Book Swap

  • October 5, 2013 · 1:30 PM
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Spring is the air!  That means spring clean outs, so I will be hosting a book swap afternoon at my place from 1.30pm - 3.30pm on Saturday 5th October.

How it works:  Bring along your unwanted, unloved* books; add them to the collection then start browsing for your replacement books; you bring 1 book, you take 1 book.... bring 2 books, you take 2 books... and so on; all books left at the end of the event will be donated.

They don't have to be only fiction either!  Non-fiction, cooking, travel, children's and reference books are all worthwhile to someone.

If you cannot make the Book Swap but would still like to donate books you no longer want, bring them along to September's Book Club Meeting.

Suzanne

*Unloved - as in you didn't like the book but someone else might, not as in your dog loved it as a chew toy!  aka. all books must be in reasonable condition.

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  • A former member
    A former member

    Sorry, can't make it today I have to bring my foster dog to her forever home. Enjoy!

    October 5, 2013

  • Suzanne

    Hi ladies,

    A few tips for getting here:
    - I'm in apartment complex so you will have to park on either Huckle Street or North Beach Drive
    - Street number is not easy to see but it is the red brick complex on the corner of the above two streets
    - My place #11 is upstairs

    I hadn't planned alcohol or snacks for this event, but you are welcome to bring your own.

    The Book Swap will have to end strictly at 3.30pm as I have a ball at Crown tonight to get to. Can't go looking like Cinderella's ugly sisters!!!

    Looking forward to seeing you this afternoon if you can still make it, even just for 30mins!

    October 5, 2013

  • Claire Louisa H.

    I may or may not be able to make it. I have to arrange someone dropping of a motorcycle and not sure what time they are coming. I hope to get there and meet some of you even for half an hour

    October 5, 2013

  • A former member
    A former member

    Sorry I now can't make the book swap. I have been called into work. I've changed my rsvp

    October 5, 2013

  • Erin B

    Hey Suzanne, What do we bring apart from books? Wine? Nibbles?

    October 5, 2013

  • Sarah-Jane H.

    Apologies I just realised I'm doing a cooking class tomorrow I'm so disorganised, was really looking forward to this!

    October 4, 2013

  • Erin B

    Hi Suzanne,
    Ive got the six pack of G of T books if you still want it.
    I'll bring it to book club on Tuesday night.
    Call me if you can't wait and need to start reading earlier :)[masked]

    September 19, 2013

    • Suzanne

      haha! I sent you an email about this exact thing this morning. hope we havent doubled up on orders? though won't be hard to on sell them!

      September 19, 2013

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