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Books to Benefit Used Book Lover’s $5 Bag Sale - June 17

Books to Benefit Used Book Lover’s $5 Bag Sale – June 17

Date & Time
Sunday, June 17, 2018
12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
$5 per bag. We supply the bags.
360 Wylie Drive, Suite 700, Normal, IL, 61761
(309) 531-8320
Books to Benefit Semiannual UNPICKED Used Book Lover’s $5 Bag Sale, featuring over 25,000 unpicked books. For $5 per bag, we supply a paper bag which patrons may fill up to the level top of the bag with books. Note: Special Collections and specially priced items are not part of the bag sale.

  • Preview Sale: Thursday, June 14 from 5 to 8 pm: $5 admission fee applies at the preview sale.
  • Regular Sale: Friday, June 15 from 10 am to 7 pm
  • Regular Sale: Saturday, June 16 from 10 am to 4 pm
  • Book Lover’s $5 Bag Sale: Sunday, June 17 from noon to 4 pm: $5 per bag. Books to Benefit supplies the bag.
  • Writer’s Event and Book Lover’s $5 Bag Sale: Saturday, June 23 from 1 to 3 pm: $5 per bag. Books to Benefit supplies the bag. Working on your first novel? Local published authors will answer questions and share their experiences in getting published. Free to the public. The bag sale does not include items in Special Collections.

Book sale proceeds benefit STAR Adult Literacy and YouthBuild McLean County’s literacy programs. Bake sale funds the Heartland Community College Books to Benefit Community Service Scholarship award.

Credit cards accepted. (There is a $1 convenience fee for each credit card transaction.) No price adjustments from previous sales. All sales are final. No refunds or exchanges. Books to Benefit reserves the right to inspect purchases.

$5 Book Lover’s Bag Sale Rules
Patrons pay $5 per bag. Books to Benefit supplies the bags. All items must fit inside the bag, all at one time, to qualify for the $5 fee. No modifying or tearing of the bag is allowed. Books to Benefit will allow items to fit to the top (i.e. level) height of the bag, to qualify for the $5 bag sale. There is no limit to the number of bags any individual person may purchase at $5 each. The $5 fee applies even if the bag is not completely filled. Sorry, offer not valid on Special Collections or bundled books.