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Bookstore News September 21 - 24

Heads up die-hard VHS fans - we have a large selection of VHS tapes on sale in the store this week. Four tapes for $1.00.

After this sale we will no longer be carrying VHS tapes in the store (with the exception of children's tapes) all tapes will go to the Bag Sales and be available 3 times a year.

September Bag-of-Books Sale(2)

September Bag-of-Books Sale

Date, Location, Time
• Saturday, September 10, 2016
• 9 am - 3:30 pm
• Central Library, Van Deusen Room (3rd floor)

10¢ each or a grocery bag full for $2.00!

The selection and prices can’t be beat. You can fill a grocery-size bag full of books for only $2 or pay 10¢ per book. Please feel free to bring your own sturdy reusable bag.

Support your Library and Save $$$

Support your library while enjoying a wonderful time browsing through quality books. Thousands of books are sorted by category. You will find: fiction & mystery, romance, science fiction, large print, assorted nonfiction, children’s books, audiobooks, movies, music, and more.

Teachers take note—this could be the place to add books to your classroom library without breaking the budget! Circle the date on your calendar and join us!

Bookstore News August 17 - 20(1)

Sale this week - Television series on DVD, priced between $2.50 and $5.00. We have a fairly large and eclectic selection. Come check it out!

Next Bag-of-Books Sale is Saturday, September 10, 9 - 3:30 at Central Library.

Bookstore News(1)

Our next Bag-of-Books Sale is coming soon. On Saturday, September 10 you will once again be able to fill your bags with books for only $2.00 a bag! Write it on your wall calendar or enter it on your phone calendar – just don’t forget.


Bookstore News August 3 - 6(1)

All audio books (books on CD) are on special this week. All audio books normally priced between $2 and $7 are only $2.00. Do you have a long commute or a road trip planned? You can't beat this price!

Bookstore News July 20 - 23

 We’ve never done this before and we might not do it again, but for this week (maybe next – depending)

Bookstore & Book Sale News Weekof May 25, 2016

I hope you’ve marked your calendars for our big Bag-of-Books Sale on June 4. It will be held in the library parking lot from 9 – 3:30. I think it’s the only place in town you can fill up a grocery-size bag full of books for only $2.00!

This week in the store all music CDs are only $1.00 per disc. Stock up on some great tunes for the summer.

Bookstore News May 15 - 21 DVD Sale

How about kicking back with some popcorn and a great movie at home? All our DVDs are ONLY $1.00 this week! (Excludes The Great Courses.)


Book Sale News

Head's up! The Summer Bag-of-Books Sale is just around the corner. Mark your calendar for Saturday, June 4. Books are 10 cents each or buy a grocery-size bag full for only $2.00.

Watch here - more information to come.

April 6 - 9 Membership News

Join the Friends – Become a Member 
Our fiscal year runs from April 1 to March 31. It's a perfect time to join. 

Joining Friends says to everyone that you care about your library and value its resources. Each new member makes us stronger. Membership is open to anyone interested in supporting our mission.

Member Benefits
• Annual Friends newsletter
• 20% discount coupon for one Bookstore purchase (good any time except for rare books and the holiday sale)
• A 50% coupon good one Saturday (to be announced)
• An invitation to a private November pre-sale of our gift quality books
• A special Friends button to put on your coat or book bag

Membership Options :
Friends of the Kalamazoo Public Library offer a variety of membership options. You decide which one works for you. Your dues are tax deductible* and 100% (except for mailing costs) goes to benefit the library. Friends proceeds help fund many things including the Reading Together and Summer Reading Programs.

Membership Levels
• Individual $15.00
• Family $25.00
• Supporter $50.00
• Patron $75.00
• Benefactor $100.00
• Other Amount $____