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Yard sale to benefit kids

Tega Cay's Parks and Recreation Committee will have a recreation equipment yard sale 7a.m.-noon Saturday at Turner Field in Tega Cay.

Proceeds benefit Children's Attention Home, an emergency home for abused, neglected and abandoned children.

Drop off gently used equipment at the Tega Cay administration building on Shoreline Parkway; the parks and rec office at Runde Field; the Beach and Swim Center in Tega Cay; Town Tavern on S.C. 160; MaggieMoo's in the Tega Cay Village Shopping Center on Gold Hill Road; and Gold Hill Self Storage on Gold Hill Road.

Large items can be dropped off at Turner Field the morning of the sale. Tie laces together on shoes and cleats to keep pairs together.

Donations can also be made at Town Tavern's Donation Exchange Day on Monday. Details: Emily Jaeckli, jaeckli@ comporium.net; www.tegacay rec.com.

Melanie Bass

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You can share photos of your children, pets, vacations and special occasions with readers.

Send digital photos to yorkobs@charlotteobserver.com and mail traditional prints to Melanie Bass, Neighbors of York & Lancaster, 407 E. Long Ave., Gastonia, NC 28054.

If you e-mail a digital photo, send your largest JPEG file. If you mail us a computer printout, use photo paper. Please give names of those in the picture (from left to right), where they are and what they're doing.

Include a phone number where we can reach you, in case we have questions.

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