Lafayette Parish Friends of the Library will hold its biannual Book Sale in the Heymann Center ballroom on Wed. Sept.11 from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. for members of Friends of the Library; customers may join for $5 at the door. The public is invited for the rest of the sale on Thursday, Sept. 12 from 9:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m.; Friday Sept.13 from 9:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. and Saturday, Sept. 14th from 9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.
Books are sold by the inch -- $1 per inch for hard backs and 50c per inch for paperbacks. Vinyl, DVDs, audio books, and CDs are priced individually.
Friends will also have a Special Books table featuring individually prices books sold separately. The books will be sold for $10 -- $25 and will include books of special interests--first edition books, books autographed by the author, and over-sized books including coffee table books--large, expensive, lavishly illustrated books intended for casual reading.
So far, the Friends have donated more than $85,000 to the Lafayette Public Library. Their goal-- a million.