The Friends of the Bridge City Public Library will be hosting a Book Sale and Bake Sale on Saturday, April 14th from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. The event will be held on Walgreen’s parking lot, located at the corner of Round Bunch and Texas Avenue in Bridge City. Books to be sold include both fiction and non-fiction with a selection of children’s and adult books, paperbacks, hardbacks and magazines.

Homemade goods include fudge, pralines, brownies, muffins and cookies.

The proceeds of the sale will benefit the building fund for the new extension onto the Bridge City Public Library, which is located at 101 Parkside Drive. Progress on the addition to the library building can be viewed at the address above. Monetary donations will be gratefully accepted at the Library for the benefit of this new addition. The Library is open Monday through Wednesday from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.; on Thursdays the hours are 1 to 7 p.m. and on Fridays from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Book donations are also being accepted with the exceptions of encyclopedias and Reader’s Digest Condensed Books. Books in good condition may be dropped off inside the Library during regular business hours. Please do not put these books in the Book Drop or outside of the Library doors. The deadline for book donations for this sale is Thursday, April 12.

Any questions can be addressed by calling the Library at 409-735-4242.