Charitable organizations at Whatcom County libraries are holding used book sales this weekend.
- The Friends of Island Library offers a Bargain Book Blowout, featuring a bag of books for $1. Hours of the sale are 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. daily from Saturday, Aug. 30, to Monday, Sept. 1, in the barn behind the library at 2144 S. Nugent Road on Lummi Island.
- Friends of the North Fork Community Library is having its used-book sale from 10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Saturday and Sunday, Aug. 30-31, at the Town Hall, 7509 Mount Baker Highway in Maple Falls.
- Friends of the Point Roberts Library is having its Fall Book Sale from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday and Sunday, Aug. 30-31, at the Point Roberts Library in the Community Center at 1487 Gulf Road. Featured are fiction, non-fiction, children's books, cookbooks, craft books - plus VHS tapes, DVDs and CDs.
For questions about any of the sales, call 360-305-3600 during business hours and ask for the appropriate library.