2024 Spring Book Sale Updates:

May 1 – 15:
Exclusive volunteer registration for returning volunteers.
(Volunteers will receive a phone call with details before May 1.)

 

May 15 – 29:
Volunteer registration open to all persons interested in becoming a Book Sale volunteer.

 

Questions may be directed to Stephanie:
stoomey@owwl.org or 585-394-1381 x308

DONATIONS ACCEPTED DURING DESIGNATED DROP OFF DAYS ONLY

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2024 Spring Book Sale

Donation Drop Off Days:
Wednesday, May 29 | 4:00-8:30 PM

Thursday, May 30 | 10:00 AM-5:30 PM

Friday, May 31 | 10:00 AM- 5:00 PM

Friends’ Morning:
Saturday, June 1 | 10:00 AM-12:00 PM

Open to the public:
Saturday, June 1 – Sunday, June 9
during regular library hours

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2024 Fall Book Sale

Donation Drop Off Days:
October 2-4, 2024

Friends’ Morning:
Saturday, October 5
10:00 AM-12:00 PM

Open to the public:
Saturday, October 5 – Sunday, October 13
during regular library hours

DONATION GUIDELINES & SPECIFICATIONS

To protect the health and safety of staff and volunteers and to minimize undue burden, we accept books/audio/visual items in good condition, according to the following specifications:

  • If it’s an item you would buy, it’s an item we can sell.
    Donations should be in good condition (clean, dry, free of bugs, mold, animal hair, etc).
  • Boxes: Personal containers like totes or bags will not be returned.
    • No larger than a standard bank box (16x12x10”)
    • Max weight: 40 lbs
    • Max of five (5) boxes will be accepted at one time.
      Arrangements for larger donations may be made by contacting Carrie Magnan.
    • Tax receipts are available upon request.

WE GLADLY ACCEPT:

  • Books in any language
  • Commercially recorded:
    • music CDs
    • CD audio books
    • DVD/Blu-Ray movies
    • video games

WE DO NOT ACCEPT:

  • Household items, toys, games or puzzles
  • Items that are dusty/dirty/moldy, buggy, damaged, smelly, burnt, chewed, wet, or with animal hair or droppings
  • Books without covers
  • VHS tapes/cassette tapes/8-Tracks/
    vinyl/homemade recordings
  • Reader’s Digest Condensed books
  • Law, statute and regulation books
  • Textbooks/encyclopedias
  • Advanced readers copy
  • Newspapers/magazines/catalogs/calendars
  • Software or computer manuals 3+ years old

Please consider donating these items to beneficial organizations such as Goodwill or Salvation Army.

Thank you for considering Wood Library for your book donations. Once donated, items become the property of the library and will be used as it deems fit.