The New Friends of the Beaverton Library are having another great
book sale, Friday and Saturday, May 10-11, 2013, at the Beaverton City
Library. All categories of books will be featured, from gardening, cooking,
and biographies in nonfiction to classics, mysteries, children’s books, and
more. The sale will also have a section of music and movies (CDs and
The sale will be held in the lobby of the main library, 12375 SW Fifth
St., Beaverton, from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Want To Help?
• Donations of gently used books, CDs and DVDs are welcome, and can
be dropped off at The Book Corner, the used bookstore operated by
the Friends. The bookstore is located at 12470 SW Fifth St. (at
Washington). Store hours are 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Tuesday through Saturday.
Donations to the nonprofit NFBCL are tax-deducible, and all sale
proceeds from the library sale, The Book Corner or its online store,
benefit Beaverton’s two libraries.
• Additional volunteers are needed to help with setting up the sale
and assisting customers. Two-hour shifts are available on Thurs.,
May 9 for set-up work, during the sale on Friday and Saturday, and
after the sale closes on Saturday.
During the final hour of the sale, buyers can fill a bag (provided by
volunteers) for just $1.
For more information call The Book Corner at 503.643.5188 or
email: firstname.lastname@example.org with ‘Book Sale Volunteer’ in
the subject line.
The next big books and media sale will be Nov. 22-23, 2013, at the
Beaverton City Library.