The Friends of the Free Public Library’s annual big book sale is scheduled for June 1 through June 3.
This year, the sale will be at the South Louisville Community Center at 2911 Taylor Blvd. near Churchill Downs.
The Board of Directors of the Friends’ organization will donate all net proceeds of the sale to the library system to help fund the Summer Reading program.
There will be thousands of books for adults and children priced from 50 cents to $2, according to a Friends of the Library news release.
Preview night for Friends members will be Friday, June 1 from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.
(Memberships will be made available at the door.)
Hours for the general public are Saturday, June 2 from 9 a.m to 5 p.m. and Sunday, June 3 from 1 p.m. to 5 p.m.
For a map to the sale and more information about the Friends, visit www.friendsofthelfpl.org.
About the Friends of the Louisville Free Public Library: The Friends of the Louisville Free Public Library is a voluntary, non-profit 501(c)(3) organization made up of over 300 members of the community who are interested in promoting the welfare and growth of their library, in enriching its resources, and in making its services better known to the community. Through direct gifts, programs, and publications, our goal is to stimulate awareness and use of The Library, and to enhance library programs, materials, and services.