The Friends bookstore is open Tuesday through Saturday from 10 am to 5 pm.
The Bookstore was opened in 1999. It is run by a volunteer Bookstore Manager working under the direction of the Friends Board of Directors. The Bookstore is staffed daily by volunteers.
If you are interested in volunteering in the Bookstore or Library, you can download the Charlotte County Volunteer Application: Volunteer Application Form
Fill it out and drop it off at the Library or Bookstore.
Everything that is sold in the Bookstore has been donated by the public or from items withdrawn from the library collections. We appreciated your generosity.
Donations are accepted during Bookstore hours.
If you have questions about making a donation, please send an email to: firstname.lastname@example.org
DONATIONS: Fiction and Non-Fiction Books in both hard covers and paperback in new and or good condition are always needed and welcomed. Also popular are large print books, cookbooks, children’s books and up to date computer books. Current magazines in good condition are also needed as are DVDs and CDs. Please note the Bookstore cannot accept vinyl records, free publications, encyclopedias, textbooks, workbooks, service and professional journals, and older computer manuals. Membership publications/magazines are not sold. They also do not sell any homemade DVDs or CDs.
Donors are asked not to bring in boxes that have been stored in attics or garages without opening and checking to make sure that the books are clean, in good shape and free of insects, etc. Books that are in poor condition or are dirty cannot be sold. The Bookstore reserves the right to refuse donations.