GREENSBORO, N.C. -- Book lovers are in for a special treat starting this weekend.
Beth David Synagogue in Greensboro will have 40,000 used and donated books for sale to the public at a discounted price. Proceeds from the Synagogue's 12th annual used book sale go toward Beth David's community outreach and education programs.
A majority of the book collection will be on sale for $3 or less. The selection includes everything from nonfiction to murder mysteries to religious literature.
The sale kicks off Saturday, March 1 at Beth David Synagogue from 7 to 10:30 p.m. The first night of the sale includes wine and cheese for guests as well as first pick from the wide selection of books. Admission for the event Saturday night is $5.
The book sale continues Sunday from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. and Monday from noon to 6 p.m. Admission for these two days is free.
Monday's sale includes another special deal; the Synagogue will charge $10 for all the books visitors can fit into a grocery bag.
Beth David Synagogue is located at 804 Wineview Dr. in Greensboro. For more information about this year's used book sale, call 336-294-0007.
WFMY News 2's Patrick Wright spent Thursday morning with the sale's Co-Chairs Kathy Kraus and Rose Ackermann to tell you more about the upcoming event.