Friends of RPL Holds Annual Fall Book Sale, October 17 & 18
The Friends of Rockford Public Library will hold their annual fall book sale on Friday and Saturday, October 17th – 18th, 2008 from 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. in the Main Library Auditorium, 215 N. Wyman St. (Enter from Mulberry St.) A special preview sale for members of the Friends of Rockford Public Library will be held Thursday, October 16th from 5:00 – 8:00 p.m. A Friends membership may be purchased at the door for $5.00.
The Fall Book Sale will include hundreds of fiction and non-fiction books in paperback and hardcover, magazines, videos, records and many children’s books. Book prices range from $0.25 to $1.00. Money raised from the sale will go toward purchasing special equipment and materials that support Rockford Public Library's programs and services.
For more information, call 815-965-7606 ext. 699.
About the Rockford Public Library
The Rockford Public Library, founded in 1872 as the second library in Illinois, currently has six facilities, including the Main Library and five Branch Libraries. The Rockford Public Library's mission is to enhance community life and development by informing, educating, entertaining, and providing cultural enrichment to all people of all ages by collecting information to address the diverse interests of our dynamic community.