Ogdensburg library hosting fall book sale Oct. 18-27
OGDENSBURG -- The Friends of the Ogdensburg Public Library invite the public to its annual fall book sale Oct. 18-27 at the Ogdensburg Public Library.
The sale will run from Thursday, Oct. 18 from 5-8 p.m.; Friday, Oct. 19, 9 a.m.-5 p.m.; Saturday, Oct. 20, 9 a.m.-3 p.m.; and Monday, Oct. 22 through Friday, Oct. 26, during regular library hours. A $5 bag sale will be held Saturday, Oct. 27 from 9 a.m.-3 p.m.“Friends” members receive half off purchases throughout the sale, excluding the bag sale.
All proceeds from the sale help to support the Ogdensburg Public Library.
The sale also kicks off the 2019 Friends of the Library Membership Drive. The annual Friends Reception will be Thursday, Oct. 18 at 5 p.m. There will be refreshments, recognitions and membership renewals and registrations. Membership runs from Jan. 1 to Dec. 31 annually.
Benefits include 50 percent off all purchases during the book sales (except Bag Sales), discounts on cookbooks and book bags, free use of the library conference room, quarterly newsletters, invitation to annual Friends Reception in October, and assistance with starting a new book club.
Membership Levels include: Junior ($2); Individual ($10-$19); Family ($20-$39); Bookworm ($40-$99); Bibliophile ($100-$299); Corporate ($300-$500).
The library is also always looking for volunteers to help with special events, membership, publicity, programs, book sales, or other activities.
Support the Ogdensburg Public Library throughout the year via the “Amazon Smile” program, where patron purchases benefit the library. Visit www.smile.amazon.com, and select the Ogdensburg Public Library as your charity of choice, and the library receives a percentage of the sale.