Shop for gently used books, movies and more

The Burlington County Library is hosting a book/media sale from Sept. 6 to Sept. 9

Get ready to spend some leisure time reading or watching a few movies this fall by shopping for bargains at the Friends of the Library’s books and media sale set for Sept. 6 through Sept. 9 at the Burlington County Library in Westampton.

Shoppers will find thousands of used books, as well as a wide selection of DVDs, CDs and more available in the library’s meeting room on:

· Thursday, Sept. 6 from 6 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.

· Friday, Sept. 7 from 9 a.m. to 8:30 p.m.

· Saturday, Sept. 8 from 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

· Sunday, Sept. 9 from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m.

In addition, a preview sale offered to Friends members only will be held on Thursday, Sept. 6 from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. Become a Friends member at the door for $15 per person, $20 per family, or $10 per senior or senior family.

Organized by category, most of the books cost just 50 cents to $1 each and were not available at previous Friends’ sales. Look for a wide variety of fiction and nonfiction titles, including many children’s books. Explore books about history, science fiction, crafts, cooking, business, hobbies, biographies, music, self-help, art, travel, religion, science, technology and more. In addition, there will be a nice selection of specially priced coffee table, art, and oversized books for sale.

The Friends also recently accepted a large donation of DVD movies as well as music CDs, which will cost just $1 each. There will also be a limited selection of individually priced vinyl records available at this sale.

Don’t forget to purchase a Friends logo tote bag for just $10 to carry your treasures home, and as a bonus, each bag comes with a $2 discount toward all sale books and media items.

If you’re one of the first 300 shoppers to purchase items, you will receive a $1 coupon that may be used at any upcoming Friends sale, including the next one scheduled for Thursday, Nov. 29 to Sunday, Dec. 2.

All proceeds benefit Burlington County Library programming, such as the children’s Summer Reading Program and the Museum Pass Program.

The Burlington County Library is located on Pioneer Boulevard off Woodlane Road in Westampton. For more information, call (609) 267–9660 or visit www.bcls.lib.nj.us.