Book collection begins for the 18th annual Book Blast fundraiser begins on Tuesday April 3 and runs until Saturday June 30.   Book Blast is one of the area’s largest used book sales, featuring a special section of local genealogy and history items.

Please drop books off at the Agricultural and Industrial Museum during regular hours (10-4 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday).  Accepting books on local genealogy and history, collectible books on art, photography, architecture, gently used fiction and non-fiction hardback and paperback books.  The annual Book Blast will be held on August 10 and 11, with preview for members only on August 9.  All proceeds to benefit the York County History Center.

For more information contact Lila Fourhman-Shaull at 848-1857 x223 or


Event Details

Agricultural and Industrial Museum
217 West Princess Street
York, PA 17401

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Book Collection

April 3 through June 30

10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.


Upcoming Events

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York Civil War Round Table


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Book Collection for Book Blast Begins April 3


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