The University of Scranton’s Weinberg Memorial Library seeks book donations, volunteers for annual book sale

For Abington Journal | February 13th, 2016 2:26 pm

SCRANTON — The University of Scranton’s Weinberg Memorial Library is requesting book and tag sale donations for its annual spring sale, as well as volunteers to help with preparation and staffing for the event, which will take place during the last weekend of April. All proceeds from the book sale will benefit the Friends of the Weinberg Memorial Library Endowment, which supports library collections and services. The Friends of the Weinberg Memorial Library, the library staff and volunteers will conduct the event.

The library will accept any hardcover or paperback books in good condition, including children’s books, cookbooks, fiction and non-fiction. In addition, the library is collecting media and tag sale items.

Donations may be placed in the boxes on the Monroe Avenue side of the library and will be accepted until Wednesday, April 27.

This year’s book sale is scheduled for 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. Saturday, April 30 and 12 to 4 p.m. Sunday, May 1 in the fifth floor Heritage Room of the Weinberg Memorial Library. A special preview sale will be held on Friday, April 29, for Friends’ members and Schemel Forum members.

For additional information or to volunteer, contact Barbara Evans at 570-941-4078.

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