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Planned Parenthood North Central States (PPNCS) is excited to announce the 59th year of the Planned Parenthood Book Sale in Des Moines. This bi-annual book sale takes place in the spring and fall and averages $200,000 a sale. The success of this book sale is all thanks to our 170 year-round volunteers who dedicate their time and energy to support Planned Parenthood through this event.

New Location: Varied Industries Building at the Iowa State Fairgrounds

When: Thursday, October 10th – Monday, October 14th

Hours of Operation:

  • Thursday, October 10th from 3 p.m. – 9 p.m.
  • Friday, October 11th from 9 p.m. – 9 p.m.
  • Saturday, October 12th from 9 p.m. – 9 p.m.
  • Sunday, October 13th from 9 p.m. – 6 p.m.
  • Monday, October 14th from 9 p.m. – 6 p.m.

Admission Cost: Free on all days except the opening night, Thursday, October 10th - $10

To learn more visit www.desmoinesbooksale.com.