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Yorba Linda Public Library Fall Clearance Book Sale from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 30, in the Library Community Room, sponsored by the Friends of the Library. And, on Sunday, Oct. 1, the sale is offering a “2 Bucks A Bag” sale from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Location: 18181 Imperial Hwy. Yorba Linda.
FREE MOVIE CHANNELS
If you have DirecTV, you’ll have a free preview of HBO, Ch. 501-511, Cinemax, Ch. 515-523 from Friday, Sept. 29 through Monday, Oct. 2. (Got Cox? It’s Thursday, Sept. 28-Sunday, Oct. 1) Enjoy these additional channels for free, just by tuning in. And, if you want to see more of these, sign up for email updates at FreePreview.tv.
Want to visit a national park, monument or national forest without paying to get in? Then go on Saturday, Sept. 30, an annual day of service to our public lands. I’d get there super early, these days are very popular. Note:You still have to pay camping and other fees. Learn more at Nps.gov/findapark/feefreeparks.htm
FREE COFFEE BY MAIL
I bet you had National Coffee Day circled on your calendar, right? That’s Friday, Sept. 29, in case it slipped your mind. Well, the Atlas Coffee Club, a travel-themed coffee of the month club, wants to send you a free bag of coffee (you have to pay $3.95 shipping). If you sign up, every month you’ll receive coffee highlighting a new country’s coffee and culture, such as Tanzania, Ethiopia, Costa Rica, Guatemala, Burundi and such. Kind of a cool idea and cheaper than airfare. This free offer is good only on Sept. 29. Learn more: atlascoffeeclub.com
Also in honor of National Coffee Day, that huge celebration, Dunkin’ Donuts is offering a free medium hot coffee to anyone who buys a medium or larger cup, at participating restaurants. Head over and try one of the fall maple pecan flavors if you like flavored coffee. This is good only on Friday, Sept. 29.
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