Time to clean out closets, attics, garages, drawers and basements! Minks to Sinks, Connecticut’s largest outdoor tag sale and a Wilton institution, opens in just a few weeks. For anyone planning to consign items at the Spring Sale and interested in getting a jump on spring-cleaning and de-cluttering, Minks to Sinks offers in-home consigning. Anyone with more than 10 items to consign, excluding clothing, can call 203.762.0520 before April 18 to arrange for Minks to Sinks volunteers to come to their house and price and tag items to be consigned. The consignor can then simply drop off their priced and tagged items at the Minks to Sinks site at their convenience, between Monday, May 2 and Thursday May 5.

Minks to Sinks has been helping people recycle gently used and new items for over 80 years. Thanks to all the great merchandise that residents consign and donate, this semi-annual sale continues to offer shoppers terrific bargains on everything for their homes and families, including of course, mink coats and kitchen sinks. In addition, the proceeds from the sale benefit Family & Children’s Agency, the Norwalk-based non-profit agency that provides much needed social services to individuals and families in need in the surrounding communities. Minks to Sinks is truly a win-win event for everyone.

Regular consignments will be held at the Minks to Sinks site at the intersection of School Rd. and Rte. 7, next to the tennis courts, on Tuesday, May 3 from 10 a.m.-2 p.m.; Wednesday, May 4 from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. and 4 p.m.-6 p.m., and Thursday, May 5 from 10 a.m.-2 p.m..

The Minks to Sinks sale opens Saturday, May 7 from 9 a.m.-5 p.m.. Bargain days are Sunday, May 8, noon- 4 p.m., and Monday, May 9, 9 a.m.-noon.  For more information, and a list of the merchandise accepted for donation or consignment, please visit the Minks to Sinks website.

To schedule an in-home consignment, please call 203.762.0520, between 9 a.m.-7 p.m., before April 18.