Library auctioning books to raise money

DOWNEY - The holiday selection of silent auction items are now on display in the foyer of the Downey City Library.Auction items include "Angels - An Endangered Species," by Malcolm Godwin, angel lore from ancient times to the present as seen in paintings, pottery and the cathedrals of the world; "The Simple Secrets of Happiness" by Glen Van Ekeren provides the inspiration and practical strategies to help us enjoy quality relationships and a more enjoyable life; "Out of Africa" by Isak Dinesen (Karen Blixen), a superbly illustrated edition brings to life the day-to-day events in a Kenya of another time. Bids may be placed inside the Friend's Bookstore before Dec. 11. A complete list of auction items is available online at by clicking the "Friends" tab.

********** Published: November 18, 2010 - Volume 9 - Issue 31