Next month, the Charleston Friends of the Library will host "That Summer Book Sale" from Friday, June 23rd to Sunday, June 25th at the Charleston County Main Library branch on Calhoun Street. Admission is free.
During the sale, attendees will have more than 20,000 books, DVDs, and CDs, to choose from. Prices start at $1 for paperbacks and $3 for hardback books. Items include mysteries, romances, classics, children’s books, local histories, cookbooks and a variety of non-fiction topics. Children’s books start at just $0.50. Special pricing will be available on Sunday.
All proceeds raised at the book sale go directly to the Charleston County Public Library System.
Here is this year's schedule:
- Friday, June 23rd: 9 am - 5:30 pm
- Saturday, June 24th: 9 am - 5:30 pm
- Sunday, June 25th: 2 pm - 4 pm (special pricing will be available)
Friends of the Library members will be able to shop on Thursday evening from 5 pm - 7:30 pm. Members can join at the door. The Charleston Friends of the Library, a nonprofit volunteer organization, raises money through book sales to help fund Library services, equipment, training, materials and public programming. The Friends collect and sort donated books for resale to raise money
The Main Library is located at 68 Calhoun Street.