By Janet Levaux
Thursday, October 13th, 2011 at 9:28 pm in Uncategorized.
The Friends of the Alameda Free Library is holding its annual October book sale at the DeWitt O’Club, 641 West Red Line Ave., this weekend.
The group says its members takes 800–1000 boxes of donated books to every sale, and there will be hundreds of items in every category to browse through and enjoy. Most books are priced between 50¢ and $2.00.
The three-day event includes a preview sale on Friday evening (free to members), all-day shopping on Saturday, and a Sunday clearance sale.
The preview sale is held Friday, October 14, from 7 to 9:30 p.m. There is a $5 admission charge for those who aren’t members of Friends of the Library. On Saturday, October 15, the sale starts at 9 a.m. and ends at 4 p.m.; admission is free. And on Sunday, October 16, a free clearance sale is held from 12 to 4 p.m.