The 29th annual Friends of the Loras College Library Used Book Sale will be held November 6 -8 in the ballroom of the Alumni Campus Center (ACC). This fundraiser is a chance to pick up quality books at rock bottom prices. Hardbound books sell for $1.00, paperbacks only 50 cents. Certain special titles are priced separately and can be found in their own section.
Thousands of titles are available in all subject areas including fiction, romance, literature, history, biography, self-help, hobbies, travel, art, science, sociology, education, business, math, computers, and cookbooks. Browse the carefully displayed tables full of treasures, or ask a volunteer on hand for help to find what you need.
A preview sale for members of the Friends of the Library will be held from 6:00 – 8:00 p.m. on Tuesday, November 6. You can vote and then come to the book sale and be home in time for the latest election returns! Membership applications will be available on site, the cost is $35.00. All proceeds from membership dues and book sales benefit the Loras College Library and the Center for Dubuque History. Members also enjoy a 10% discount on all purchases at the sale.
The sale opens to the public on Wednesday, Nov. 7 at 8:00 a.m., closing at 7 p.m.
Thursday’s hours are 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. All books, including specially priced books, will be half-price on Thursday! Contact Mike Gibson at 588-7163 for details about how you can get some wonderful new-to-you books and support your Library at the same time.