The Friends of the Brentwood Library will hold their last quarterly book sale of the year this weekend at the John P. Holt Brentwood Library from Fri., Oct. 25 to Sun., Oct. 27.
Join the Friends of the Brentwood Library and gain early entrance from 9 to 10 a.m. Friday morning, an hour before the general public. Membership forms are always available at the library circulation desk, or join on the spot at the book sale. Annual membership starts at $20.
For teachers needing to stock up for the classroom, or for those needing books for upcoming holiday travel, the book sale offers thousands of books of all kinds: fiction, non-fiction, children’s, teens, classics, reference books, paperbacks, cookbooks and coffee table books. The sale also includes audiovisual material, including DVDs, CDs and audiobooks.
"Proceeds from our quarterly book sales fund technology upgrades, library equipment and every single one of the library's children, teen and adult programs," said Kathy Dooley-Smith, president of the Friends of the Brentwood Library. "This year alone, we have donated almost $100,000 to our library. If you love our amazing library, we hope you will shop the book sale and join the Friends."
Sale hours are:
• Friday: 10 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. *Members in good standing can start shopping at 9 a.m.
• Saturday: 10 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.
• Sunday (Half-Price Day): 1 p.m. to 5:30 p.m.
Prices for all items range from 50 cents to $3, with some vintage books and DVDs priced slightly higher. Children’s books range from 50 cents to $2.
Sunday is Half-Price Day. Everything that is left will be half price.