Fundraisers for the Friends of the J.V. Brown Library

Spring book sale

The Friends of the J.V. Brown Library will hold its spring book sale, “Dive into a Book” from 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. April 26 and 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. April 27 at the Pine Street United Methodist Church, 441 Pine Street.

Book sale preview night is open only to Friends of the Library at 5 to 8 p.m. Thursday. Friends applications will be available at the door. The book sale is a fundraising event for the Friends. Used books in all subjects as well as children’s books, CDs and DVDs will be available. Money raised supplements programs and services beyond the regular library budget.

Panera Bread fundraiser

The Friends of the James V. Brown Library will hold a fundraising event on May 1 at Panera Bread, 202 Basin St. To support this fundraiser participants need to make a purchase at Panera between the 4 and 8 p.m. and present a printed flyer or electronic version of the flyer on a mobile phone or tablet when ordering.

Flyers are available at the Friends’ Favorites Book Store on the third floor of the Library’s Welch Family wing; members of the Friends’ Board; and at the Brown Library checkout desk. The flyers will not be available at Panera Bread.

All proceeds raised benefit the James V. Brown Library.