O'Fallon Progress

O’Fallon Library to hold ‘Mega Blowout’ book sale soon

A ‘mega blowout’ sale is coming to the O’Fallon Public Library from Thursday, May 7, through Monday, May 11.

Friends of the O’Fallon Public Library are hosting the 4th event at the library, located behind the post office at 120 Civic Plaza.

Hours for the sale are:

• Thursday, May 7—1-8 p.m.;

• Friday, May 8—9 a.m.-5 p.m.;

• Saturday, May 9—9 a.m.-4 p.m.;

• Sunday, May 10—1-5 p.m.;

• Monday, May 11—9 a.m.-8 p.m.

Admission is free. Thousands of items will be available including children’s, fiction, nonfiction and audio books, DVDs, CDs, and much more. Proceeds from the sale will be used to help the O’Fallon Library with children’s programming, purchasing of books and DVDs and other projects that benefit the library.

Persons who wish to join the Friends of the O’Fallon Public Library organization may do so at the library, at the book sale, or at any other time. Membership is $10 for individuals, $8 for seniors, $1 for juniors, $20 for families, $40 for corporations and $100 for a lifetime membership.

Due to construction planned for this summer and fall, donations of used books will not be accepted at the O’Fallon Public Library after Friday, May 1.

For more information, or to volunteer to work at the book sale, contact the library at 632-3783.