Free Lazyboy brand couch as seen in picture. Dimensions: 81″ x 39″ x 31″ Email if interested:

Free treadmill

Life Fitness Flex Deck treadmill, brand new, free to someone who can use it (retail approx. $3000).  Call Kathleen at 847-909-0086.

Free: Assorted boxes of beer bottles and half-gallon growlers. Used previously for homebrewing beer, mead and cider. Growlers come with new, unused screw-on caps. Still great for homebrewing or any kind of drink/fluid storage. Two boxes of 12oz brown bottles, 40 bottles total. Three boxes of 22oz brown bottles, 31 bottles total. Five half-gallon brown glass growlers, and six half-gallon clear glass growlers. Plus a bag of unused carbonation-saving screw-on caps. Take all or some, I can bring them into…

Two deep shelving units with 3 adjustable shelves and a TV stand all in solid birch with a dark walnut finish.  Some minor blemishes, but otherwise in good shape.  A custom order from Rubin’s in Madison in 2000, just doesn’t fit our new residence. For pickup in North Naperville.  Please e-mail if you are interested.

Join us to kick off Fermilab’s FY20 continuation of InclusionMatters, featuring a chamber music ensemble from Chicago Sinfonietta. The free concert takes place on Thursday, Oct. 10, from 11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. in Ramsey Auditorium. Come as we honor and reflect on the musical and cultural contributions of some of the world’s most prolific composers during Chicago Sinfonietta’s specially curated Hispanic Heritage Month performance and discussion. This presentation features: • A one-hour concert featuring classical works of composers including José Pablo…

Free piano

Bergmann (Young Chang) piano available. Batavia. Good condition, has held tune well.  

Kombucha scoby

Free to a good home:  one kombucha scoby.  Kombucha is produced by fermenting tea using a “symbiotic colony of bacteria and yeast” (SCOBY).  I have been making my own kombucha for about a year now and it is very easy.  For a few dollars and less than an hour of time, I make about a half gallon every two weeks.   Along with the kombucha, it also produces a little baby SCOBY every two weeks, and if it isn’t thinned…

I have two tickets to ’80’s on The Fox’ at Riveredge Park in Aurora. I won them at a recent Fermilab event but cannot attend. Eddie Money / Starship / Patty Smyth & Scandal / The Romatics Tickets are free – contact me at

I have a Beautyrest 2-stage double-sided mattress and sheets available.  The mattress has a firmer side for ages 0-12 months and a softer side for 1+ years.  It’s a standard crib/toddler bed size.  I also have 5 crib sheets for it (purple, blue, pink owls, and 2 neutral animal print). All are in excellent condition.  Pick up in Batavia.  Email if interested.    

Free to good any home: 27″ Sony Wega TV with remote, similar to the one shown here. This would make a great addition to your retro gaming room (and if you don’t have one, now’s your chance to get started). Please note that this is a CRT television that weighs ~100 pounds–it is not a modern LED/LCD/etc TV! Pick it up in Batavia, or I could bring it to the lab if you ask nicely. Contact me at