Thank you from Stone Ridge for 46 years
of the Used Book Sale!
Thank you to the entire community for your support over the years for the Stone Ridge Used Book Sale. Our last sale from April 11-14, 2014, was a huge success.
Please read the letter from Head of School Catherine Ronan Karrels '86 which explains the reasons for the School's decision to close the Sale.
News Coverage of the last sale
Stone Ridge Book Sale to end after 46 years
by Jeannette Reyes, April 11, 2014
ABC 7 News
A used-book sale’s swan song
by Michael Dirda, Published: April 10
The Washington Post
Booksellers, readers say farewell to favorite Bethesda book sale
After 46 years, Stone Ridge School ends popular event
by Kirsten Petersen Published: April 15
Where to donate books
Turning the Page (www.turningthepage.org), an education nonprofit, accepts donations of gently used books, CDs, and DVDs. Turning the Page resells these donations to fund exceptional programs that help parents effectively engage in their children's education in DC public schools.
Donation Drop-Offs: Donations can be dropped off during business hours at Turning the Page's office (1625 K St, NW, WDC, Suite 102) or during sale hours at Turning the Page's used bookstore Carpe Librum (1030 17th Street, NW, WDC). For more bookstore information and hours, visit www.carpelibrum.org.
Donation Pickups: Turning the Page also offers pickups from homes or offices for larger donations or for those with special circumstances!
Need more information or to make arrangements? Please contact Robin Crowell at 202-347-9841 at Turning the Page or email firstname.lastname@example.org. All donations are tax-deductible.
You can also donate to: Friends of the Library Montgomery County, www.folmc.org/bookstores/donations/