Don’t Miss Young Collectors Party Oct. 17

REVISED DATE- YCPThe Young Collectors Party, an event benefitting The Women’s Board of Wolfson Children’s Hospital, is Tuesday, Oct. 17, from 6 to 8:30 p.m. at Intuition Ale Works, located at 629 E. Bay Street.

Presented by BB&T, the Young Collectors Party will celebrate the 2017 Art & Antiques Show “London Calling” theme and raise money for Wolfson Children’s Hospital. Expect beer, wine and small bites inspired by London’s tastiest eats. There is also a silent auction with items from local businesses like bb’s, Rosenblum’s, Intuition Ale Works and J. Ashley’s. The event raises awareness of the work of the Women’s Board of Wolfson Children’s Hospital among supporters age 40 and under. Many of today’s Young Collectors are second and third generation Women’s Board members.

The Young Collectors Party is sponsored by the Women’s Board of Wolfson Children’s Hospital, Black Sheep at Intuition, Intuition Ale Works and Forking Amazing Restaurants. For more information or to attend, kindly RSVP to YCPRSVP@gmail.com.

The 2017 Art & Antiques Show will take place Dec. 1-3, at the Prime F. Osborn III Convention Center. Tickets are available online at www.artandantiquesshow.com, by phone at (904) 202-2886 or by email at womensboardwch@bmcjax.com. For more information, visit the Art & Antiques Show website at www.artandantiquesshow.com

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Young Collectors Party Sept. 14

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WE WOULD LOVE FOR YOU TO JOIN US AT
The Young Collectors Party Benefiting
Wolfson Children’s Hospital
THURSDAY SEPTEMBER 14. 2017
6-8.30 PM INTUITION ALE WORKS
629 EAST BAY STREET, JACKSONVILLE, FLORIDA 32202
SPONSORED BY THE WOMEN’S BOARD
BLK SHP AT INTUITION, INTUITION ALE WORKS AND FORKING AMAZING RESTAURANTS
KINDLY RSVP TO YCPRSVP@GMAIL COM

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We’ve Only Just Begun

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The 2016 Young Collector’s Booth masterfully blended antiques and contemporary looks.

It’s been said that stories don’t end. They just turn into new beginnings.

This sentiment rings true as we close the year on the Art & Antiques Show’s 40th Anniversary. As we close the door on a milestone year, we know “we’ve only just begun.”   Continue reading

Children’s Fashion Show | Keep Reaching for the Stars

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If you want to see the heart and soul of The Women’s Board’s work, look no further than The Children’s Fashion Show.

Held in conjunction with the 40th Art & Antiques Show, the Children’s Fashion Show highlights the mission of The Women’s Board – to ensure the finest healthcare available at Wolfson Children’s Hospital. For the last 15 Shows, this extraordinary event features adorable Wolfson patients and gives them a moment to shine. Continue reading

The Show Starts Today!

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After months of planning and preparation, The 40th Anniversary Art & Antiques Show is finally here! We are bursting with excitement and groovy feelings, and hope you will visit us today through Sunday at the Prime F. Osborn III Convention Center in downtown Jacksonville. We have a weekend full of wonderful events in addition to fabulous art and antiques dealers from around the country. Below is a behind-the-scenes look with Show Co-Chairs Heather Moseley, Anna Neal and Dearing Thoburn, as well as a schedule of events and how to purchase tickets. Continue reading

A Look Back

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Forty friends joined one grandmother forty years ago after losing one of her twin granddaughters,  Abbie Ray Martin, who was born two and a half months early in 1972.

The problem: A local children’s hospital lacked equipment and funds to properly serve the community.

The solution: The Women’s Board. Continue reading

A Jewelry Box Full of Stories

by guest blogger Susanna P. Barton

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Vintage jewelry is more than stuff. It can be a little piece of someone, a relic of a precious time or a thesis of your personal narrative. It can start conversations, define your style and help people get your ju-ju before they even know you. Stuff is soulless jank you find at Claire’s or big gettin’ stores. Vintage jewelry, to the contrary, is an extension of inner brilliance – it’s your story.
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