Friends of the Library Spring Book Sale begins Saturday

Press release from Alachua County Library District

GAINESVILLE, Fla. –  The annual Friends of the Library (FOL) Spring Book Sale will take place from Saturday, April 22, through Wednesday, April 26, 2023, at the FOL Bookhouse located at 430 N. Main St. in Gainesville.

Patrons will be able to browse through more than 500,000 items for sale. Most of the items will range in price from $0.25 to $5. On the fifth and final day of the sale, April 26, all items will be $0.10.

As is tradition, a bagpiper will play some traditional Scottish tunes to open the sale on Saturday, April 22.

Profits from the sale support the Alachua County Library District and community literacy projects throughout the county.

2022 Fall Book Sale hours:

  • Saturday, April 22, 9 a.m.- 6 p.m.
  • Sunday, April 23, noon – 6 p.m.
  • Monday, April 24, noon – 6 p.m.
  • Tuesday, April 25, noon – 6 p.m.
  • Wednesday, April 26, noon – 6 p.m.