- Literary Hook: A holiday tradition: ‘This Thanksgiving, Remember’
- Cold snap does not negate global warming
- Week 13 NFL picks: Bears will hand Lions another Turkey Day loss
- Rockford’s holiday tradition Stroll on State set for Saturday, Nov. 29
- Webb’s RVC Studio winter full of love stories
- Tube Talk: ‘American Masters: Bing Crosby Rediscovered’ to be featured on PBS
- Craft Beer Scene Around Rockford: A nice break-in beer for those who want to try bourbon barrel-aged beer
- Tales from the Trough: IceHogs rebound with four straight wins
- Clean water groups, small business owners, community leaders celebrate Clean Water Act
- Police investigate death of 71-year-old man who was struck in October while riding in his wheelchair
First Friday Book Sale set for June 6
The Friends of Rockford Public Library will host their First Friday Book Sale from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., Friday, June 6, in the Main Library Patron Lounge, 215 N. Wyman St., downtown Rockford.
The First Friday Book Sale will include gently-used fiction and non-fiction paperbacks, and many children’s books for just 25 cents each. Shoppers will also find deals on CDs, audiobooks and other popular media. 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.
From the May 28-June 3, 2014, issue