Friends of the Thayer Memorial Library to hold Annual Book Sale

LANCASTER — The Friends of the Thayer Memorial Library in Lancaster will hold their Annual Book Sale Friday, Sept. 30 through Sunday, Oct. 2 and Columbus Day weekend, Oct. 8-9, at the old Lancaster Town Hall, 695 Main St. , Lancaster.

Friday hours are 3-7 pm, Saturdays are 9 am to 4 pm, and Sundays noon to 4 pm.

“Fill a bag” is being offered throughout the event. All proceeds benefit books, programs and events at the library.

This event is held annually the first and second weekend in October in conjunction with the Horseshed Fair. Here’s your chance to help support your community library and take home some needed books for the cold months. Friends members receive $5 off per bag the first weekend, so if you are not already a member, you may become one at the sale. Credit cards are again accepted this year. More than 600 boxes of books, DVDs and CDs are available and sorted into categories.

“Fill a bag” prices are $25 on Friday, Sept. 30, $20 on Saturday, Oct. 1, $15 on Sunday, Oct. 2, $10 on Saturday, Oct. 8 and $5 on Sunday, Oct. 9. Otherwise, hardcover. books are $2, trade softcovers $1.50 and standard paperbacks 50 cents.

Volunteers from the Friends provide staffing during the sale and help sort the books prior to the sale. We could really use some additional help to make this successful. If you would like to volunteer or to donate, please email [email protected]

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