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Thursday, November 12, 2015


The Friends of Wicomico Public Libraries will host their Bi-Annual Book Sale on Friday, November 20th 10:00 am – 7:00 pm, Saturday, November 21st 10:00 am – 4:30 pm and Sunday, November 22nd 1:00 – 4:30 pm at the Downtown Library. There will also be a special preview sale for Friends only on Thursday, November 19th, 5-7 pm.

Art books, children’s books, cook books, classic and current fiction, music and movies will be available for sale. All materials found at the book sale are under $2 with items as low as 10 cents. The Bag o’ Books sale begins at 2 PM on Saturday through Sunday where visitors may fill a Friends bag full of books for only $15.

Upon presentation of their membership card, active 2015 Friends members receive a 50% off discount on all Book Sale items except for the Bag o’ Books. All proceeds for the book sale go directly to the Friends of the Libraries efforts to promote the Library’s mission to support education, enrich lives and build community.

The Friends of Wicomico Public Libraries will also be hosting a Holiday Vendor Bazaar on Saturday, November 21st from 10:00 am-2:00 pm at the Downtown Library. This event is holiday shopping made easy from enthusiastic independent consultants such as Avon, Jamberry Nails, Mary Kay, Origami Owl and Pampered Chef to name a few. There is also free admission and photos with Santa!

The Friends of Wicomico Public Libraries provide vital support for the Library by presenting programming that reflects our diverse community, raising awareness of the Library as a public education provider and advocating for a modern, community focused library space.

Being a Friend shows commitment to the Library; its resources, services and its educational opportunities. Friends’ membership demonstrates to community leaders that the Library is vital to our community and that it has a continuing base of support.

Wicomico Public Libraries are located in Downtown Salisbury, the Centre at Salisbury, in Pittsville, and the Library Bookmobile. Wicomico Public Libraries offer numerous resources such as free Internet access, a variety of classes and events, and an online eBooks library, and it engages the community through education, economic development and through various community events. You Belong @ Wicomico Public Libraries!

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