From romance novels to large-format books, visitors will find low-priced deals on used books at the Friends of the Lakewood Libraries (FOLL) sale on Saturday, March 25 from 9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. Sale items include hardback books for $1 and up, textbooks, encyclopedias, computer materials, children's books, a "Teacher's Table," unusual books, cassettes and videos. Proceeds support Lakewood's two local libraries.
FOLL "Members only" sales are scheduled for Thursday, March 23 from 5:00 p.m. to 6:30 p.m., and Friday, March 24 from 10:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Those interested in becoming members at the pre-sale can take advantage of the widest selection before the public sale. Memberships start as low as $5 for seniors, $10 for individuals and $15 for a family membership. Dues are tax deductible.
"Members only" times are also open to disabled patrons. FOLL memberships may be purchased at the door for non-member shoppers interested in attending. Shoppers are encouraged to bring their own shopping bags to the event at the Angelo M. Iacoboni Library at 4990 Clark Avenue in the Lakewood Civic Center.
Book donations are welcome. They should be brought to the Iacoboni Library before March 16 so that they can be processed for the sale. For questions, call 562-866-1777.