Monday, October 06, 2008

Annual Book Sale

The Katonah Village Library is pleased to announce their annual book sale. This major fund-raising event will be held from October 18 to 25. There will be a preview night before the sale for members of the library. Those interested in joining the library before preview night may stop by the library to pay a membership fee or pay at the door. The minimum amount to be a donor allowed into the book sale is $20.

People have generously donated their books all through the year for this event and the best ones have been chosen for this sale. With 30,000 books for sale, this book sale is considered one of the best in the Northeast.

In addition to many, many books in every conceivable category, there are Literary Journals, Sheet Music, Old Books, New Books, Rare Books, Reference Books, First Editions and Signed Copies.

This year an extensive number of books and videotapes (VHS) about Elvis Presley will be for sale.

Most hardcover books with dust jackets are around $2. Most of the children’s books range from 50 cents to $5.

The hours, times and sale prices are as follows:
Saturday October 18 10 a.m. – 5 p.m. Full price
Sunday October 19 1 p.m. – 5 p.m. Full price
Monday October 20 10 a.m. – 8 p.m. Full price
Tuesday October 21 10 a.m. – 6 p.m. Full price
Wednesday October 22 10 a.m. – 8 p.m. Half price
Thursday October 23 10 a.m. – 6 p.m. Half price
Friday October 24 10 a.m. – 5:30 p.m. Bargains
Saturday October 25 10 a.m. – noon Make an offer

Anyone interested in volunteering to help out at the sale may call the library at 232-3508 and leave their name and contact information with the circulation desk.