Ongoing Book Sale

The Friends Book Store is always open during regular library hours, at both the Main and the McAuliffe Branch.

Monthly Book Sale

Book sales are held at the Main Library on the third Saturday of the month.

Upcoming Book Sales 2017

Saturday October 21

  • 9:15am: Drawing for a $100 VISA gift card*
  • 9:30-10am: Friends Members Only
  • 10am-3pm: Open to the public

BONUS SALE: Sunday October 22, 1-4:00pm


A key benefit of membership is early access to the regular monthly sale at 9:30am! To become a member, click here.


To our crafters: while they last—we are offering knitting needles (all styles), crochet and Tunisian hooks, wool tapestry yarn, embroidery thread and numerous notions, as well as featuring craft books.


*Just before the start of the October 21st sale we will draw the name of the winner of the $100 VISA gift card. All members as of September 30, 2017 are automatically entered in the drawing and do not need to be present to win.


Thank you to corporate sponsors that have renewed their membership: Bella Costa Ristorante, Bernardi Auto Group, ERA Key Realty Services, Kathy Foran Realty, Kelly’s Roast Beef, Marian High School, Market Basket, and Royal Cleaners & Tailors. Welcome to our newest sponsors: Allegra Print & Imaging, Boston Breast Diagnostic Center, Dunkin Donuts, Federal Glass and Mirror, Framed in Time, Roche Bros., and Tiles Plus More.

Becoming a Member of the Friends

  • Sign up in the Main Library lobby on the sale date.
  • Sign up online on the Friends’ webpage.
  • Pick up a Friends’ brochure/membership form at either Library.