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Cary Creative Reuse Center


YES!!!  We are OPEN for business at the Cary Towne Center…

Window of the Cary Creative Center at the Mall

We are open… Look for the C3 on the window.

Were are glad we are back in Cary… 

We missed you all…

Our  Home is in Carolina, our Center is in Cary and our reach is the  Triangle Region and beyond!.

The Cary  Towne Center – C3 is near the carousel and the mall entrance that is served by C-Tran! (former Sears end of the Mall). This location  has outside access for donations of reusable materials and a large retail store.  The new place is large enough for comfortably holding workshops and classes.

There are so spring items out for sale. Please come by and look around and say Hi!

We are looking for volunteers to staff the store please give Betsy Dassau a call if you can find some time to spare 919-247-1564.

Our temporary new mall hours are:

Monday’s – CLOSED

Tuesday, March 31 – 10 AM to 9PM

Wednesday, April 1- 10 AM to 9 PM

Thursday, April 2 – 10 AM to 9 PM

Friday, April 3 – 10 AM to 5 PM

Saturday, April 4 – 10 AM to 6 PM


Some action photos taken during the store set-up


Doing the heavy lifting Left to right Brothers: Travis and Cory Harrilchak

Jackie Nash, Lin Mello,Doris.Reyes

Setting up the store are volunteers left to.right Jackie Nash, Lin Mello,Doris.Reyes

new scrapbooking area

The new scrapbooking area at the new store at the Cary Towne Center

Sewing area in the new Carolina Creative Center in Cary

This area will soon be a sewing area

The Counter areas is shaping up.

The Counter area  is shaping up.

Volunteers continue to stock the shelves

Volunteers continue to stock the shelves

We will still be selling a limited number of items at the Marketplace

No DONATION are being accepted at the Marketplace. Please see the C3 donate page.


  • Monday Closed
  • Tuesday: 10 am to 5 pm
  • Wednesday: 10 am to 5 pm
  • Thursday: 10 am to 7 pm
  • Friday: 10 am to 5 pm
  • Saturday: 10 am to 5 pm
  • Sunday: 1 pm to 5 pm

5301 Hillsborough St., Raleigh N.C.

Near the State Fairgrounds at the corner of Powell and Hillsborough Streets

Cary Creative Reuse Center in the marketplace building

sewingSew What Saturdays

When: every Saturday all Winter
Time: 11 AM-4 PM
Where: at the Center
What:  Come bring a sewing project and supplies and use our sewing machine. — start making those Christmas crafts and gifts! If you are missing the right thread, need material, or an embellishment we just might have it in the store.
Fee: $5 for use of the machine and a little advise.

 Mobile Programing 

C3 plans to be an active presence in our local community.
Come check us out at any of the following events: The move has put some events on hold for us

Please help us fund raise with Amazon Smiles!

When you go to buy on type instead. Amazon donates 0.5% of the price of your eligible purchases. Log in using your regular Amazon account and then select Cary Creative Center as your charity.

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UPDATE: We have been receiving donation as a result of Amazon shopping online so please continue to support C3 by using when purchasing anything through Amazon?

Congratulations to us…

We were in a new article of NC States College of Agriculture and Life Sciences -  we were able to donate to a good cause benefiting immigrant farmers.

Recently we were in the Raleigh Walter Magazine in their Whirl feature which is a collection of party pictures from various fundraisers and community events. We were in the September 2014 issue? Pick up a copy today for some fun pictures from the Make Art, Not Waste Bohemian Bash held July, 2014.

Did you see us on USA TODAY on-line we did a video for Martin Luther King Day. Videos were to tell about what you think King would be telling people today. Ours was

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about the need for reduce, reuse, recycle for our generation.

Did you see us on

ABC 11?

People creating birdhouses were filmed making them for the birdhouse competition at the NC State Arboretum.


We have been given two awards in the retail sector category of the Triangle Green Business Challenge. We are in the company of major corporations like IBM, so we not only talk the talk, but walk the walk!