(April 19, 2010)
Contact: Rick DelaHaya, Centenary News Services, 318.869.5073
Centenary Announces Three Book-Drop Dates for 24th Annual Book Bazaar
SHREVEPORT, La.—The Muses of Centenary College will be accepting donations for the 24th Annual Centenary Book Bazaar Monday, May 10 from 9 a.m. until 3 p.m. at the Centenary College Book House, located in the Centenary Square, 108 East Kings Highway.
Shoppers browse tables filled with books at the 2009 Book Bazaar. The Centenary Muses will be accepting donations for the event May 11, June 7 and August 9.
Volunteers will be on hand to help unload donations of gently used books, compact disks, videotapes, DVDs, records and cassettes. Receipts will also be issued to those donors requesting them.
Two other drop-offs will take place Monday, June 7 and Monday, August 9, also from 9 a.m. until 3 p.m.
The annual book bazaar is sponsored by the Centenary Muses with proceeds used to fund projects and programs for Centenary students. This year's bazaar will take place September 10 and 11 in the Centenary Gold Dome.
For more information, contact the Book House at 318.219.3409 or David Williams at 318.869.5162.
About Centenary College of Louisiana
Centenary College is a private, four-year arts and sciences college affiliated with the United Methodist Church. Founded in 1825, it is the oldest chartered liberal arts college west of the Mississippi River and is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools. Centenary is one of 16 colleges and universities constituting the Associated Colleges of the South and is regularly rated as one of the top colleges in the South. In 2008 Centenary College celebrated 100 years in the Shreveport and Bossier City communities.