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Find used books, DVDs, more at book sale fundraising event

March 15, 2019

The Ironton Friends of the Library has two fundraising events coming up to benefit the Ironton branch of Briggs Lawrence County Public Library.

Hundreds of used books, DVDs and more will be available at the semi-annual Book Sale on Friday, March 22, and Saturday, March 23, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. The sale is on the upper level of the Ironton library located at 321 S. Fourth St. The parking area for the upper level is off South Fifth Street.

The Craft Fair will be on Saturday, April 6 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Ironton library. More details will be announced later.

Potential craft fair venders or those who wish to donate items for the book sale may call 740-532-1124 for information.

Young children and their caregivers are invited to enjoy stories, music, rhymes, games and crafts at all Briggs Library locations. The weekly preschool schedule is:

Storytime for ages 3 to 5

• Ironton at 11 a.m. Mondays

• Proctorville at 11 a.m. Tuesdays

• South Point at 11 a.m. Wednesdays

• Chesapeake at 11 a.m. Thursdays

• Symmes Valley at 3 p.m. Thursdays

Toddler Time for ages 2 and 3

• Ironton at 11 a.m. Tuesdays

The public is invited to any Briggs Library event. Other items on the schedule for March 14-20 are:

• Thursday at 4 p.m.: Anime/Manga Club for Kids at the Ironton library.

• Thursday at 5 p.m.: Crochet Club at the Proctorville library.

• Thursday at 6:30 p.m.: Kelley’s Bridge performs free concert at the Ironton library.

• Friday 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.: AARP Tax Aide at the South Point library.

• Friday at 2 p.m.: Sharpie Coffee Mug Craft at the Proctorville library.

• Saturday 10:30 a.m. to 2:45 p.m.: Escape Room for Kids at the Chesapeake library

• Saturday 1 p.m. to 3 p.m.: Dungeons and Dragons at the Symmes Valley library.

• Monday at 11 a.m.: Music & Movement for kids ages 1 to 5 at the South Point library.

• Monday at 3 p.m.: March Madness Minute-to-Win-It games for kids ages 8 and up at the Symmes Valley library.

• Monday at 4 p.m.: Book Jenga for Kids in grades 4 and up at the Ironton library.

• Tuesday at 11 a.m.: Book Discussion Club at the South Point library.

• Tuesday at 2 p.m.: Crochet Club at the South Point library.

• Tuesday at 4 p.m.: Music & Movement for kids ages 1 to 5 at the Ironton library.

• Tuesday at 5:30 p.m.: Adult Painting Class at the Symmes Valley library.

• Wednesday at 2:30 p.m.: Book Discussion Club at the Ironton library.

• Wednesday at 4 p.m.: Art Lesson for Kids in grades K-3 at the Chesapeake library.

For the latest, up-to-date information on activities at Briggs Library, visit our website at www.briggslibrary.com and click on the Event Calendar button.