Tuesday, December 5, 2017 @ 11:00 AM, 5811 Highway 1 North, Lockport
The old has become the new, the vintage, the new trend… we may have what you are looking for. How does one go about finding these treasures? Take a trip to one of Lafourche Arc’s Thrift Stores. These are not your ordinary thrift stores, they are so much more. You can find The Treasure Box down in the town of Lockport at 5811 Hwy 1 North, Lockport, LA 70374 or the St. John Treasure Box in the northern part of Lafourche parish in the community of St. John at 2233 Hwy 1, Thibodaux, LA 70301. Now, you may be asking yourself what sets these thrifts stores apart from the others. It is not just the hidden treasures you may stumble across, but it’s the people you will meet. These stores are quickly becoming a prospering opportunity for Lafourche Arc, but most importantly they further the mission of the organization by providing competitive employment opportunities for individuals with and without disabilities. The friendly staff are always waiting with a warm greeting, a handshake and the willingness to assist the customers with an enjoyable shopping experience. Employees are sorting items, stocking the shelves, hanging clothing items on the racks or assisting you at checkout. The St. John Treasure Box is open Monday through Friday, 8:30 AM to 1:30 PM. The Treasure Box, in the town of Lockport, is open Monday through Friday, 8:30 AM to 1:30 PM. Both locations are open the first Saturday of every month from 8:00am to Noon.