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                                                                                                                          (609) 267-9660

DATE: Thursday, May 12, 2016                                                                    Patricia Parente
                                                                                                                          (609) 267-9660, ext. 3081                                              


Shop for Summer Reading Bargains June 2-5


Stock up on your beach books and other summertime must-reads by picking up a few bargains at the used books and media sale from June 2 to June 5 at the Burlington County Library in Westampton.

Hosted by the Friends of the Library, the second sale of the year will feature thousands of items available for browsing in the library’s meeting room, including books, DVDs, CDs and more. Shop for bargains on:

• Thursday, June 2 from 6 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.
• Friday, June 3 from 10 a.m. to 8:30 p.m.
• Saturday, June 4 from 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
• Sunday, June 5 from 1 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.

In addition, a preview sale offered to Friends members only will be held on Thursday, June. 2 from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. (Become a Friends member at the door for $15 per person, $20 per family, or $10 per senior or senior family.)

There will be more than 7,500 books for sale and most will cost just 50 cents to $1 each. All books will be organized by category, including many that will be available for the first time. Look for a wide variety of fiction and nonfiction titles, children’s books, and books about cooking, business, hobbies, crafts, biographies, music, self-help, art, travel, history, religion, science fiction, science and math, and more. There also will be a nice selection of specially-priced coffee table, art, and oversized books available, including many that are being reduced to just $1 each for this sale.

Shoppers also will find a variety of music CDs for $1 each, as well DVD movies and more than 200 audiobooks for $2 each.
Those who want to carry their bargains home in style can purchase Friends logo tote bags for just $10 each. As a bonus, each bag comes with a $2 discount toward all book/media sales.

Also, the first 300 shoppers who purchase items at the June sale will receive $1 coupons that may be applied toward the Friends’ book/media sale in September.

All proceeds benefit Burlington County Library programming, such as the upcoming children and adult Summer Reading Programs and the Museum Pass Program. The County Library is located on Pioneer Boulevard off Woodlane Road in Westampton. For more information, call (609) 267-9660.

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