Community Thrift Shop

Langenburg Community Thrift Shop, Castle Closet, is a non-profit organization solely funded by second-hand items and cash donations. It's a place where more than 40 volunteers share their commitment, passion, and energy to help grow the surrounding area. 
OUR MISSION: To generate funds to help Langenburg and area communities to grow by donating earned profit to local groups, organizations, and individuals in need. 
  • Adaptability. We are flexible and responsive in meeting ever-changing needs in our community.
  • Compassion. We show and create a kind and friendly atmosphere in the Langenburg area.
  • Educations & Awareness. We create a place where students can volunteer and learn various community-building tactics.
  • Transparency. Our meetings are open to everyone, and annual financial reports are accessible to the public.
  • Safety. We ensure a safe workplace and safe second-hand items that we sell. 
  • President JoAnna Thiemann
  • Vice President Lina Petkeviciene
  • Treasure Beryl Wagner
  • Secretary Lisa Kerr
  • Marketing Director Barbara Rindisbacher and Lisa Kerr
  • Volunteer Director betty Buchberger
  • Sales Director Mardel O'Byrne and Barbara Rindisbacher
The Castle Closet serves surrounding communities that are welcome to volunteer or donate. The shop will support those communities by giving back to their needs.
  • The Castle Closet Grant. Communities can apply for the grant all year round and are reviewed monthly by the Board Of Directors. 
  • Youth Involvement. The shop recognizes the importance of youth involvement in community building and gladly provides students (must be at least 10 years old) with volunteer experience. 
  • Lost and Found Services. the shop has a lost and found corner where people can come to pick up their lost items.
  • A Thrift Drive. The shop will organize a thrift drive a couple of times per year. The truck will collect donated items from people's driveways. 
The Thrift Shop is under development right now and will open tentatively in September/October 2022.
Right now the shop accepts items and cash donations at the Langenburg Skating Arena on:
- Tuesdays, 12:00 - 2:00 PM
- Thursdays, 5:00 - 7:00 PM

  • Clean clothing
  • Accessories
  • Jewelry
  • Collectibles
  • Textiles
  • Home Decor
  • Houseware
  • Media, Books
  • Seasonal Items
  • Toys
  • Cash donations
  • Any kind furniture
  • Auto parts
  • Barbecues
  • Mattresses
  • Carpets
  • Paints
  • Propane tanks
  • Infant car seats
    We invite you to join the Board of Directors or come to volunteer at the store!
    Please contact our Volunteer Director Betty Buchberger, at (306) 743-7719,

    More information:
    JoAnna Thiemann, President
    P: (306) 401 -8080
    Lina Petkeviciene, Vice-President
    P: (306) 496 - 7448