Sisters schedule Winter Used Book Sale

The Sisters of Providence of Saint Mary-of-the-Woods, Indiana, are inviting book lovers of all kinds to check out their annual Winter Used Book Sale on Feb. 17-20.
Times are 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., each day. The sale will take place in the Foley Room, located across the hall from Linden Leaf Gifts, inside of the Providence Spirituality and Conference Center.

“This is a very popular event,” Linden Leaf Gifts Manager Ryan Sheehy said. “The book sale always creates much interest. We have a lot of books that will be available. There is a vast amount of everything.”

Categories of hardbacks and paperbacks include gardening, spirituality, Bibles, novels, history, children’s books, health and wellness books, crafting and more. Items are not pre-priced, but freewill donations are appreciated. All proceeds from the sale will benefit the Sisters of Providence mission and ministries.

For more information, call 812-535-2947 or email

About the Sisters of Providence
The Sisters of Providence, a congregation of 214 women religious, with 300 Providence Associates, collaborate with others to create a more just and hope-filled world through prayer, education, service and advocacy. The Sisters of Providence have their motherhouse at Saint Mary-of-the-Woods, located just northwest of downtown Terre Haute, Ind., which is listed in the National Register of Historic Places. Saint Mother Theodore Guerin founded the Sisters of Providence at Saint Mary-of-the-Woods in 1840. Today, Sisters of Providence minister in 13 states, the District of Columbia and Asia, through works of love, mercy and justice. More information about the Sisters of Providence and their ministries can be found at

For more information, contact Jason Moon, media relations manager, at 812-535-2810, or email, or contact Maureen Dickinson, director of Advancement Services, at 812-535-2801.