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Huge Friends of the Library Spring Book Sale April 23-28

Who says you can't find romance at a book sale? You'll find that and more — mystery, biography, crafting, cooking, you name it — at the giant Friends of the Library Spring Book Sale on April 23-28 at Remington's 1655 W. Republic Road.

The sale features slightly used and rare books, audiobooks, CDs, DVDs and vinyl records. A special section is devoted to children's books, board games and puzzles.
Sale dates are Tuesday through Sunday, April 23-28. Hours are 10 a.m.-8 p.m. Tuesday through Friday; 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturday, half-price day; and 1-5 p.m. Sunday, or Bag Day, when you pay only $1 for everything you can stuff in a sack; or $5 per sack for better books.

Friends Night Preview Sale is 5-8 p.m. Monday, April 22. Friends of the Library members should make sure their dues are paid in advance to get in free. Not a Friends member? Pay $5 to get in and you can join anytime that night.
Children's books are 50 cents or less; adult and young adult books and most audiovisual items are $1 or less; better books are $2 and up. The Friends accept only cash or checks.

Want to join the Friends and get in on this and other perks of membership? Visit, or call Pat Woodward, membership chairman, at 417-831-6446. Follow the Friends of the Springfield-Greene County Library District on Facebook.

Kathleen O'Dell is community relations director for the Springfield-Greene County Library District. She can be reached at

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