BRIDGE of Columbus has book fair fundraiser

The Fall Book Fair Supporting BRIDGE of Columbus (Building Responsible Individuals through Discipline Guidance and Education) is 6:30-9:30 p.m. today and 10 a.m.-9:30 p.m. Saturday at Barnes & Noble, Columbus Park Crossing.

Family Night begins at 7 p.m. today, and storytelling at 11 a.m. Saturday.

The Fall Barnes & Noble Book Fair is one of BRIDGE's major fundraising efforts to help support the non-profit adult education and life skills training program, according to a media release.

A percentage of net sales will be donated to help young adults get a GED during the 12-week program.

BRIDGE of Columbus, Inc., is a non-profit education and training program designed to help young adults age 18 to 24 earn their GED. Established in 1993, the mission of BRIDGE is to positively impact the lives of high school dropouts through GED achievement and on-going career counseling. In addition to academic classes, the 12-week program includes life skill preparation courses conducted by volunteers from the community.