Close to 5,000 items will be for sale at Bachman's Book and Media Sale Monday-Tuesday, Oct. 25-26. Proceeds from the sale, organized by Bachman's employees and held at the Lyndale Bachman's, will benefit Twin Cities United Way.
New and used items include books and magazines, CDs and cassettes, videos and DVDs, and computer games. All items are in the $1-$2 range and include hard-to-find large-print books, cookbooks, audio books and a wide selection of children's books. Book bags will also be available for purchase.
Last year, Bachman's employees raised almost $1,000. This is the first time the sale has been opened to the public, and Bachman's hopes to raise more.
"This really has been an anticipated event for employees. We are excited to have the public join us," Bachman's representative Jill Finley said.
The sale will be held at in the Heritage Room of the Bachman's at 6010 Lyndale Ave. S., 10 a.m.-4 p.m. For more information, call 861-7668.