The Library Friends of Conroe is a volunteer organization benefiting the Montgomery County Library System. Among the many projects they organize and run, they host a twice yearly Book Sale at the Central Library in Conroe, Texas. All of the books, dvds, VHS tapes, puzzles, music cds and other goodies available at the Book Sale have been donated by members of the community in the hopes that they will recirculate and bring needed funds to the Library.
If you have never been to one of the extravaganzas, it is an experience. There are three large rooms and an entire hallway filled with tables that are covered in books of all types. I have been able to find the most remarkable cookbooks dating back into the 40’s at these tables, and am always willing to go back and check for more.
Beginning on Thursday, April 23rd, from 4:30pm to 8:00pm, is First Choice Night. There is no entry free and everyone is welcome. This is the first view of the items for sale and your chance not only to preview, but to make some awesome purchases for your own reading enjoyment and edification.
Continuing on Friday, April 24th, 9:00am to 4:30pm, and Saturday, April 25th, 9:00am to 3:00pm, the sale continues in all sale areas.
The famous $2 Bag Sale is on Saturday from 9:00am to 12:30pm in the large meeting room only. The Library Friends will provide you with a bag that you are allowed to pile as many books into as you wish – for only $2. All other areas remain at regular price.
Join us at 104 I-45 North, Conroe, Texas 77301, April 23-26, for a Texas-sized Book Sale!
If you happen to miss the Spring Book Sale, remember that here is another one in the fall, and the Book Nook at the Central Library which is open all year round.
For more information, please call 936-788-3888 or email email@example.com. You may also visit the MCLS website.
Clean and gently used donations are taken all year at the Central Library Book Nook, another of the Library Friends of Conroe projects.