Benefit book sale planned

An annual benefit event for Mesa County Libraries will offer for sale books, compact discs and other materials.

The Friends of the Mesa County Libraries has scheduled its annual fall book sale for Oct. 20 to 22 at First Congregational Church, 1425 N. Fifth St. in Grand Junction.

An early bird sale is set for 3 to 7 p.m. Oct. 20. Admission is $10.

The public sale is scheduled for 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. Oct. 21. No admission is charged. A $5 a bag sale is planned for 9 a.m. to noon Oct. 22.

Proceeds from the book sale go to Mesa County Libraries for programming in literacy, poetry and summer reading.