NEWS AND EVENTS
Fall Book Sale
Our HUGE fall book sale is coming up! More books than ever before! Browse 7000+ low-cost, good quality bestsellers, thriller and romance novels, literary fiction, poetry, mysteries, fantasy, sci-fi, westerns, Christian fiction, children’s books, young adult books, vintage books, audiobooks, DVDS, biographies, and books on health, pets, travel, sports, politics, history, religion and spirituality, humor, gardening, crafts, cooking and more! The book sale is hosted by the Friends of the Columbia County Traveling Library.
Special Preview Sale for Friends of the Library:
Thursday, October 26, 6pm – 8pm
This is our way of saying thanks to Friends of the Traveling Library who have made a donation since October 2016. Not a Friend yet? You can make a $10 donation at the door to shop early!
This time, the library and bookmobile will be open for tours and borrowing during book sale hours!
Small Paperbacks: $.50
For books in “like-new” condition, add $.50.
A half-price room is available throughout the sale. On Sunday, ALL books are half-price, and books in the half-price room will be marked down even more to 10 cents for all paperbacks and 25 cents for all hardcovers. Great deals for everyone!!!
Location: The conference rooms outside of Sawmill Road Library at 702 Sawmill Rd., Bloomsburg, PA. This is the Columbia County Agriculture and Human Services Building. Use the rear entrance off the lower parking lot.
Directions from Bloomsburg: Go out Lightstreet Rd. past Bloomsburg University and Denny’s. After the I-80 Interchange, take a right at the first light onto Sawmill Rd. and go one mile. Directions from Benton: Follow Route 487 South through Orangeville toward Bloomsburg. After the light at Short Stop Mini Mart, look for the next light and turn left onto Sawmill Rd and go one mile.
Donations and Volunteers? Book donations are welcome at Sawmill Road Library during regular hours. We depend on several dozen volunteers to help set up and assist during sale hours. If you can help, please call 570-387-8782 or email email@example.com. Volunteers will get a $5 coupon for the sale.
Sponsors? We are looking for area businesses to sponsor about $700 worth of expenses related to publicity and logistics for the sale. If you can help us with any amount, we’d love to hear from you. Your business logo will be displayed prominently to more than 500 book sale shoppers and we will thank you on our Facebook page with 1000+ followers.
Questions? Call 570-387-8782 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Check out what is going on with the Traveling Library! Download Summer 2017 Newsletter.