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Library book sale slated for weekend

032210mcudebookLongtime book sale volunteer Mary Cude (left) and San Marcos Public Library Director Stephanie Langenkamp peruse a few of the donated books. Cude has sorted incoming donated books each week for more than 25 years.


The San Marcos Public Library Spring Used Book Sale will start its three day run on Friday from 10 a.m-6 p.m. at the VFW Hall, 1701 Hunter Road.

The sale continues Saturday and Sunday. The sale will be open on Saturday from 10 a.m.- 6 p.m. and on Sunday from 1-5 p.m.

While the choices of books are always better on Friday, Sunday will feature the lowest prices. On Friday, paperback books are $1 and hardcover books are $2. On Saturday, paperback books are 50¢ and hardcover books are $1. Finally, on Sunday, a whole bag of books is $5.

Volunteers are welcomed and are still needed for the sale. To volunteer for a shift, call the library at (512) 393-8200.