Book Sale Information

What:

•  The Friends accept donations of used books, audiobooks on CD, music CDs, and DVDs in good condition.
•  No magazines, VHS tapes, audio cassettes or encyclopedias are accepted. Any kind of technical book more than 10 years old is not accepted. Books damaged in any way (odors, torn or missing pages. . . ) are not accepted.
•  Please call the library to make arrangements for large donations (more than 6 boxes).

When:

2018 Spring Book & Media Sale

Thursday, April 19: 5:00 – 8:30 pm
Friday, April 20: 9:00 am – 8:30 pm
Saturday,April 21: 10:00 am – 4:30 pm
Sunday, April 22: 1:00 – 3:00 pm (BAG SALE ONLY)

•  The Friends sponsor two Adult Book & Media Sales each year – one in the spring and one in the fall.
•  Each of these sales feature as many as 30,000 items for the public to purchase.
•  The Friends also sponsor a Community Children’s Festival and Book Sale the end of September with books/materials, programs and entertainment just for children and families.

Crowded sale room
Enjoying books on the floor
A boy and his craft
Tots the clown
Family enjoying the sale
Happy group of ladies
Three young ladies on a bench
Boy on the slide
Two girls on the slide
Kids in the bounce house
People at the sale
Girl with a napkin
Girl with an apple
Girl getting her face painted
Another girl getting her face painted
A third girl getting her face painted
Girl with balloon animal
Donation Information
• Books, CDs, DVDs & Audiobooks on CDs in clean, good condition may be left at the library at any time.
• Donations of sale items are usually accepted year-round.
• We reserve the right to suspend acceptance of donations based on available space.
• If you have a large number of items you would like to donate (more than 6 boxes), please call the library to make special arrangements before you bring them in. There is a cart available near the Circulation Desk for your use to help transport the items into the library. All acceptable book donations are tax-deductible.
• We no longer provide receipts for book donations, but we do offer a donation form that you can fill out yourself. You may pick up one of these forms at the circulation desk when you bring in your donation.
Volunteer Information
The Book Sales require a lot of volunteer support. Please contact us if you are interested in doing book sorting (year-round), pre-sale preparation or day-of-sales support. If you are interested, leave your name and contact information at the Circulation Desk at the library.

 

For more information, contact: foegcl@gmail.com

Book Sale Dates

2018 Spring Book & Media Sale

Thursday, April 19: 5:00 – 8:30 pm
Friday, April 20: 9:00 am – 8:30 pm
Saturday, April 21: 10:00 am – 4:30 pm
Sunday, April 22: 1:00 – 3:00 pm
(BAG SALE ONLY)