UA-8412995-1 The Southport Globe: Pequot Library Book Sale opens Friday

Friday, July 27, 2012

Pequot Library Book Sale opens Friday

The 52nd annual Pequot Library Book Sale opens Friday, July 27.
"The Book Sale is a wonderful way to spend a summer weekend," Pequot Library Executive Director Dan Snydacker said. "There is something for everyone: Great books, great friends, a great cause in the Books for Teachers program, and great food provided this year by the Cinch Food and Restaurant. It brings thousands of people into Southport and Fairfield, benefiting merchants, restaurants, and hotels alike in a major way. We are all looking forward to another successful Pequot Library Book Sale. "
All items are double the marked price from 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. opening day.
Items are priced as marked Saturday, July 28, and Sunday, July 29, from 9 to 5:30.
Sunday, July 29, is also Young Readers Day, a family event encouraging a life-long love of reading and learning in children. There will be a crafts, music and programs and, a children's concert at 1 by Mary Ann Hall Family Singers.
On Monday, July 30, prices are half of what's marked from 9 to 5:30.
The sale ends with $5 a bag day Tuesday, July 31, from 9 to 2.
All proceeds benefit the Pequot Library.
More than 150,000 items are available, in such genres as children's books, current fiction, classic literature, gardening and nature, history, mystery, science, science fiction, Connecticut and New England, sports, travel, crafts and hobbies, health, music, performing arts, art and architecture, biography and more. READ MORE:

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