PARKERSBURG — A world of enjoyment for all ages awaits you on the Pals of the Library e book sale on the Wooden County Public Library on Emerson Avenue.
Each Wednesday and the second Saturday of the month, the Pals of the Library supply books of most genres, DVDs, audiobooks, music CDs and youngsters’s books.
Proceeds from the sale go to assist the library present companies.
In line with the group’s president, Lydia White, they helped increase cash in 2021 that went into a brand new scanner and printer system for public use.
White stated, “We’re all about promoting books and serving to the library.”
They get their books to promote by way of donations from the general public.
White additionally added, “anybody who needs to usher in books can achieve this. We welcome all donations however we don’t take textbooks, dictionaries, thesauruses and people sorts of issues.”
Situated on the decrease ground of the library, there are racks of books for folks to purchase, and there’s an overstock room filled with books from donations.
White stated the library will withdraw a few of the books in lesser situation and ship them to a recycling plant.
Final yr, the group didn’t settle for any books because of COVID-19.
Nonetheless, after the library reopened, the choice was made to start out having the e book gross sales on Wednesdays and second Saturdays.
Previous to this, they have been having a spring e book sale in April and a fall sale in October.
A few of the books they’ve accessible embody these by James Patterson and John Grisham.
Different books they promote embody grownup and youngsters’s fiction, non-fiction, historical past, cookbooks, and books on crafts and gardening.
White stated that one among their hottest choices is permitting prospects to fill plastic grocery luggage and buy them for $5. This contains every thing in every bag, not every particular person merchandise within the bag.
On Wednesdays, the sale runs from midday to 2 p.m. and on the second Saturday of the month from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.
For extra info, name the library at 304-420-4587.
Larry Launstein Jr. may be reached at firstname.lastname@example.org.