Friends of the Bellingham Public Library holds one of its annual used book sales starting next week.
Hours are 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 21, and Friday, Aug. 22, and to 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 23, in the downstairs lecture room of the Bellingham Public Library, 210 Central Ave. A separate section for children's literature is in the downstairs lobby. Young adult (teen) titles are included with the adult selections, which are categorized by genre.
Most items priced $1 or less. In addition, a selection of nearly new books are for sale on the library's main floor of the near the self-checkout stations. Books are $4 a bag Saturday.
In 2013, the Friends donated more than $95,000 to library projects such as reading programs for children, teens and adults, collection expansion, facility upgrades, Whatcom Reads, and many program. Those funds came mostly from the proceeds of book sales.
For more information, call 360-60-778-7250, email firstname.lastname@example.org or see the Friends link at bellinghampubliclibrary.org.