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The Friends of the Library

The bookstore is offering a 50% off promotion on the following categories: Health/Medicine, Hobbies, Religion, Gardening, Crafts. Hardcover fiction is Buy One Get One Free..

Selected paperbacks are 3 for $1.. The books on the carts outside the store are Buy One Get One free.. The bookstore is open from Monday thru Saturday from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.


About the Friends of the Library: The FOL, founded in 1976, is a non-profit support group that raises funds for the library. It’s sole purpose is to enhance the quality of the Library’s services and collections through its memberships and fundraising activities. Money earned through these activities is used to purchase additional books and equipment.

FRIENDS OF THE LIBRARY BOOK STORE
Located in the gallery of the
Winter Haven Public Library
325 Avenue A, NW
Winter Haven, FL 33881
(863) 292-0540

HOURS:
Monday—Saturday
10 am - 4 pm

The book store offers a wide selection of "gently used" books at very reasonable prices.  The store is staffed by volunteers, and all sales proceeds go to Library support.

BOARD MEETINGS
Friends board meetings are held on the second Thursday of the month at 4:30 pm in the Multi-Purpose Meeting Room.

THE BOOKMARK NEWSLETTER
The Friends publish a quarterly newsletter. The newsletter is mailed to all members. 

Fall 2012

Spring 2012

Winter 2010

Spring 2009

BOOKS AS: MEMORIALS, TRIBUTES, ENDOWMENT
Here is your opportunity to give pleasure to others while preserving the memory of a special person or honoring someone you admire.  Through the Friends of the Winter Haven Public Library, Inc., you can establish a perpetual Book Endowment, or donate the cost of a single volume.
Click here for details.

Are you doing your Spring cleaning?
Bring your unwanted and slightly used books, VHS tapes, DVDs, CDs, and books on tape to the

Friends of the Winter Haven Library Bookstore

(in the same building as the Library)

Monday-Saturday

10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

All proceeds from the bookstore benefit the Winter Haven Public Library.  For questions or more information, contact the Friends of the Library Bookstore at (863) 292-0540.

ANNUAL MAGAZINE SUBSCRIPTION DRIVE
The annual “Be a Library
YSweetheart” magazine drive is held throughout the month of February. Patrons may select a magazine from the Library's list and donate the cost of that magazine, or make a contribution of any amount.  A list of magazines and the cost of each is available in the Friends book store.  Due to space limitations, the Library requests that only magazines on the list be chosen.  For more information, call the book store at 292-0540. 
Click here for the list of magazines.

ANNUAL ROCK, WALK AND RUN
The Annual Rock, Walk and Run race is held in Winter Haven to benefit the Children’s Department of the Library. More info is available on the
RockWalkRun website.
 

 

Did you know you can renew your books online using the  catalog? Just click the Catalog link below.  

Card Catalog

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CALENDAR OF EVENTS

 

 

 

The BookMark Newsletter

Fall 2012

Spring 2012

Winter 2010

Spring 2009

 

 

 

Are you doing your
Fall cleaning?
Bring your unwanted and slightly used books, VHS tapes and music CDs, DVDs, and books on tape to the

Friends of the Winter Haven Library Bookstore

For questions or more information, contact the Friends of the Library Bookstore at (863) 292-0540.

 

2012-2013
Membership Drive

Please help us help the library by becoming a member of the Friends of the Winter Haven Public Library.


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