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March 29, 2012

Library friends host yard sale

NEW CASTLE — Since 2005, The Friends of the New Castle Public Library have been conducting yard sales as fundraisers.

Yesterday afternoon and today, members volunteered their time to unpack and sort boxes of donated items in preparation for the spring sale.

The event — as always, indoors — will be in the library’s Copernicus Room tomorrow and Saturday. It starts at 9 a.m. both days and continues until 4:30 p.m. tomorrow and 1 p.m. Saturday.

There should be something for everyone — unless you’re looking for clothes or shoes. Categories include electronics, household, linens, children’s, Christmas, vintage, artwork and collectibles.

During the yard sale, The Book Cellar will be having its month-end sale. Today, tomorrow and Saturday, all craft and do-it-yourself books will be half price.

Both the spring and fall yard sales and The Book Cellar are run by volunteers from The Friends. All proceeds eventually go back to the library.

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