DOWNEY - April silent auction items are currently being displayed in the foyer of the Downey City Library.The auction is sponsored by the Friends of the Downey City Library. Auction items include "Mother" by Judy and July Olausen, an offbeat mother-daughter collaboration on a series of pictures framing the 1950s; "The Complete Angler" by Izaak Walton, a classic fishing tale written in 1653 and illustrated by Arthur Rackham; "The Illustrated Book of Women Gardeners" edited by Deborah Kellaway, a book of lovely gardens created and photographed by women with hundreds of photos. Bids can be placed inside the Friend's Bookstore until April 28. Auction items can also be viewed online at downeylibrary.org.
********** Published: April 19, 2012 - Volume 11 - Issue 01