Southworth Library Book Sale – A Great Community Event!

Oct 5, 2022

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The Friends of the Dartmouth Libraries will sponsor their Fall Book Sale at the Southworth Library from Wednesday, October 26, to Saturday, October 29.  Thousands of books, all in good condition, will be available for purchase.  Book prices typically range between 50 cents and $2.

The general sale hours are Thursday, October 27, 10 a.m.-7 p.m.; Friday, October 28, from 10 a.m.-4 p.m.; and Saturday, October 29, from 10 a.m.-1 p.m.

A preview for members of the Friends will take place on Wednesday, October 26, from 4-7 p.m.  Because of the popularity of the members’ preview, advance registration is required.  Members can sign up for a 45-minute time slot beginning at 4 p.m., 5 p.m., and 6 p.m. by calling the Library at (508) 999-0726.  Only 20 openings are available for each time slot, so members are encouraged to call early.

To ensure the safety of shoppers and volunteers, browsing is limited to 20 patrons at a time and wearing masks recommended.

Memberships can be renewed or purchased at the door throughout the sale.  All members will receive a coupon for one free regularly priced book.

Proceeds from the sale allow the Friends of the Dartmouth Libraries to offer free educational programs for adults and children; provide cost-saving passes for museums, parks and zoos; host the annual Molly Little Film Series; and fund special library events and purchases.  Other funding sources are the annual membership drive and the continuing book sale in both libraries. 

The sale will be held in the Haskell Room at the Southworth Library, 732 Dartmouth Street.

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Event Date: 

Wednesday, October 26, 2022 (All day)
Thursday, October 27, 2022 (All day)
Friday, October 28, 2022 (All day)
Saturday, October 29, 2022 (All day)

Event Location: 

732 Dartmouth Street, South Dartmouth, MA 02748


732 Dartmouth Street
South Dartmouth, MA 02748
United States

Contact Name: 

Friends of the Dartmouth Libraries

Contact phone: 

(508) 999-0726

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