NORTH SALEM, N.Y. -- The Ruth Keeler Memorial Library will be hosting several upcoming events including a cooks and books party and its annual library fair that includes a book and plant sale.
The cooks and books party will be on Friday, May 9, at 6:30 p.m. It is a major fund-raiser for the library. The cost of a ticket is $50 and includes wine and beer and fancy hors d'oeuvres made by North Salem chefs. It is also a chance to buy books from the used book sale before anyone else gets to them.
In addition to the party, the library will be hosting its annual library fair/book, bake and plant sale air on Saturday, May 10, beginning at 9 a.m. There will be thousands of books for sale, baked goods and plants and flowers from gardeners of North Salem.
Community organizations will also be in attendance. There will also be chickens, sheep, bees and 4H exhibits.
All books will be half-price on Sunday, May 11, between 11 a.m. and 3 p.m. The theme will be "Made in North Salem."