Book sale to raise money for library programs

An annual Friends of the Mesa County Libraries fall benefit book sale is set for Oct. 16 to 18 at the First Congregational Church, 1425 N. Fifth St. in Grand Junction.

A members-only sale is set for 3 to 7 p.m. Oct. 16. People canĀ  pay $10 at the door to join. The public sale is set for 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. Oct. 17 and 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Oct. 18.

The sale will feature thousands of books from every literary genre as well as CDs, DVDs and VHS tapes. Proceeds from the sale will go to support a variety of library programs.