University of Rochester

EVENT: Annual Book Sale Set for August, Donations Still Welcome

June 23, 2004

Donations of books on all topics are being sought for the 32nd Annual Book Sale hosted by the Friends of the University of Rochester Libraries on Saturday and Sunday, Aug. 21 and 22. Every type of book is desired, even textbooks less than five years old.

Located on the main floor of Rush Rhees Library on the River Campus, the sale offers all types of books. A special Friends membership preview will take place from 8 to 10 a.m. Saturday before the official opening. Hours for the public are 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, and noon to 4 p.m. Sunday. A bag sale will be in effect from 2 to 4 p.m. Sunday on all remaining items.

Admission is free and parking is available on all University lots.

Money from the sale supports the University of Rochester Libraries and their collections. For information about dropping off books or becoming a member of the Friends, contact (585) 275-4461.