Library auction open for bidding

DOWNEY - The Friends of the Downey City Library has announced their silent auction items for the month of August.Items are on display in the library's foyer and include "The Children of Hurin" by J.R.R. Tolkien, tales from middle-earth from times long before 'Lord of the Rings,'; "The Red House Mystery" by A.A. Milne, from the creator of Winnie the Pooh comes a lovely English-style mystery complete with locked rooms and a missing suspect; "100 Years of Oz" by John Fricke is a century of classic images from the 'Wizard of Oz' collection of Willard Carroll. Bids can be placed in the Friends Book Store located inside the library until Aug. 29.

********** Published: August 14, 2009 - Volume 8 - Issue 17