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Friends of Rockford Public Library used book sale April 4-5
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The Friends of Rockford Public Library will host a used book sale from 2 to 5:30 p.m., Friday, April 4 (members’ preview sale), and 10 a.m.-2 p.m., Saturday, April 5, in the Main Library Auditorium, 215 N. Wyman St. A Friends membership may be purchased at the door for $5 at the preview sale. This will be the Friends’ last auditorium sale.
The Spring Book Sale will offer new and old books, fiction, non-fiction, paperbacks, and children’s books; music CDs, VHS movies and miscellaneous items. In addition, the spring sale will feature the popular “Bag it for $2,” where customers can fill up a bag of books and pay just $2 per bag.
Money raised from the sale will go toward purchasing special equipment and materials that support Rockford Public Library’s programs and services.
For more information, call the Friends at (815) 966-2721.
Posted April 2, 2014