Archive for Monday, September 26, 2011

Lawrence Public Library’s fall book sale to kick off Oct. 6

September 26, 2011


The Friends of the Lawrence Public Library’s annual fall book sale will be Oct. 6-11 in the tent at Seventh and Kentucky streets.

More than 100,000 books will be for sale, along with music, electronic games and movies. Most hardcover books will be $1.50 and paperbacks will be 75 cents.

Proceeds are support many library programs such as summer reading, author visits, material purchases and Internet access.

On Oct. 15-16 remaining books are free and people can take as many as they want.

Here’s the schedule:

• Thursday, Oct. 6 — 5 p.m.-9 p.m. Only members of the Friends can shop. Memberships will be available at the door for $10 for individuals and $15 for families.

• Friday, Oct. 7 — 11 a.m.-7 p.m.

• Saturday, Oct. 8 — 10 a.m.-6 p.m.

• Sunday, Oct. 9 — 1 p.m.-5 p.m., half-price day.

• Monday, Oct. 10 — 5 p.m.-8 p.m., $7 per bag.

• Tuesday, Oct. 11 — 5 p.m.-8 p.m., $5 per bag.

• Saturday, Oct. 15 — 10 a.m.-4 p.m., giveaway day.

• Sunday, Oct. 16 — 1 p.m.-5 p.m., giveaway day.


MarcoPogo 6 years, 8 months ago

For sale: One complete Stephen King box-set - only $18 million!

Ron Holzwarth 6 years, 8 months ago

Stop! Stop! Stop! I already have too many books!

Cant_have_it_both_ways 6 years, 8 months ago

If they get rid of the books, what are they going to fill space with in the new 18 million dollar money pit?

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