Kent Library Hosts Annual Used Book Sale May 24 and 25

Book lovers and bargain hunters take note. The Friends of the Kent Library Annual Giant Book Sale returns Saturday May 24, from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., and Sunday May 25, from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.

The annual event takes place at the Kent Town Hall (adjacent to the library) in the Kent Town Center off Route 52. Admission is free. Early bird preview is 8:30 to 9 a.m. Saturday, May 24. (Members free or $10 donation.)

Books are reasonably priced: hardcovers $2 each or 3 for $5; oversize paperbacks, $1 each; most children’s books $1 or less. On Sunday after 2 p.m., book prices will be slashed to $3 a bag. The sale will feature titles from every genre — romance, mystery, science fiction, art, cooking, gardening, military history and sports, to name a few. The extensive collection of children’s books will appeal to youngsters of all ages.

The Giant Book Sale is the Friends’ principal fundraising activity, which raises money for a variety of programs and assorted library equipment needs.

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