Friends Book Sales and Events

Friends Book Sales & Events

Friends Meetings Committees of the Friends
Upcoming Book Sales Donate Books

Friends Meetings
The Friends of the Library have monthly meetings on the third Wednesday of each month at 10 a.m. in Library’s Multicultural Room on the Lower Level. All meetings are held in the Multicultural Room unless otherwise noted on Library's Events Calendar. All dues paying members are welcome to attend.  

Upcoming Board Meetings:

March 18
April 15
May 20
June 17

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Upcoming Book Sales

Friends Book Sales 2020

CANCELED - March 26, 27, 28
Friends Early Access Sale: March 25

CANCELED - July 16, 17, 18
Friends Early Access Sale: July 15

CANCELED - November 12, 13, 14
Friends Early Access Sale: November 11

General Book Sale Prices:

  • Hardbacks - $2.00
  • Paperbacks - $1.00
  • Music and Audio Books - $2.00
  • DVDs - $2.00
  • Records – 25¢
  • Book Sets – as marked

 Children’s & Teen/Young Adult book prices:

  • Hardbacks - $1.00
  • Paperbacks – 50¢ or 3/$1.00

Saturday: Bag of Books

  • $5.00 (average size grocery bag) or $10.00 (oversize bags)

Book Sale Hours:

Wednesday: 6 p.m. – 9 p.m. (Friends only)

Thursday: 9:30 a.m. – 9 p.m.

Friday: 9:30 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Saturday: 9:30 a.m. – 4 p.m.

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The Friends are proud sponsors of the Library's annual Summer Reading Program.

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Committees of the Friends
Below are our Friends Committees and coordinators. If there is not an email address listed next to the committee name, volunteers are not needed by the committee at this time

Author Luncheon: Peggy Wysocki

Boscov's Day in October: Madeline Gavin & Teresa Wallack

Fall & Spring Trips: Madeline Gavin & Teresa Wallack

Flea Market: Jim Gibson

Food Drive:

Friends Week:

Friendship Grove Plant Committee: Cathy Staines

Food Drive:

Library Week:

Publicity: Maryann LoBianco

Raffle Tickets to benefit Scholarship Fund:

Scholarship Committee: Jennifer Thiel -

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Donate Books
Unfortunately, book donations are NOT being accepted at this time. Books can be dropped off at Goodwill or in Better World Book bins around the area. We will update this page once we are able to accept books and donated materials.

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