The Museum is going from ‘Rags to Riches’
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The Museum Center at 5ive Points’ Volunteer Guild invites you to come shop the Rags to Riches sale on Oct. 11, 12 and 13.

The sale will take place in a building donated for the event by Scott Kanavos at the corner of Church St and 2nd Street S.E.

The popular fundraiser returns with a kick-off party and preview sale on Thursday, Oct. 11, at 5 p.m. A light dinner will be served, with live music and early buying privileges for party guests.

Tickets are $10 and are available at the door or from the Museum Store at 423-339-5745.

The sale will continue Oct. 12 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., and Oct. 13, from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday all items will be half price.

Funds raised will go to support the museum’s educational programs and exhibits.

The Museum Center at 5ive Points preserves and interprets the history and culture of the Ocoee District of Southeast Tennessee.

The museum hosts exhibits and education programs. The Museum Store sells Appalachian arts and crafts from the region.

Hours are Tuesday through Friday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., and Saturday, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. The museum is closed Sunday, Monday and holidays. Admission is $5 for adults, $4 for seniors and students, and free for children under 5. Groups of 12 or more are $4 each.

The Museum is free the first Saturday of each month. Members of the Museum Center receive free admission.