FOGPL annual book sale, Sept. 21-23

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The 37th annual Friends of Granby Public Library (FOGPL) book sale will be held Friday through Sunday, Sept. 21 – 23 at Holcomb Farm, 113 Simsbury Road in West Granby.

Thanks to all the donors who have kept volunteers busy throughout the summer collecting, inspecting, and sorting books for the big sale. A lot of time and effort goes into putting this event together. Proceeds from the book sale, the Friends primary fundraising event, support the Granby Public Library with programs, museum passes, books, DVDs and special events.

Whether you’re a bargain hunter, book worm, or just like to see what treasure you may find, there is something for everyone. Besides all categories of both hardcover and softcover books, there are coffee table, vintage, first edition, and autographed books, CDs, DVDs, puzzles, games, learning toys and other book-related items for purchase.

The sale starts on Friday, Sept. 21 from 5-8 p.m. An entry fee of $5 gives Friday evening shoppers the first peek and best selection of the sale. Saturday, hours are 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. with prices as marked. Sunday hours are 11 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. On Sunday, there are no set prices, reasonable donations are accepted for however many items you would like to stock up on.

For more information on the sale, please see the website at and go to the Friends of GPL under the government link, departments/library services