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Lewes Cycle Sports donates electric bike for Lewes Public Library raffle

Delaware News Desk
Sussex Countian
Sussex Countian

As part of the Lewes Public Library's Virtual Loopin' for the Library Bike Ride, Lewes Cycle Sports has donated a storm cloud gray Electra Townie Go 7D electric bike, valued at $1,500, to be raffled to benefit the library.

Tickets are available at Lewes Cycle Sports, 526 E. Savannah Road, and Puzzles/Lewes Gourmet, 110 Front St. To purchase tickets from the library, send an email to lewes.library@gmail.com. Tickets are one for $10, three for $25 or seven for $50. The winning ticket will be drawn July 1, after the month-long, self-paced bike rice ends. For more, call the library at 645-2733 or visit lewes.lib.de.us.

Proceeds from the raffle and the bike ride go towards supporting the Lewes Public Library, an independent library, which every year must raise more than 50% of its annual operating budget. Fundraisers like this allow the library to keep the doors open and continue to bring programs and offerings for free to the public.