Friday, July 06, 2007

Friends of the Library Book Sale next week

The Friends of the Library sustain the extras that the Collinsville Library offers to its members and the community.

This year they have given money to support the Summer Reading Program with 645 children enrolled and the Harry Potter sleepover on July 20th with 100 children spending the night in the Library. Our Community Room kitchen has also been the beneficiary of their attention also. Recently, a new refrigerator and dishwasher have been installed as well as a whole new paint job on the walls and all new items in its cabinets.

This energetic group of people have worked behind the scenes for years. Next week July 12, 13, and 14th they will holding their largest fundraiser of the year with thousands upon thousands of books and other audio visual items -

The Friends of the Library Annual Book Sale
in the
Florence Burkholder Community Room
Collinsville Memorial Library Center
408 West Main Street
Preview Night
Thursday, July 12th
6:00pm - 9:00pm
$5.00 per person entry
"No Admission" Days
Friday, July 13th
9:00am - 8:00pm
Saturday, July 14th
9:00am - 1:00pm
$1.00 per bag of books