Tuesday, August 1, 2017

BOOK SALE - BOOKS AMONG FRIENDS

BOOK SALE - BOOKS AMONG FRIENDS
(1058 W Club Blvd, Suite 252, inside Northgate beside Sears)
Saturday, AUgust 12, 11 a.m. – 4 p.m. (Half-price sale, 2 – 4 p.m.)

Saturday, August 12 from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. - come to the Friends of the Durham Library’s book sale at Books Among Friends, inside Northgate next to Sears. The book sale is open to the public. No membership is required, but please consider becoming a Friends member. Hardbacks are $3, trade paperbacks are $2, small paperbacks are $1, and children’s books are 25 cents to $1. Special books are priced as marked. HALF-PRICE SALE from 2 to 4 p.m.

Please also consider donating gently used books to the Friends of the Durham Library, especially children’s books and contemporary nonfiction. Book donations are accepted at Books Among Friends on Tuesday mornings from 9 a.m. to 12 noon. The donation drop off location is on the exterior of the mall between Sears and Catherines. Questions? Call 919-560-7159 or email FODLdonations@gmail.com. Books are also available for sale during regular hours at the Durham Co-op Market, Stanford L. Warren Branch Library, and Durham County Library’s regional libraries.

National Night Out - TONIGHT!!

Today is the day for our 5th Annual Hope Valley North National Night Out! The event starts at 6pm and concludes at 8pm. We will have free hamburgers, hot dogs and drinks for everyone. In addition to that there will several free door prizes including movie theater vouchers, gift cards to Hope Valley Diner and a $100.00 gift certificate to Harris Teeter. There will be also be special kids door prizes as well.

Speaking of kids there will be a special play area for the youngsters including a bubble machine and other fun stuff. A special kids parade to kick off the event will start at Hendrick's Ct. and end up at Winchester. The prep for the event will start at 5:30. Have them bring bikes for the parade. We will have stuff for the them to decorate the bikes.

Of course we will have music and special guests from the city and from the police and other first responders.  Can't wait to see everyone there to support the community and encourage a safe environment for our families and neighbors.