Friends’ 2013 Fall Book Sale- October 5th And 6th

October 5, 2013

The Friends’ Fall Book sale will be held the weekend of October 5th and 6th at the library. The sale will run from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Saturday, and 1 to 5 p.m. on Sunday, when everything will be half-price. On Saturday, library materials can be checked in and out from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., but computers in the adult section will not be available for use.  There will be no library services on Sunday, when all book-sale items will be half price. What’s different about our Fall book sale? It’s your chance to buy books about Fall, Winter, Halloween, Thanksgiving, and Christmas.

Offerings will consist of well-sorted books in good condition on the upcoming holidays, gardening, cooking, history, literature, art, travel, philosophy, science, nature, nautical subjects, sports, self-help, foreign languages, etc. There will be tables of fiction, children’s books, paperbacks, sets of books, CDs, DVDs, and books on CD. Specific information about this particular sale, including titles offered in the various categories, will be on the Book Sale page of the Essex Library website.

Staff Bake Sale at the Book Sale

The library staff will be baking goodies to help raise funds for a new Thomas the Tank Engine train table in the Children’s Room. All bake sale items on Saturday will be $1; $.50 on Sunday.