Calgary Reads big book sale and fundraiser

Dec 19 2017, 3:26 am

Calgary Reads and CBC are hosting their 14th annual big book sale Friday, May 13 to Sunday, May 15.

The book sale supports literacy programs throughout Calgary and last year over 8,000 people attended the weekend event.

For those still wanting to donate books they can be dropped off at the Calgary Curling Club until May 8. Donations of good quality, gently used adult and children’s books are welcome. Items that won’t be accepted are: encyclopaedias, dictionaries, text books, Harlequin Romance, Reader’s Digest, cassettes, magazines or agendas.

On Saturday, May 14 enjoy Jazz & Book Night. From 6 to 9 p.m shop to the musical sounds of Midnight Blue Jazz Society with a cash wine bar throughout the event.

Image: Calgary Reads / Facebook

Image: Calgary Reads / Facebook

Calgary Reads Big Book Sale

  • Where: Calgary Curling Club – 720 3rd Street NW
  • When: Friday, May 13 and Saturday, May 14 from 9 a.m. to 9 p.m.
    Sunday, May 15 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.
  • Cost: $2 for adults