Second Saturday Sale

2nd Saturday Holiday Book Sale
December 10, 2011

Gift-quality books will be for sale in the Rochester Public Library foyer from 10 AM to 1 PM on Saturday, December 10.  Take advantage of the Friends’ Bookstore’s phenomenal prices to complete your Christmas shopping. 
All proceeds benefit the Rochester Public Library. 
Free gift wrapping

November Second Saturday Sale

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RECORD SALE
On Saturday, November 12, 2011, the Bookstore had $971.88 in sales.  Why the big day?  We had a 2nd Saturday Sale in the lobby, the focus being on unique, collectible and nostalgic books.  Special thanks go out to Pat Stephenson for organizing and running the sale. Thanks also go to Carol Smyrk, Dana Gilbertson, and Ruth Mangan who helped set-up and worked during the sale.  And the sales couldn’t run smoothly without excellent cashiers at the register, so thanks to Mary Anderson and Phyllis Hodgson.  The Bookstore is richer (pun intended) for the time you have spent volunteering!
Pictured above:
Dana Gilbertson, Carol Smyrk, and Pat Stephenson.

So Don’t Miss our NEXT Second Saturday Sale – December 10th

Second Saturday Book Sale

Don’t Miss the Second Saturday Book Sale!

We have a WONDERFUL selection of books!
There are also two carts of VHS tapes!
Attic Treasures, Interesting Collectibles, Fascinating Children’s books, some coffee table books, unusual and rare books…ETC

PERFECT TIME TO START SHOPPING FOR CHRISTMAS!

Second Saturday Sale

It is never too early to shop for Christmas, especially if it is books. Saturday the 12th November the Friends’ Bookstore is having a special Saturday sale with collectible, unusual, special, older books. Here are a few examples of sets, children’s books, and fiction that will be available. We will highlight a few on similar posts this week. Call ahead if you see something you really want! REMEMBER Friends get a discount off their purchases. There has never been a better time to become a Friend of the Rochester Publich Library!

September Second Saturday Sale

The theme for the Second Saturday Sale was Read to Grow, held on Sept 10th. We focussed on children’s books (for all ages!) in both fiction and nonfiction, plus an audiobook selection. We had a GREAT turnout, making over $400 for the Library (which is alot of books when you think the average price was 50cents a book!!) You can see tha everyone enjoyed themselves, especially with milk and cookies!
We also had a plant sale to encourage readers to go/grow green, especially with the encroaching autumnal and winter seasons! We made $174 which was also donated to the Library.
Paige had a great time with both plants and books! Join her next time, either buying books or volunteering. The Friends and the Library could use your help!

2nd Saturday Sale

2nd Saturday Sale – Summer Fiction Reads

Saturday August 13, the Friends’ Bookstore in the Rochester Public Library will host a paperback fiction sale in the library foyer from 10 AM to 1 PM.  For each three books you purchase, you will receive one free (of equal or lesser value).  If you spend $15 or more, you will receive a free library canvas tote.  Join us and find quality books at affordable prices!

The library stationary collection, Miss Edna cards and note pads, matchbook style note pads, and the READ poster note pads (Collect them all!) plus journal books will be for sale. These items are all made from re-purposed/recycled books and paper and make excellent gifts.