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Used Book Sale

Spring Book Sale -April 19 – 22

Our Spring Book Sale will be April 19-22 this year. Bring your books early so we can get them organized. The FOL welcomes help sorting books Tuesday afternoons in the Library Meeting Room. Thanks for giving us your very best books to sell!

Fall Book Sale – Nov 16-19

Thanks for a spectacularly successful Fall Book Sale. Our best ever! What a wonderful way to share our very special community. Thanks to the many volunteers and those who came to buy books.

2017 Fall Book Sale Photo Gallery


2016 Fall Book Sale Photo Gallery

Book Donations
We love having a community where people take the time to donate books and volunteer to help sell them. That way we can help our library keep up to date with materials and programs. But. Please remember that the books you donate to us must be sellable. As you cull your personal library, please consider the following FOL guidelines:

Yes Please! No Thank You
  • Fiction in good condition
  • Non-fiction in good condition
  • History, biography in good condition
  • Cook books in good condition
  • Gardening books in good condition
  • Potentially rare and valuable books
  • Children’s books in good condition
  • Complete puzzles in good condition
  • Audio books, CD’s, DVD’s
  • Textbooks and encyclopedias
  • Books smelling of smoke, mildew, etc.
  • Books showing silverfish or similar damage
  • Books showing rodent or pet damage
  • Books defaced, heavily marked
  • Books showing water damage
  • Books with foxed and crumbling pages
  • Magazines
  • VHS tapes

Please make your donations at least two weeks before the next Book Sale.  For the May Book Sale that means that all donations need to be received by April 15th.