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The Central Library, 814 W. Wisconsin, is holding a 10-cent used book and magazine sale Saturday, March 13. Selection includes paperbacks, hardcovers, and magazines for all ages and interests. Proceeds will help fund special projets for the Milwaukee Public Library. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . First and Long: A black school, a white school and their season of dreams by Greg Borowski, has been published by Badger Books. The book follows the mostly white Shorewood High School and mostly black Messmer High School teams in their first season as a combined football team. Third Space Book Arts Gallery, Hide House, 2625 S. Greeley St., 3rd floor, is showing”Enigmatic Codex,” a collection of artist books by Brooklyn, New York, artist Marshall Weber. Weber’s work explores issues such as social justice, peace studies, religion, linguistics, and the supernatural. He is a cofounder of the Booklyn Artists Alliance, a nonprofit artist-run organization. Weber’s work is also on exhibit at Riverwest’s Jody Monroe Gallery, 631 E. Center St., 2nd floor, with large-scale paintings by Doug Schall. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Woodland Pattern Book Center offers a writing workshop on creating a “Dream Journal” with Rabbi Jay Brickman Sunday, March 7, from 1 to 4 p.m. A March 14 workshop, “The Voice That Is Great within Us: How to Write Poetry That Is Uniquely Your Own but Speaks Evocatively to Others,” 1 to 4 p.m., features John Lehman, a nationally published, award-winning writer ane poet. Call Woodland Patter at 414/263-5001 to register or for further information. Ongoing Writers Workshops meet from 6 to 7 p.m Wednesday evenings at the Center for free. All are welcome.