Thursday, May 19, 2011

Book Sale Bonanza in June

The Friends of the Lane Memorial Library are holding a super-sized book sale in June, just in time for everyone to stock up on great beach reads! A preview sale for members of the Friends will be held on Wednesday, June 15th from 5:00 to 7:00 PM, with memberships available at the door. There will be a large selection of titles including fiction, biographies, children's books, large print, gardening, cooking, self help, and much more. Also for sale are books on CD, music CDs, and feature films on DVD.

The public sale will begin on Thursday, June 16th from 9 AM to 7 PM, and continue on Friday, June 17th from 9 AM to 4 PM, finishing on Saturday, June 18th from 9 AM until Noon. On Saturday only, shoppers and supporters of the Friends will be able to buy a Friends Book Bag and fill it for free!

THERE is no frigate like a book
To take us lands away,
Nor any coursers like a page
Of prancing poetry.

This traverse may the poorest take
Without oppress of toll;
How frugal is the chariot
That bears a human soul!

Emily Dickinson, 1924.


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