Friends Of Legal Services To Hold Book Drive
The Franklin County Friends of Legal Services group has announced the book donation sites for its 25th Annual Book Sale. Books may be donated at the following nearby locations: Mercersburg, M&T Bank, 10 N. Main Street (on the square); First National Bank of Greencastle, 11906 Buchanan Trail E., St. Thomas; Modnur Pharmacy, 4495 Lincoln Way West.
Other donation sites in Franklin, Cumberland and Adams County are listed at www.fcls.net.
Donations will be accepted from February 17 through April 24. The group welcomes books of all types, old and new, hardbound and paperback, plus magazines dated before 1950, sheet music, maps, audio cassettes, videotapes, and CDs, but not college textbooks, encyclopedias, or Reader's Digest condensed books.
Rare books and collector's items are welcome and are priced and displayed separately at the sale. The group will provide receipts for tax purposes on request. To make special arrangements to donate a large quantity of books, call Franklin County Legal Services at 717-262-2326 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
The sale itself will run from 9:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m. on Friday, May 8, from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. on Saturday, May 9, and from noon to 4:00 p.m. on Sunday, May 10, in Laird Hall on the Wilson College campus in Chambersburg. Proceeds benefit local nonprofit organizations that provide legal services to low-income residents and victims of domestic violence.