Friends of the DeKalb Public Library to host Spring Book Sale

Friends of the DeKalb Public Library will host their Spring Book Sale during library hours from Friday, April 26, through Sunday, April 28, in the library’s lower level.

There will be a selection of great quality hardcovers and paperbacks — children’s and teen’s books, fiction, history, science, art, film, cookbooks, gardening, biographies, mysteries, science fiction and more, according to a news release from the library.

There will also be a wide selection of jigsaw puzzles, DVDs, audiobooks, LPs and music CD’s, according to the release.

On Sunday, attendees can come for the $5 a bag blowout sale. All proceeds will be used for library books, materials and programs, according to the release.

Donations of gently-used books, puzzles, DVDs, LPs and CDs are accepted year-round at the circulation desk; no textbooks, magazines or videotapes are accepted.

For additional information, contact the Friends at 815-756-9568, ext. 1030 or email

The library is located at 309 Oak St. and is open from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays and 1 to 5 p.m. Sundays.

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