Library to debut new book tote at annual sale Vermillion Public Library's new book bag will be available for the first time at the Fall Used Book Sale Oct. 19-21.
The new design features the Friends of the Library name and open-book logo on a royal blue bag and longer handles in the shoulder tote style. Bags regularly sell for $8 but book lovers can fill a bag with books at the Used Book Sale for $9.
Hardcover and paperback books, magazines, videos and other materials retired from the library's collection and donated to the Friends of the Vermillion Public Library are specially priced during the sale. Items sell for 25 or 50 cents each or customers can fill a bag for $3 or a box for $4 with items of their choice.
The Used Book Sale is open Friday, Oct.19 10 a.m. to 6 p.m., Saturday, Oct. 20 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Sunday, Oct. 21 1 p.m. to 5 p.m., coinciding with normal library hours. The sale is sponsored by the Friends of the Vermillion Public Library and is one of the library's most popular events.
Volunteers are needed to set up Thursday evening, run the sale Friday, Saturday and Sunday and take down Sunday. For more information, call the library at 677-7060 or e- mail firstname.lastname@example.org.