPENING TOMORROW!

We'll be holding a volunteer open house at Norwood Life Society Thrift Shop on Saturday, September 18th from 3:30 pm to 4:30 pm. If you've ever wondered what it would be like to volunteer at the thrift shop this is the event for you!

This is a great opportunity to learn a new skill, make friends, have fun, and enjoy a 25% off discount on all regularly priced items!
We'll be holding a volunteer open house at Norwood Life Society Thrift Shop on Saturday, September 18th from 3:30 pm to 4:30 pm. If you've ever wondered what it would be like to volunteer at the thrift shop this is the event for you!

If you'd like to get started volunteering now you can submit a volunteer application by visiting https://www.norwoodcrossing.org/volunteer, emailing [email protected], or calling 773-577-5329!

This is a great opportunity to learn a new skill, make friends, have fun, and enjoy a 25% off discount on all regularly priced items!
Norwood Life Society Thrift Shop carries a rolling selection of housewares, men's and women's clothing, shoes and accessories, books, collectibles, antiques, jewelry, art work & more. STORE COUPON 👉 https://bit.ly/3l3r2EQ Shops & Places Near YOU 👉 www.1bth.com/bigmap
Norwood Life Society Thrift Shop carries a rolling selection of housewares, men's and women's clothing, shoes and accessories, books, collectibles, antiques, jewelry, art work & more. STORE COUPON 👉 https://bit.ly/3l3r2EQ Shops & Places Near YOU 👉 www.1bth.com/bigmap
LOVE LOCAL GIVEAWAY! Today’s gift card is brought to you by Norwood Life Society Thrift Shop!
The Norwood Life SocietyThrift Shop is a volunteer-driven resale shop in Chicago's Norwood Park community. All of the proceeds from the Thrift Shop go directly to providing programs and resources for the seniors we serve. Check out their page for updates on special sales and offerings!

How To Enter:
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2. Like Norwood Park Chamber Page
3. Like Norwood Life Society Thrift Shop Page
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Winner will receive a $15 Gift Card
Entry to this giveaway will close at midnight.
Norwood Life Society Thrift Shop carries a rolling selection of housewares, men's and women's clothing, shoes and accessories, books, collectibles, antiques, jewelry, art work & more. STORE COUPON 👉 https://bit.ly/3l3r2EQ Shops & Places Near YOU 👉 www.1bth.com/bigmap
Norwood Life Society Thrift Shop carries a rolling selection of housewares, men's and women's clothing, shoes and accessories, books, collectibles, antiques, jewelry, art work & more. STORE COUPON 👉 https://bit.ly/3l3r2EQ Shops & Places Near YOU 👉 www.1bth.com/bigmap
Do u take perfume donations? I have some that are a few years old and some that are older. Please let me know. Thanks!
Do you have any special hours for the holiday weekend and are you open on Monday for Labor Day? Thanks
If you are passionate about thrifting, would like to deliver meals to home bound seniors, are skilled at capturing and editing photos, or are just looking to give back to the community we have a volunteer opportunity for you!

Come join our wonderful team of volunteers as a Thrift Shop Associate at Norwood Life Society Thrift Shop, a Meals Delivery Volunteer with Norwood Seniors Network, or a Multi-Media Volunteer.

Visit our website to learn more and apply to volunteer today!
www.norvolution.org
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