Monthly Archives: August 2016

Free Antique Evaluations set for Monday, August 15

The next meeting of the Wilkinsburg Historical Society will be Monday evening, August 15 at 7:30 PM in South Avenue United Methodist Church, using the left Ross Avenue entrance. The program for the evening is the annual antique evaluation and discussion with Jeffrey Poole. Jeff Poole is an antique expert who has his own shop, On the Diamond Antiques in Ligonier for about twenty years. He has conducted antique evaluations for the Heinz History Center, for Pittsburgh’s Hidden Treasures and for various Historical Societies in the Tri-State area. Members, guests and anyone interested in antiques is welcome to come and bring a few items for evaluation. EVERYONE BRING A FEW ITEMS FOR EVALUATION. THERE IS NO COST TO HAVE YOUR ITEMS EVALUATED. THESE ARE VERBAL EVALUATIONS, NOT WRITTEN APPRAISALS. JEFF POOLES’ EXTENSIVE KNOWLEDGE OF ANTIQUES MAKES THE EVENING INFORMATIVE AND FUN. THE MEETING IS FREE TO ATTEND, GUESTS AND THE GENERAL PUBLIC ARE ALWAYS WELCOME AND ENCOURAGED TO PARTICIPATE. REFRESHMENTS SERVED FOLLOWING THE PROGRAM.