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Club News: Altrusa sponsors huge book sale in Roseburg on Jan. 3 and 4

Get ready, get set, read today

Altrusa International , Inc., of Roseburg will have a book sale from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Friday and Saturday at 643 S.E. Kane St., Roseburg.

Thousands of paperback and hardcover books in all genres will be available. Paperbacks will cost 25 cents and hardcover books will be 50 cents to $1. There will also be a bag sale from noon to 2 p.m. Saturday, with nonfiction and older hardcover books sold at $2 per bag.

Proceeds from the sale are used to buy children’s books for Altrusa’s literacy projects.

In 2013, Altrusa placed 14,800 books in food baskets at county food pantries during Celebration of Literacy, gave books for newborns through the Family Development Center and stocked the Altrusa Library at the local FISH food pantry.

Anyone interested in donating gently used books to Altrusa is invited to call, or stop by during the book sale.

Information: 541-672-2285.


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