Friends of the Library for the Cooper County Branch of the Boonslick Regional LIbrary will hold a book auction noon Saturday at the Cooper County Youth Fairgrounds in Boonville.


Book donations will be accepted 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Tuesday through Thursday at the fairgrounds at 16899 Dunkles Road. Book viewings will open 10 a.m. Saturday with the auction to follow by Martin Auction Co.


Proceeds from the auction will go toward purchasing the new library location in the LIbrary Learning Center on the Kemper Campus on Third Street. Book offerings include collectibles, Boonville and regional history, atlases, cookbooks, children’s books and broad range of fiction and nonfiction titles.