This year marks the 35th time the SLO Friends of the Library will have held their major fund raising event of the year, the Annual Book Sale. The sale typically contains 15,000 – 20,000 books and paperbacks, and 5,000 – 10,000 audio / video items such as CDs, DVDs and tapes. Books are typically priced at $1.00 per inch and CDs and DVDs at $1.00 each. This year’s event will be notable by the higher than normal number of children’s books.
This year’s sale will be held March 6, 7 and 8, 2014. As usual, the Sale will be at the Veterans Memorial Building on Grand Avenue (between Palm and Mill Streets) in San Luis Obispo, and the hours are:
|Thursday, March 6th||6:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.||(members only, memberships sold at door)|
|Friday, March 7th||10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.|
|Saturday, March 8th||9:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.|
As with previous years, there will be section of Special Priced books which have special topical or historical value. For insight into some of this year’s special books, click here.