The Friends of the Bristol Public Library will hold its Winter Used Book Sale from Wednesday, Feb. 24 to Sunday, Feb. 28 in the meeting rooms in the lower level of the Bristol Library, 5 High St., Bristol.
The sale includes thousands of gently used hardcover and softcover books, DVDs, videos, audio books and CDs donated by the community during the past year. Books are priced from 25 cents to $2.00, with a large collection of specially priced books also available.
Sale hours with free admission are Thursday, Feb. 25 from 9 a.m. to 7 p.m.; Friday, Feb. 26 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.; Saturday, Feb. 27 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. The sale ends with a bag sale ($5 for a brown bag and $3 for a plastic bag) on Sunday, Feb. 28 from 1 to 3 p.m.
An opening night preview sale (a $5 admission fee applies) will be held on Wednesday, Feb. 24 from 3 to 7 p.m.
The annual Winter Used Book Sale is the Friends’ primary fundraising event, and the proceeds help provide the Bristol libraries with items and services not included in the annual budget, such as summer reading programs for adults, teens and children, museum passes, and grants for special programs.