The 91st annual White Elephant Sale was held August 25 & 26, 2023.
Watch here for information about upcoming events.


Donations are now being accepted from 9:00 am-12 noon in or near the Parish Hall every Sunday leading up to the sale. Kindly bring your new or lightly used items during those hours for drop off.

See the complete list of items not accepted at the bottom of this page.

We still welcome monetary contributions which go into the pool to fund grants after we hold the White Elephant Sale. Monetary contributions are also welcomed to assist with the cost of a storage unit. If you would like to make a financial contribution now, please do so in one of these two ways:

   Write a check (payable to Women of St. James; write WES in the memo section)

   Donate by Credit Card HERE


Please contact us with any questions that you may have.

Annual Christmas Bazaar

The Annual Christmas Bazaar will be combined with the White Elephant Sale this year with a Holiday Table. For each White Elephant Sale we request donations of only quality, clean, new or nearly-new, sellable items. Items or clothing not in excellent condition will not be accepted.

We do not accept:

  • Bed pillows
  • Car seats
  • Computers or printers
  • Cribs and cloth bumpers
  • Electrical appliances (unless new and in the box)
  • Exercise machines
  • File cabinets (metal)
  • Garage sale leftovers
  • Helmets (bicycle, hockey, football, etc.)
  • Humidifiers
  • Laminated or particle board (IKEA) furniture
  • Large appliances
  • Mattresses and box springs
  • Paints, solvents, chemicals
  • Slide projectors and screens
  • Sofa beds and large recliners
  • TVs and stereos
  • Plain, clear glass vases from the florist
  • Window blinds

The Books Department does not accept

  • Encyclopedias
  • Magazines
  • Incomplete sets
  • Cassette tapes
  • Instruction manuals
  • Textbooks
  • Video tapes


This year the committee is NOT accepting the following items:

  • Lamps
  • Empty picture frames
  • Men’s shoes
  • Furniture
  • Electronics