North Vancouver’s Rotary Club of Lions Gate has a used book sale in November 2017 at Capilano Mall as a fundraiser for projects that the club supports.
North Vancouver Book Sale
The book sale takes place the week of November 3rd to 11th in 2017.
Thousands of books are available for purchase with funds raised going to both local and international projects supported by the Rotary Club.
NOTE: Sears Canada has declared bankruptcy and is selling all remaining merchandise at a discount. There’s a Sears store at Capilano Mall, so 2017 will be an especially good year for people looking for used book deals as well as other sale items!
When and Where
The book sale runs from Friday, November 3rd, to Saturday, November 11th.
Book sale hours are the following:
- Monday to Wednesday: 10 am to 6 pm
- Thursday & Fridays: 10 am to 9 pm
- Saturdays & Sunday: 11 am to 6 pm
The venue for the book sale is Capilano Mall, which is the largest mall in North Vancouver and located at 935 Marine Drive. Capilano Mall has over 80 shops including Walmart and Sears department stores.
About the Book Sale
This is the Rotary Club of Lions Gate’s third used book sale on the North Shore and it promises to be another great event. Thousands of books in great condition and from a wide range of categories have been donated.
At the book sale there are romance, science fiction, mystery, non-fiction, children’s, thriller and all sorts of other categories of novels, as well as books about cooking, sports, history, gardening, poetry, religion and other topics.
The majority of books cost just $2, cash, so if you love books this is an event you won’t want to miss. It is also a fundraiser benefiting a variety of great causes.
Book Sale Advice
Here’s some advice for the Rotary Club’s book sale:
TIP #1: Go early for the best selection.
TIP #2: Don’t forget to take cash as they can’t accept credit cards, debit cards or cheques. Books cost just $2 each, but feel free to be generous and pay more if you want – the money raised goes to worthwhile causes.
TIP #3: Take a cloth bag to carry all your books home with you.
About the Rotary Club of Lions Gate
The Rotary Club of Lions Gate is a club of professionals, business people and folk who like to make a difference in their community and the world. A focus of the Club is Youth at Risk and many of their projects reflect that dedication to youth both locally and abroad.
Local projects of the Rotary Club of Lions Gate include organizing the North Vancouver Canada Day Celebrations at Waterfront Park every year and Operation Red Nose on the North Shore. The Club also supports the local Salvation Army, Boys & Girls Club and Lookout Society, among other organizations. Funds raised from the November book sale will benefit these projects and local charitable organizations.
The Rotary Club of Lions Gate is a service club that meets at the North Shore Winter Club at 1325 Keith Road in North Vancouver at noon for lunch on the first, second and third Friday each month, as well as one evening for a social event which is usually on the last Wednesday of the month.
For more information on the fundraising group behind the book sale, see the Lions Gate Rotary website. Interested in meeting a dynamic group of people and making a difference? Then check them out. Rotary is an incredible organization and the Rotary Club of Lions Gate is an exceptional club.