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Tuesday, May 13, 2014

Book Sale!

The Friends of the Somerville Public Library will hold a Spring Book Sale from Thursday May 15th to Sunday May 18th at the Central Library location (79 Highland Avenue). The times vary from day to day and this year's selection is "particularly strong in History, Biography, Literature, and Fiction," according to the Facebook post. The sale also features a large collection of classical music and opera vinyl records. All items are $2, except kids books still $1.

Are you a Supporting Members of the Friends? If your membership is $50 or more, you are invited to attend a preview evening on Wednesday May 14th from 5-8pm. This evening includes a beer tasting courtesy of the Somerville Brewing Co.

The Friends go on to write, "All proceeds from the book sale are used to support cultural and educational programs at the library including the popular Museum Pass Program. Leftover books will be donated to local non-profit groups or sold off online. Please contact the Friends to be considered for a book donation."

The Schedule is as follows:
Wednesday May 14th 5-8pm: Preview for $50+ Contributors Only
Thursday May 15th and Friday May 16th 12-4pm
Saturday May 17th 10-4pm, Featuring local band Luddy Mussy will be performing on the Central Library plaza around 3pm
Sunday May 18th 1:30-3:30pm

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