NOTE: The Friends Bookstore is closed January 18-21 for inventory management. Normal hours resume next week.

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Bookstore closed this week - 1/18 - 1/21

The bookstore will be closed this week for inventory management. Donations can still be dropped off at our donation site next to the library garage door. Donation hours are 9 - 5 Monday through Saturday. If you have more than 3 boxes please call to make an appointment. 553 - 7820. We will reopen on Wednesday, January 25 at noon. We hope to see you soon!


Winter Bag-of-Books Sale - January 14

The annual Winter Bag-of-Books Sale is scheduled for Saturday, January 14. The sale will be held at Central Library in the third floor VanDeusen Room. It starts at 9:00 and concludes at 3:30. Books sell for 10₵ each or (even better) $2.00 for a grocery-size bagful! Books are separated by category and you will find the following: Fiction and Mystery, Science Fiction, Romance, Large Print, Children’s Books, Assorted Nonfiction, as well as CDs, DVDS, Videos, and Audio Books.


Bookstore news December 21 - 24

The bookstore will be open Wednesday, Thursday, and Friday this week. We will be closed on Saturday, Christmas Eve day.

Are you still looking for stocking stuffers? We sell gift certificates. Any book lover on your list would appreciate one!

Merry Christmas and Happy Hanukkah!


Closing at 4:00 today - Wednesday 12/14/16

We are closing today at 4:00. We’re sorry if this causes any inconvenience to our customers. We plan on opening as usual on Thursday morning at 10:00 a.m.


We will close Wednesday (11/23) at 3:30

Our Annual Gift Book Sale begins this Friday, November 25th!
All year the Friends set aside pristine, like-new books for the Gift Book Sale. There are many hundreds of gift-quality books in all categories – including children’s books, art, history, and cook books to name a few. It’s a great place to shop for the book lovers on your holiday shopping list. Books are priced at a fraction of retail.


Bookstore News November 8 - 12

Mark your calendars - our Annual Gift Book Sale begins Friday, November 25th!
All year the Friends set aside pristine, like-new books for the Gift Book Sale. There are many hundreds of gift-quality books in all categories – including children’s books, art, history, and cook books to name a few. It’s a great place to shop for the book lovers on your holiday shopping list. Books are priced at a fraction of retail.


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.