Friends of Berlin-Peck Library hosting bag sale to support programs

Published on Wednesday, 5 October 2022 14:13
Written by Erica Drzewiecki


BERLIN – Books and other media will be sold by the bagful at an upcoming event.

The Friends of the Berlin-Peck Memorial Library announced they will be hosting a $5/Bag Sale.

Tuesday, Oct. 18 through Thursday, Oct. 20. The event will take place in their storeroom in the Berlin Community Center, located below the library, at 230 Kensington Rd.

Sale hours are Tuesday, Oct. 18 from 12 to 6 p.m.; Wednesday, Oct. 19 from 9:30 a.m. to 6 p.m. and Thursday, Oct. 20 from 12 to 6 p.m.

For $5, visitors can fill a bag provided by the Friends with regular inventory including adult and teen books, DVDs, CDs and books on CD.

Not all items in the Friends’ warehouse space will be up for grabs as part of the $5/bag sale. New releases, book sets, children’s books, games and puzzles will be priced separately.

The Friends accept cash only, but no bills higher than $20.

Book sale proceeds go to sponsor library programming for children, teens and adults as well as museum passes and other services offered to library patrons.

Questions may be directed to the Friends at

Erica Drzewiecki can be reached at

Posted in New Britain Herald, Berlin on Wednesday, 5 October 2022 14:13. Updated: Wednesday, 5 October 2022 14:15.