Eastern Wake: Community

Wake libraries’ book sale set for State Fairgrounds.

Wake libraries’ book sale and Festival of Reading is May 9-12 in the Jim Graham Building at the State Fairgrounds, 1025 Blue Ridge Road, Raleigh. The festival runs from 10 a.m.-7 p.m. Thursday through Saturday and 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Sunday. Saturday will also feature family-friendly activities and entertainment. The Graham Building is just west of Dorton Arena, near the Hillsborough Street entrance and there is free parking throughout the fairgrounds.

The annual event will feature more than 400,000 books for sale ranging in cost from $2-$5. Cash, checks and credit cards are accepted.

Proceeds will benefit Wake libraries. For more information, visit wakegov.com/libraries/events/Pages.