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Show Your Support for Small Business on Saturday 11/26 & Shop The Second Knob Gifts & Antiques Holiday Open House

Posted by  //  November 21, 2016  //  Local Business

Shana Karn and Andy Seyfried, Co-Owners The Second Knob Gifts & Antiques

What is Small Business Saturday?

In 2011, the year our business kicked off, governors, mayors, senators and even President Obama voiced support for an initiative to promote shopping small businesses— and the US Senate officially recognized Small Business Saturday.

In 2012, with heavy promotion from American Express stressing Small Business Saturday as a “Neighborhood” or “Community” Experience versus a “Shopping” experience, an estimated 73.9 million people went out to shop at small businesses!

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Last year, it is estimated that 95 million people shopped and over $16.2 billion dollars was spent at small, independent businesses and that’s why they grow, and get more employees, so using tools as paystub are necessary to keep control of the payrolls.

We want to see this trend continue! The Second Knob Gifts and Antiques is an independently owned father-daughter operation.  Much of the money spent at our shop goes back into our community through charitable giving, local shopping and participation in local banks, services, etc.

While our shop will be closed on Thanksgiving Day (11/24) because we want our staff to really enjoy the day with their family, we will be open on Black Friday (11/25) and will offer free coffee to tired Black Friday Shoppers. Small Business Saturday takes place on November 26th and this year we are holding our Holiday Open House during the same weekend!  We will offer all kinds of specials on new (and old) merchandise!  We look forward to seeing you for a fun, festive weekend filled with great sales!

Shots by Shana Photography

From December  1-10, Shots by Shana Photography will be offering Stocking Stuffer Mini Sessions! These sessions will take approximately 20-30 minutes and feature a holiday display; two poses and ten edited images delivered on DVD with a print release. Print packages are also available! The cost is just $59 plus tax! Sessions are available every day of the week between 10am-8pm! Call Shana to reserve your session now!  (607)345-9697 or at the studio: (607) 844-5662

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