FRIENDS of Lakewood Library volunteers, Fred Weekes and Leslie McAntosh, hoist one of the hefty, heavy-duty totebags that FRIENDS will be giving as a” thank you” to members attending the first-ever Member Appreciation Night book sale on Thursday, October 2 from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. at the Lakewood Library. Check-in will be from 4:00 p.m. in the meeting room. Planned as a relaxing shopping experience in addition to the regular Members-only Presale on Tuesday, October 7, each membership will receive one bag. Purchases for this special event will be limited to 25 items per person and no boxes, carts, large containers or book scanners will be allowed. Delicious refreshments will be served. Shelves, as always, will be restocked for the semi-annual book sale open to the public on Friday, October 10 and Saturday, October 11 from 10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.