Planned Parenthood Booksale

  • 3000 E. Grand Ave | Des Moines, IA 50317
  • Presented By: Planned Parenthood of the Heartland
  • Dates: April 19, 2018 - April 23, 2018
  • Recurrence: Recurring daily
  • Location: Iowa State Fairgrounds 4-H Building
  • Time: 3:00 PM to 9:00 PM
  • Price: $10 on April 19th, Free all days following
  • Overview

    The large semi-annual sale features tens of thousands of heavily discounted used and new books, movies, music, artwork, games, puzzles, collectible items, and more. There is a $10 admission charge for opening night, April 19, but all other days of the sale are free to enter. This event has raised nearly $11 million for education and outreach programs since it began 58 years ago. Find extreme deals and help support programs that reached over 46,000 Iowa teens and adults last year alone.
    Those interested in volunteering may sign up online at Those who would like to donate books or other items can drop items off anytime at the Jacqueline N. Blank Book Drop, 123 Clark St. in Des Moines.