The Friends of the Belfast Free Library will once again hold their annual book sale in the Abbott Room of the library. The sale starts Wednesday, June 24th and runs through Friday, June 26th; on Wednesday the hours are 2:00pm to 7:30pm and on this day only current Friends members will get a 10% discount. Hours the following days are: Thursday and Friday from 10:00am to 5:30pm. Everyone is welcome and some great bargains will be available.
Founded in 1992, the Friends membership assists the library in maintaining all of its services, and encourages community support of the library through contribution of books, money, and volunteer time. New members are always welcome. A single membership is $15.00, and a family membership is $20.00.
The proceeds from the book sale will go to the betterment of Belfast Free Library: the new teen room, wonderful programs and speakers, and the current need to upgrade the sounds and projection system in the Abbott Room.
Donations to the sale are welcome. Please call the Library at 338-3884 ext 10, first to determine what items are being accepted for the sale.
On June 16th at 6:30pm in the Abbott Room of the Belfast Free Library Jim Bahoosh will give an illustrated talk on designing and building small houses. Small, for the sake of this talk, is 500-900 square feet. Jim will show a variety of design elements and construction techniques that efficiently utilize space.
Jim Bahoosh has been a solo builder and designer since 1983 when he started rebuilding old homes. For the past 10 years his focus has been on small homes. This program is free and open to the public. For more information call the library at 338-3884 ext 10.