Benefit book sale scheduled

The Friends of St. Mary’s Hospital has scheduled a benefit sale of new and gently used purses.

The Purseapaloosa event is scheduled for 5 to 9 p.m. Oct. 25 at Springhill Suites,  236 Main St. in downtown Grand Junction.

Donations of new and gently used purses can be dropped off at any Mesa County Alpine Bank location until Oct. 23.

Proceeds from the event will go to the St. Mary’s Fund and Micah Montag Pediatric Fund.

For information about Purseapolossa, call Sandra Legg at 270-4593.