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> Library Book Sales 2015

Ongoing Sales

New Hampshire libraries can have their book sales added to this list by sending info (a short blurb ready to paste into this page) to Mary Russell.

April 2015

The Wiggin Memorial Library’s biannual book sales are always fun events! What could be better than thousands of great books, audiobooks, and movies at low, low prices in addition to delicious baked goods to purchase and take home? The next book and bake sale will take place on Friday April 10 from 9 am – 6 pm (special early-bird preview 9 am – 10 am on Friday for $15 at the door), and Saturday April 11 from 9 am – 2 pm (1:15 pm – 2 pm special half-price sale). Most items (books, DVDs, audiobooks, puzzles and more) are $1 each. The Friends of the Wiggin Memorial Library will also hold a Bake Sale all day on Friday. Come support the library and find some great books and more! For more information please contact the library at 603-772-4346 or visit our website at library.strathamnh.gov.

The Kimball Library, 5 Academy Ave, Atkinson, NH will hold its Spring Book Sale on Saturday, April 25th from 9:00 – 3:00. Books, DVDs, music, and audio books will be available. Hardcover fiction & non-fiction books are $2.00 each or 3 or $5.00. Fiction & non-fiction paperbacks are .50 - $1.00 each. DVDs & music are $1.00 - $2.00 each. Audio books range from $1.00 - $3.00 each. Children’s books are .50 for hardcover & .25 for paperbacks. Some collector & autographed books are priced individually. For more information or directions, please contact the Kimball Library staff@kimballlibrary.com, 603 362-5234 or www.kimballlibrary.com.

Manchester City Library will be having a $10 Bag Book Sale on April 25, 2015 (Saturday) from 10:00 AM to 1:00 PM in the Winchell Room on the lower level of the library. Manchester City Library is located at 405 Pine Street, between Amherst and Concord streets. Now is the time to stock up for the summer reading on the beach, with many available paperbacks and other fiction (including large print). Just bring empty average size grocery bags (cloth or paper) to fill with the over 10, 000 available materials. You just pay $10 for each average size bag as you exit the Winchell Room sales area. The sale includes children books, science fiction hardcovers, cook books, history, biography, art books and so much more. There are also video and audio materials, along with musical odds and ends such as sheet music, 33 1/3 long playing records. Sale materials are a combination of donations from the public and materials weeded from the library collection. Proceeds from the sale go to programs and projects at the library. Point of contact is Eileen Reddy, who can be reached at ereddy@manchesternh.gov or by phone at 624-6550 ext. 320 (Information Desk).

May 2015

Friends of the Meredith Library Book Sale, 91 Main Street, Meredith, NH. Approximately 4000 books. All sales by donation. Boxes of books $15 each. May 14-16: Th May 14, 2:30-5:30; Fr May 15, 9-4:30; Sa May 16, 9-1:00.

Troy Library Holds Book Sale on May 22 & 23. The Gay-Kimball Library in Troy, NH will hold its annual Spring Book Sale on Friday, May 22 and Saturday, May 23 Early bird sale hours are Friday evening from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. and admission is $3. Saturday hours are 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. with no admission charge. Books, puzzles, movies, music and audio books will be featured. Most hardcover books are priced at $1.50 and paperbacks .50 ea or 3/$1. The sale will be held at the library on 10 South Main Street (Route 12) in Troy. Please plan to stop by and find bargains while supporting the library. For more information, contact the library at 242-7743 or www.troylibrary.us.

Hillsborough - Fuller Public Library, 29 School St., Saturday May 23, 2015 from 9-1.

July 2015

Colebrook Public Library Book & Bake Sale - Friday, July 3 10-4:00 in Colebrook. Contact Julie Colby 237-4808

Moultonborough Public Library Annual Summer Book Sale Saturday, July 4 and Sunday, July 5, 9:00a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Hardcovers $1.00, paperbacks 50 cents. Everything 25 cents on Sunday. Approximately 1000 boxes of books, mostly donated, some library discards. Donations of clean, usable books may be dropped off during library hours. Volunteers needed, for more information please call the library at 476-8895.Contact person is Jane Rice.

August 2015

Friends of the Meredith Library Book Sale, 91 Main Street, Meredith, NH. Approximately 4000 books. All sales by donation. Boxes of books $15 each. August 27-29: Th Aug 27, 2:30-5:30; Fr Aug 28, 9-4:30; Sa Aug 29, 9-1:00.

September 2015

September 29 and 30, 9 a.m.-5 p.m.-Philip Read Memorial Library, at the Plainfield Town Hall, Rt. 12A, Plainfield, NH

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