Book Sale Wraps Up

CRESWELL, Ore. — The Creswell Book Sale wrapped up Sunday. The book sale is a long-time tradition that predates the existing library. The money from the weekend sale goes back into library needs and operations. Some books sold for as little as $1 to $2. There were also magazines, CDs and DVDs for sale. Some … Continue reading »

Springfield Library Holding Book Sale

SPRINGFIELD, Ore. — A big book sale in Springfield runs through Saturday. The Friends of the Springfield Public Library say things were bustling at the downtown library Friday morning as soon as they opened the doors at 10 a.m. You’ll find all kinds of books from all different genres. The money raised will go towards … Continue reading »

Book Sale Features 80,000 Titles

EUGENE, Ore. — Book lovers flocked to the Lane Events Center over the weekend to get their hands on thousands of affordable used books. Friends of the Library, an organization devoted to supporting literacy programs, held its 35th annual book sale to benefit the Eugene Public Library. The Lane Events Center Performance Hall was filled … Continue reading »

Library Prepares for Big Book Sale

EUGENE, Ore. — Just one day left until the big book sale. Volunteers are very busy unpacking 80,000 books from boxes and putting them onto the tables. How do you unpack thousands of books? One box at a time. Slowly, the Lane Events Center is transformed into an organized book store. Categories are clearly marked. … Continue reading »