The May package shipment was delivered to recipients at the end of June- beginning of July. The next package shipment collection, including LASL prepared gift packages will be mid-October - first days of November.
Exchange rate: 45 euro = $51.38. ( $ x .88 euro) (8/13/18)
If you have Latvian books you would like to send to Latvia, but no recipient in mind, we suggest "Otrā elpa" in Riga - an organization modeled on "Goodwill" industry, whereby proceeds from all sales are donated to charities.
If mailing packages directly to our warehouse, please address packages:
Your name, Package registration number
c/o Latvian American Shipping Line,
84 Harbor Drive,
Jersey City, NJ 07305.
We suggest that you also call to notify us, so that we know to look for the parcels.
The next collection of packages will be for Christmas 2017, and will take place at our collection points from mid-October thru the first weekend in November.
Christmas 2018 PACKAGE SHIPMENT SCHEDULE: East Coast:
Boston, MA:Latvian Ev. Luth. Church, 58 Irving St, Brookline, MA: Saturday, from 3-4:30 pm
Catskills: Rota, Elka Park, NY: Please call!.
Philadelphia, PA: St. Johns Latvian Ev. Luth. Church, 301 N. Newtown St Rd., Newtown Sq, PA:
Saturday, @1 pm
East Brunswick, NJ: New Brunswick & Lakewood Ev Luth Church, 12 Gates Ave, East Brunswick, NJ: Saturday, May 19 @ 11 am
Lancaster: please call!
Yonkers, NY: New York Latvian Ev Luth Church, 254 Valentine Ave, Yonkers, NY 10705: Sunday, from 11:15 am-12:15 pm
Manchester, CT: Spring and Garden Street (21 Garden St): Please call to schedule!
Poughkeepsie,NY: 2 Merry Hill Rd, Poughkeepsie:
Saturday, from 9-10 am
Priedaine: New Jersey Latvian Society, Freehold, NJ: please call!
Rochester: 130 Ellingwood Drive, Rochester, NY: see you in the fall!
Long Island/Sala: Latvian Lutheran Church - 4 Riga Lane, Melville, NY:
Saturday, from 10-11 am
Washington, DC: Latvian Luth Church, rear-parking lot: 400 Hurley Ave, Rockville, MD:
Sunday, from 8:30-10:30 am.
Wilmington, DE: Baidins residence: 1104 Windon Drive, Wilmington DE:
Saturday, @2:30 pm
SOUTH and MIDWEST collection points for MAY 2018 shipment:
Atlanta: please contact Inese (firstname.lastname@example.org) to arrange drop-off.
St Petersburg, FL: Latvian Center: 17905 9th Ave, N, St Petersburg, FL: See you Fall 2018!
Indianapolis: Latvian Center: 1008 W 64th St, Indianapolis, IN:
Friday, @ 6 pm
Chicago#1: St Peter's Latvian Congregation: 450 Forest Preserve Drive, Wood Dale, IL:
Wednesday, May 9 @ 1 pm
(if LASL driver is delayed, please call NJ office!)
Chicago#2: Addison/Ashland St intersection: Friday, May 11 @ approx 8 pm:Please contact us!
Milwaukee, WI: Latvian Lutheran Church: 1853 N 75th St, Milwaukee, WI: Wednesday, @ 5 pm
Minneapolis: Latvian Lutheran Church 3152 17th Ave, Minneapolis, MN: Thursday, @ 12 noon
"Latvijas Ciems": 10740 Kurzeme Rd, Three Rivers, MI:
Saturday, @11 am
Kalamazoo: Latvian Center: 100 Cherry Hill Dr, Kalamazoo, MI:
Saturday, @ 12 noon
Detroit: Latvian Lutheran Church: 30623 W 12 Mile Rd, Farmington Hills, MI:
Saturday, @ 5pm
Cleveland, OH: Latvian Lutheran Church: 1385 Andrews Ave, Lakewood, OH:
Sunday, @ 9:45 am
WESTERN US collection points:
San Francisco: 1563 Lincoln Ave, Alameda, CA 94501: Saturday, May 5 from 10am-1pm
Los Angeles: Latvian Center: 1955 Riverside Dr, Los Angeles, CA:
See you in October!
Portland: Latvian Center: 5500 Dosch Rd, Portland, OR: Sunday, from 9-10:45 am
Seattle: Latvian Center: 11710 3rd Ave NE, Seattle WA 98175: from 10-11 am
If sending your package to us via UPS/USPS, please ensure that it reaches us by Friday, May 18, 2018.
Please call about PERSONAL PACKAGE REGULATIONS: 45euro/ recipient is max package value per package to be duty free, and for your package to be accepted as a PERSONAL PACKAGE! All values must be designated in EURO
August 22, 2018
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