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The Friends of the Roanoke County Public Library will host its semi-annual Spring Book Sale from Saturday, April 18 through Thursday, April 23 at South County Library in Roanoke. The sale will take place during regular business hours: Saturday 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., Sunday 1:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m., and Monday through Thursday 9:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m.
The book sale will have thousands of fiction and non-fiction books, children’s books, videos, DVDs, and audiobooks on sale at incredibly low prices. Wednesday, April 22, is Half-price Day and Thursday, April 23, is Box Day. On Box Day, customers can bring a box and fill it full of books for only $3.00!
The Friends Book Sale is the Library’s main fundraiser. All proceeds benefit the Roanoke County Public Library. South County Library is located at 6303 Merriman Road, Roanoke.
The library and the Academic Link will be closed the week of spring break (March 9-14). The Testing Center on the ground floor will remain open. If you have questions for a librarian, send an e-mail to email@example.com or use the 24-hour chat service LRC Live.
The hours for Brown Library (Top Floor Reference and Circulation) and the Academic Link (First Floor) will be reduced starting Monday, February 16th.
The new hours are:
Monday-Thursday 8:00am – 6:00pm
Friday 8:00am – 2:00pm
Saturday 9:00am – 1:00pm
The Writing Center hours are :
Monday-Thursday 9:00-6:00, Friday 9:00-2:00, Saturday, closed.
The Ground Floor computer lab (B17) is now closed.
The Business Science computer lab (M302) is now open Monday through Thursday, 8:00 am-6pm, and is closed Fridays and Saturdays.
Brian Klems, author of The Writer’s Dig for Writer’s Digest magazine offers this advice for anyone confused about when to use everyday and every day:
“Try to substitute ‘each and every day’ in the place of the ‘everyday/every day’ in question. If it works, go with two words. If not, it’s one word,” writes the online editor.
See more word tips at http://www.writersdigest.com/online-editor