Annual SLO FOL Book Sale
The San Luis Obispo Friends of the Library will be presenting
their highly-anticipated 34th Annual Book Sale, February 28 �" March 2, 2013. The sale takes place at the San Luis Obispo Veterans Memorial Building,
801 Grand Avenue. Dates and times will be as follows:
February 28 6:00 p.m. �" 9:00
(Members only, with
memberships sold at the door)
Friday, March 1st 10:00 a.m. �" 5:00 p.m.
Saturday, March 2nd 9:00 a.m. �" 2:00 p.m.
There will be a large selection of items this year, including approximately 8,000 audio-visual
items. More than 20,000 books will be available, with an especially large inventory of children’s, art, cooking, health, history, and literature books.
Books will be sold at $1 per inch. CDs and DVDs will be $1. VHS tapes, audio tapes and books
on tape will be 50 cents.
An excellent selection of Special Price Books will be available, which are rare or unusual titles of interest to the collector or specialist.
Proceeds from the sale will go toward materials and improvements for the San Luis Obispo
Library. The book sale is not only the major fundraiser for the Friends of the
Library, it is an important community event that promotes reading, and offers
affordable books and audiovisual items for local families and individuals.
Keys to the success of the sale are the large number of volunteers (over 100 are
needed) and the large number of donations from the community. Those interested
in donating materials or volunteering may contact Paul Murphy at 544-3033