BEECHER | The 24th annual Used Book Sale of the Beecher Community Library take place Thursday through Saturday in the lower level of the Beecher Community Building, 673 Penfield St., which is across from the library.
Hours are from 6 to 9 p.m. Thursday, when shoppers may fill a grocery bag for $15. On Friday shop from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. and from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Saturday. Price on Friday and Saturday is $10 per grocery bag.
Shoppers may fill a furnished grocery bag with their choice of books.
The books are all in excellent to very good condition. For the convenience of shoppers, they will be arranged by category — novels, mystery, biography, cooking, gardening, nonfiction, health. The paperback section includes thousands of books in all genres, all in excellent condition. There is also a section of DVDs, CDs, and videos.
The popular Collector's Corner features first editions, out-of-print, and other special books. Examples are "The Leatherstocking Saga" by James Fenimore Cooper; "Grapes of Wrath" by John Steinbeck; and "David Copperfield" by Charles Dickens. These are priced individually.
There is an extra large section of children and junior books this year, including board books, soft covers, and hard covers, both fiction and nonfiction.
The Used Book Sale is sponsored by th Beecher Community Library Foundation. Proceeds are used to purchase special items for the library.
For additional information or directions, call the Beecher Community Library at (708) 946-9090.