Start: Wednesday, October 11, 2023 5:00PM
End: Sunday, October 15, 2023 3:00PM
The Friends of the Wescott Library's huge semi-annual book sale fundraiser will take place October 11-15 at the Wescott Library, located at 1340 Wescott Rd, Eagan, MN. There will be thousands of books to choose from for $.50-$1 a book. Cash or check payments only.
Some of the genres include children's books; teen and young adult fiction/non-fiction; adult fiction/nonfiction; memoirs; history; parenting; self-help; business/careers; arts and crafts; sports; spirituality, religion, social science and more.
Sale hours are:
- Wednesday, October 11, 5:00 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. (Friends members only)
- Thursday, October 12, 9 a.m. to 7:30 p.m.
- Friday, October 13, 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
- Saturday, October 14, 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
- Sunday, October 15, 1 p.m. to 3:00 p.m., Bag Sale @ $5 per bag
Book sale proceeds, membership fees and donations fund a variety of materials and activities, including:
- Activity centers in the children's area
- Annual Home School Science series materials
- Support for the Summer Reading Discovery and other reading programs
- Funding for scholarships through the Eagan Foundation
- Enhancement of library spaces through the addition of live plants
- Author events
- Specialty furniture and displays
- Book group kits
- Lucky U! books
- iLab equipment
- Book bags for literacy
- STEM kits
Gently used books can be donated to the library all year round during regular library hours.
To learn more about the Friends of the Wescott Library and to become a member visit fwlonline.com.