Books, Blooms and Baking: Our Annual Spring Book and Plant Sale

Our popular Books, Blooms and Baking sale will take place this year during the second week of May, rain or shine.

Donations are needed at this time! We always appreciate donations of good quality books. Please contact the church office at 613-234-3261 or office@firstbaptistottawa.ca if you have book donations for us. Please note the following criteria for donations:

-Books must be in good condition. We cannot accept books with yellowed paper, tattered edges, ripped covers, handwriting or underlining;
-Books that we definitely want: Prize Winners, Canadian politics, books written by Canadian authors, Mysteries, Classics, Poetry;
-Books that we don’t want: Books with out-of-date information – we cannot accept old travel books, encyclopedias, magazines,
text books, reference books. Dictionaries will be accepted.
-We will gladly accept all other books, such as History, Novels, Thrillers, Religion, Music and Art, Humour, Children’s books etc.

Our popular Bake Sale tables will again be featured this year, loaded with homemade treats and goodies. Why not drop in to pick up a cake, pie or some cookies? It’s just the thing to enjoy with a cup of tea while reading your new book purchase!

The dates for our 2017 sale event are as follows:
Wednesday, May 10 from 12 – 6 p.m.
Thursday, May 11 from 12 – 6 p.m.
Friday, May 12 from 12 – 6 p.m.

Please enter the church through the wheelchair accessible doors near the front lawn, and continue downstairs to our lower hall. There, you will find a huge array of books, a large number of beautifully displayed plants, and a selection of used DVDs and CDs – all organized and maintained by our team of experienced volunteers.

BOOKS:
As usual, we will offer:
• Lots of FREE books
• Lots of books at BARGAIN prices

Our volunteers will be putting out new books each day!

There are a LARGE NUMBER OF BOOKS in the following categories:
– Biographies
– Crime: large collection of true and fictional crime
– Mysteries: large number of paperback and hardcover mysteries
– Novels: large number of paperback and hardcover
– Classics
– Canadiana: history, novels, Canada Reads books, famous politicians
– We Recommend

CHILDREN’S BOOKS:
We have a variety children’s books, including:
– Non Reader: age 0 – 5
– Easy Reader: age 6 – 8
– Youth: age 9 – 12
– Teen: 13 +
– Children’s Classics

Other BOOK CATEGORIES include:
Art, Award Winners, Biography, Business, Cookbooks, Family, Fantasy, Gardening, Health, History, How To, Humour, Music, Natural Science, Novels (non-English), Pets, Poetry, Politics, Psychology, Reference, Religion, Romance, Self Help, Sociology, Sports, Thriller.

johnny-jump-upsPLANTS:
Plant lovers! Come see our very impressive plant selection. Once again, we have a great selection of annuals and perennials. Find plants for your balcony, garden, home, office and patio. Our knowledgeable volunteers are ready to help you choose the perfect plants. Selection is always changing as new plants are brought in each day.

There is something for everyone at Books, Blooms and Baking

There is something for everyone at Books, Blooms and Baking, our annual Spring book and plant sale

Books, books and more books!

Books, books and more books!

Find the perfect plant for your home or garden.

Find the perfect plant for your home or garden.


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