Prom dresses to be available Saturday

JOHNSTOWN – Girls attending area high schools who are looking for dresses for prom or other formal occasions are invited Saturday to visit a collection available for use for a deposit by The Elizabeth Cady Stanton Hometown Association and the sisters of Union College’s Gamma Phi Beta Sorority.

The collection, called Elizabeth and Eileen’s Closet, will be available from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at St. John’s Episcopal Church, 1 N. Market Street. The groups have collected more than 200 dresses.

Dresses and accessories can be borrowed for a $30 deposit, which will be returned when the dresses and accessories are returned.

Search for “Elizabeth & Eileen’s Closet” on Facebook for more information, or email

Anyone who would like to donate fashionable dresses or accessories is asked to call Eileen at 725-7328.