May 11, 2013 | Vol. 94, No. 111

Carnegie Library book sale continues today

IRONWOOD — The Friends of the Carnegie Library will open their book sale to the general public this morning at 7:30 at the Memorial Building.

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Marion True, from left, Larry Peterson and Clarence Fredrickson stand with the 280 boxes that held books for the Friends of the Carnegie Library book sale at the Ironwood Memorial Building today.

“The book sales are twice a year, and it takes year-round organizing,” said Friends board member Carol Erickson. “The books are all donated from people in the community.”

The book sale started Friday, but was open just for members of the Friends of the Carnegie Library.

Money raised from the sale has gone to replace library computers, fix the air conditioning and clock, and also funds the summer programming at the library.

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