Shop at your nearest Discovery Shop. American Cancer Society Discovery Shops help support the fight against cancer through the sale of high quality, gently used, donated merchandise. For over 40 years, the Society has owned and operated these specialty resale stores, featuring items such as clothing, bric a brac and jewelry
Comfortable shoes, boots, and sandals are stacked to the rafters at The Footpath, where a savvy staff has been has been fostering foot-literacy and sizing up feet for a combined 60 years. Amid walls lined with footwear and purses, well-known brands shine forth in various sizes (up to size 12 for women and size 14 for men), including Birkenstock, Earth, and Teva. White-tipped Coronado Keens protect toes during half-pipe contests ($60), and the black-sole Dansko Professional clogs blend in with blacktop, camouflaging toes from parking-lot predators ($110–$130).
Drawing on three decades of brewing experience and skills acquired at Le Cordon Bleu Culinary Academy, Alfred Lee opened The Power Club Restaurant & Brewery in 2009. It takes its name from a friend of Lee's, James Power, who died the year before. Power's Irish heritage inspires the menu: hearty pub fare served alongside frosty pints brewed onsite.
Lee, a federal brewmaster, creates dozens of craft microbrews in a variety of styles—everything from light hefeweizens to flavorful red ales and stouts made with a variety of malts and grains. Each craft microbrew is served in a frosty 16-ounce mug and goes well with the pub's dishes, which include Irish staples as well as hearty angus burgers. The kitchen's specialty is slow-cooked barbecue, which is prepared over low heat to ensure sandwiches are juicier than a tantalizing gossip item related by a ripe peach.
N2 Pottery sells its customers opportunity, which comes in the form of clay, glazes, and other supplies. The knowledgeable staffers help experienced potters and newcomers alike find the perfect tools and raw materials to create ceramic art or projects.