New Book Nook to open April 10

Tue, 03/30/2010 (All day)

March 30, 2010

Mobile, Ala. – The Friends of the Spring Hill College Library’s retail outlet for slightly used books, The Book Nook, has relocated from the east side of Toolen Hall on campus to the ground floor of the college’s Marnie and John Burke Memorial Library. The Book Nook will re-open Saturday, April 10.

The Book Nook has an extensive collection of popular used books. All proceeds go to the Friends organization that has been providing funding for initiatives at the Spring Hill College library for more than 20 years. Book Nook hours are: Thursdays, noon to 4 p.m., and Saturdays, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

The Friends’ annual dinner will be held from 6:30 to 9:30 p.m. Thursday, May 13 in Byrne Memorial Hall on the SHC campus. The event includes a silent auction of rare and collectible books, dinner and live entertainment. Tickets are $50 per person.

For more information on the re-opening of the Book Nook and the annual dinner, call the main desk at the Burke Library at (251) 380-3870.