The Friends of the Brainerd Public Library will be holding a fall book sale September 14-17
The Friends of Brainerd Public Library will be holding their big fall book sale from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. Tuesday through Friday, September 14-17, at the Westgate Mall in Brainerd / Baxter.
The sales location is in the former MarJon’s store space and access will be through the service door located at the front (south) of the mall, to the right of the large JoAnn sign. Look for the large “Sale of Books” sign on the door.
To protect the safety of buyers and volunteers, face masks are requested for those who have not yet been fully vaccinated. Occupancy will be limited to 20 buyers at a time, but no appointment will be required.
Most adult books are priced at 50 cents, and premium books – those that have been published in recent years – are priced individually. Books for children and young adults cost 25 cents each. DVDs and CDs, as well as puzzles and rare books, will also be available for purchase.
As Friends’ mission is to bring the best books into the hands of the readers of the community, commercial sellers will be limited to the second day of semi-annual sales or after, with immediate effect.
Donations of books, CDs and DVDs will be accepted at the Westgate Mall point of sale from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Tuesday. Check the Friends website for more information on what they are able to accept: www.wineandwordsandfriends.com/book-sales.
Donations are not accepted at the Brainerd Public Library at this time.
All funds raised by this 501 (c) (3) nonprofit volunteer organization are intended to support programming and materials at the Brainerd Public Library, such as the Children’s Summer Reading Program and the Drama Series. ‘authors Brown Bag Lunch.
For more information, contact the library at 218-829-5574 or visit the Friends of the Brainerd Public Library Facebook page at www.facebook.com/Friendsofthebrainerdpubliclibrary.