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CANCELED: Spring Clearance book, bake sale at Rockland Public Library

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ROCKLAND — The Friends of the Rockland Public Library book and bag sale on March 28 has been cancelled and will occur at a later date.


The Friends of Rockland Public Library will present a Spring Clearance book and bake sale on Saturday, March 28, at the Rockland Public Library. Proceeds of the sale will support the Friends’ activities, which include library cards for Knox County students, all children’s and young adult books, computers and computer maintenance, interlibrary loan services, and Thursday evening adult programming.

The book sale will be held in the Community Room, in the Library’s lower level, from 9 a.m. until 1 p.m. More than 3,000 gently used books will be on sale in all subjects, including a selection of classic literature for children, coffee table books, and contemporary works. Cost is $10 per bag, (please bring your own bag).

Members of Friends of Rockland Public Library are invited to shop first, from 8:30 until 9 a.m. Anyone interested in joining or renewing their Friends membership may do so at the door. 

Pies, cakes and other baked goods made by Friends members and other library supporters will be for sale, from 9 a.m. until 1 p.m., outside the Community Room.

“And the ever-popular BookStop will be open as well,” said Friends, in a news release.

Said the French writer Voltaire: “Let us read and let us dance; these two amusements will never do any harm to the world.”

For more information or questions, contact: friendsofrocklandpubliclibrary@gmail.com.

Event Date: 

Sat, 03/28/2020 - 9:00am to 1:00pm

Event Location: 

Rockland Public Library


80 Union Street
Rockland  Maine
United States