Iowa Lakes Corridor Events

Rotary Book Sale

November 08 10:00 AM - 7:00 PM

Clay County Regional Events Center
800 W. 18th St.
Spencer, Clay, IA 51301
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Time: 10:00 AM - 7:00 PM

The Spencer Rotary Club is busy preparing for the 2019 Rotary Book Sale set for Wednesday, Nov. 6 through Sunday, Nov. 10 at the Clay County Regional Events Center. The 28th annual book sale is expected to feature approximately 30,000 used books ranging from fictional classics to romance novels and nonfiction selections to rare first editions.


The book sale kicks off on Wednesday, Nov. 6 with the “First Choice Party” from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Admission is $5 and provides an opportunity to get the first selection of books. That evening hardcover books are $3 each and paperbacks are $1. Sale hours on Thursday and Friday are 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. both days with $1 admission and the book prices remain $3 for hardcovers and $1 for paperbacks.


On Saturday, Nov. 9, book sale hours are 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Admission is free and the price of books drops to $1 for hardcovers and 50-cents for paperbacks. On Sunday, Nov. 10, the hours are noon to 4 p.m. All books are $5 for a bag or $25 for a shopping cart load of books and all remaining children’s books will be provided at no charge during Sunday’s “Last Chance” sale. Bags are provided or customers can bring their own bag.