Friends of the Library Book Sale

Friends of the Library

It’s almost time for the Friends of the Library Book Sale in Springfield.  The Friends Preview Night is October 17 from 5 to 8 p.m., and the sale opens to the general public October 18. Springfield-Greene County Libraries spokesperson Kathleen O’Dell said seven and a half tractor trailer loads of items will be for sale, which makes the event one of the biggest ever.

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A huge book sale is planned for this week in Springfield.  The Friends of the Library’s Fall Book Sale kicks off tonight (10/19) with a members’ night at Remington’s, 1655 W. Republic Rd.  The sale opens to the public tomorrow.

"It's a great opportunity to get some books for the winter, for reading, at a very inexpensive price," he said.

Jim Moore is president of Friends of the Library. 

"We have five tractor-trailer loads of books for sale.  You name the category we probably have it from cookbooks to history to personal health, you know, you name it," he said.