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White Rock Rotary to host 32nd book sale

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Rotary Club of White Rock's Jacqui Joys and Peter Short amongst some of the donated books that will be up for grabs in the club's upcoming sale at Semiahmoo Shopping Centre.
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The Rotary Club of White Rock is gearing up to host its 32nd annual book sale.

Set for March 2-9, it will be held in the Semiahmoo Shopping Centre (1701 152 St.) in South Surrey.

Funds raised are to benefit the Source's White Rock/South Surrey Food Bank, to which the club has committed to contribute $50,000 over the next two years towards the purchase and installation of an elevator – a much-needed addition to the food bank's new location at 2343 156 St.

The book sale – which every year offers up tens of thousands of gently used books – has raised about $1 million over the years.

For more information or to volunteer to help out with the sale, email wrrotary2014booksales@gmail.com

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