CONTACT: WINSTON BARCLAY
300 Plaza Centre One
Iowa City IA 52242
(319) 384-0073; fax (319) 384-0024
Release: Nov. 8, 2002
HANCHER SHOWCASE IS OPEN EXTRA HOURS FOR HOLIDAY SHOPPING
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Hancher Showcase, the gift shop in the lobby of the University of Iowa Hancher
Auditorium, is now open extra hours for convenient holiday shopping. Through
Dec. 19, the Showcase is open 10:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m. Tuesdays, Wednesdays
On Thanksgiving weekend, the Showcase will hold a Holiday Open House, 1-5
p.m. Friday and Saturday, Nov. 29 and 30.
In addition to its regular merchandise -- arts-related items, jewelry, home-decor,
recordings, games and collectibles -- the Showcase has stocked a variety of
new holiday items, including tree ornaments, seasonal decorations and toys.
Proceeds from sales at the Hancher Showcase support the educational programs
of Hancher Auditorium.
Hancher Showcase is operated by the Hancher Guild volunteer organization,
which was recently honored with a 2002 Governors Volunteer Award
from the State of Iowa, primarily for its educational fundraising through
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