2012-02-23 / Entertainment

Friends Of Legal Services Book Drive Opens

The Franklin County Friends of Legal Services group has announced the book donation sites for its 28th Annual Book Sale. Books may be donated at the following McConnellsburg area locations starting the week of February 14:

Mercersburg: M& T Bank, 10 N. Main Street (on the square), Susquehanna Bank, 316 N. Main St., 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 14 through April 16. The group welcomes books of all types, old and new, hardbound and paperback, plus magazines dated before 1950, sheet music, maps, artwork, CDs, DVDs, videotapes, and books on tape.

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 gkeener@fcls.net.

The sale itself will run from 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. on Friday, May 11, from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Saturday, May 12, and from noon to 4 p.m. on Sunday, May 13, in Laird Hall on the Wilson College campus in Chambersburg. Proceeds benefit local nonprofit organizations that provide legal services to lowincome residents and victims of domestic violence.

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