Friends of Golda Meir Library Used Book Sale Begins with Special Friends Preview

April 2, 2014

Held in the fourth floor Conference Center of the UWM Golda Meir Library (2311 E. Hartford Ave.), the Friends Spring Used Book Sale will offer over 6000 used books in a wide range of categories including fiction, history, biography, social sciences and more.

The sale will run from Monday, April 7 through Wednesday, April 9.

There will also be a Special Preview Sale for current Friends members ONLY on Sunday, April 6, from 3 to 5 p.m.

Friends memberships (starting at $35) will be available at the door during the Preview Sale. A silent auction will be held, featuring items including Diamond Box tickets to a Brewers game with UWM's resident baseball expert and a private showing at the UWM Planetarium.

There is a purchase limit of 20 items per Friend at the Preview Sale. RSVPs are requested (libadmin@uwm.edu). Those who RSVP "yes" will be entered into a drawing. Parking is free on Sundays in the UWM Union Parking Garage.

On Monday, April 7, the sale is open to UWM students, faculty, and staff ONLY, from noon to 6 p.m.

On Tuesday, April 8, from 10 am to 6 pm and on Wednesday, April 9, from 10 am to 4 pm., the sale is open to the public.

Most hardcovers will be priced at $3 and paperbacks $1 or $.25. On Wednesday, a bag of books will cost just $5.

Cash or checks only. All proceeds benefit the UWM Libraries.

For more information, call 414-229-4786 or 414-229-6202.

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