Wanted: Your old records

Wanted: Your old records

Spokane Public Radio is putting out the call to all music lovers: they hope you’ll donate your gently used music, movies, and audio/video equipment to the annual SPR Record Sale, taking place February 23 and 24 at the Spokane Valley Events Center.

The donated records will be sold to raise money for the the local public radio station.

Donated items will be accepted through February 15th at three locations:

· Spokane: 4000 Holes, 1610 North Monroe Street / M-Sat, 11 a.m. – 6 p.m.

· Coeur d’Alene: The Long Ear, 2405 North 4th Street / M-Sat, 10 a.m. – 8 p.m., Sun, 11 a.m. – 6 p.m.

· Spokane Public Radio Station, 1229 North Monroe Street M-F 9 a.m. – 5 p.m.

On Saturday, February 9 between 10 a.m. and 2 p.m., SPR will hold a Donation Day, where SPR volunteers and staff are on hand to help unload music and gear. Donation Day provides a chance to receive assistance with larger donations and offers a weekend day to donate at the SPR station.

Complimentary Rocket Bakery cookies and Craven’s Coffee will be available.

Donated items are sorted and sold at Spokane Public Radio’s annual Record Sale, which raises money for public radio programs and station operations. Items should be in good condition and equipment must be in working order.

They will accept the following items:

· LP records with covers

· 78 and 45 record in their covers or sleeves

· CDs in original or jewel cases; sets must be in original cases with all CDs

· Classic audio equipment with documents and accessories, including owner’s manuals and necessary cables

· DVDs in gently used condition with cases; multiple-part sets should be in original box

· Audio cassettes in cases complete with the label; boxed sets should be in the outer box complete with books and other accompanying items

· VHS tapes in box and rewound with any accompanying material

· Please note that the station does not accept computers, computer software, sheet music, or music accessories. Home-recorded materials are also not accepted. Please do not donate Reader’s Digest, Time/Life, Longines or Columbia House record sets.

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