- Freeport murder suspect Damon Dixson taken into custody in Rockford
- Local gas station employee arrested for selling liquor to minor
- Renewable Fuel Standard delay ‘a mixed blessing,’ Bustos says
- Rockford delegation presents inaugural ‘Rockford Award’ to Norwegian Air
- Education in Illinois making slow progress, according to report
- Illinois GOP Congressional delegation: Obama’s immigration plan undermines rule of law
- Suspect, 17, charged in Halloween hit-and-run in Roscoe
- Saint Anthony College of Nursing president to retire
- Man found guilty in deadly August 2013 crash at Mulford and Garrett Lane
- ‘The Price is Right Live!’ at Coronado March 1; tickets on sale Nov. 21
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