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SLCHA Used Book Bonanza at June Dairy Festival Weekend

Used Book Bonanza During Dairy Festival Weekend

Got books? Readers of all ages can find a good book to enjoy with their cold glass of milk in honor of Dairy Festival Weekend at the St Lawrence County Historical Association’s Used Book Bonanza. The sale will be held in the front yard (and inside) the historical association’s home, the Silas Wright House during St Lawrence County Dairy Festival Weekend, Friday, June 1, noon-6 pm and Saturday, June 2, 10 am - 4 pm. A plant sale will also be held at the Association on Saturday, June 2, from 10 am to 2 pm.

Hardcover and paperback fiction, nonfiction, poetry, photographs, art, cooking, crafts, gardening, leisure activities, drama, music, and of course, history books are welcome! Please do not donate mildewed books, books in poor condition, textbooks, out-of-date reference books, encyclopedias or magazines. For more information on the Used Book Bonanza call SLCHA at 315-386-8133 or e-mail. All proceeds from the Bonanza and plant sale on June 1 and 2 benefit the St Lawrence County Historical Association.

Bring books to donate by May 31 to the St Lawrence County Historical Association at the Silas Wright House, 3 East Main Street, during the museum’s regular open hours, Tuesday through Thursday noon to 4 pm, Friday noon to 6 pm, and Saturday 10 am to 4 pm.

Antique Fire Engine with riders waving to the crowd

The St Lawrence County Historical Association at the Silas Wright House is open Tuesday through Thursday noon to 4 pm, Friday noon to 6 pm and Saturday 10 am to 4 pm. Admission to the museum is free; admission to the archives is free for members and children, $2.50 for college students, and $5 for the general public.The St Lawrence County Historical Association is located at 3 East Main Street, Canton. Parking is available in the back of the SLCHA, next to the museum's main entrance.

The St Lawrence County Historical Association is a membership organization open to anyone interested in St Lawrence County history. For more information, or to become a member, call the SLCHA at 315-386-8133 or e-mail. Exhibits and programs are made possible in part with public funds from the New York State Council on the Arts with the support of Governor Andrew Cuomo and the New York State Legislature.