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Volunteer to Help at the Book Sale!

   Monday, August 19th, 2013 - by: Brian Herzog, Head of Reference

Book sale!The Chelmsford Friends of the Library has started recruiting helpers for the annual book sale, September 20-22. Sign-up sheets have been placed at both the Main Library and MacKay Branch for anyone who is interested in volunteering.

The Friends are looking for help on Thursday, September 19, from 6-9 p.m. to unload books from boxes and setup for the sale, as well as for various shifts throughout the Book Sale weekend. This is a this fun work weekend and makes a huge impact on the Library - last year the sale raised over $24,000 to help fund library programs and services.

If you can help, please stop by the Library to add your name and phone to the sign-up sheets, or email kcryanhic@mvlc.org to let us know - please specify which shift you would like.

Shifts the Friends need to fill:

Thursday
Set up: 6-9 p.m.
Friday
8:30 a.m. - 11 a.m.
11 a.m. - 1 p.m.
1p.m. - 3 p.m.
3 p.m. - 5 p.m.
5 p.m. - 7 p.m.
7 p.m. - 9 p.m.
Saturday
8:30 a.m. - 11 a.m.
11 a.m. - 1 p.m.
1p.m. - 3 p.m.
3 p.m. - 6 p.m.
Sunday
9 a.m. – 11 a.m.
11 a.m. – 1 p.m.
1 p.m. breakdown

Even if you can't help out, please support the library by visiting the book sale if you can this weekend:

2013 Book Sale Hours:
Friday Sept. 20 9 AM - 9 PM
Saturday Sept. 21 9 AM - 6 PM
Sunday Sept. 22 9 AM - 1 PM
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2011 Book Sale Drop-Off Dates Announced

   Tuesday, March 8th, 2011 - by: Brian Herzog, Head of Reference

Stack of BooksThe Friends of the Library have begun scheduling drop-off dates for book sale donations. These dates are listed below, and more information is available on the Friends' Book Sale webpage.

Please consider helping make the 2011 Book Sale a success - the 2010 Book Sale raised over $30,000 for the Library!

Date Day Time
March 26 Saturday 9 a.m. - Noon
April 23 Saturday 9 a.m. - Noon
May 21 Saturday 9 a.m. - Noon
June 11 Saturday 9 a.m. - Noon
June 25 Saturday 9 a.m. - Noon
July 9 Saturday 9 a.m. - Noon
July 13 Wednesday 2 p.m. - 4 p.m.
July 23 Saturday 9 a.m. - Noon
July 27 Wednesday 2 p.m. - 4 p.m.
August 3 Saturday 9 a.m. - Noon
August 13 Wednesday 2 p.m. - 4 p.m.
August 17 Wednesday 2 p.m. - 4 p.m.
August 27 Saturday 9 a.m. - Noon

Book Sale Donation boxIf you are unable to make one of the scheduled drop-offs, you can use the Book Sale Donation box, located on the edge of the parking lot between the Library and the Dutton House.

Or, if you are emptying a house or an estate and would like to donate a large collection of books, please contact the Friends directly to make special arrangements.

Also Remember to Visit the 2011 Book Sale in September!:

Dates will be announced as soonas they are set. The sale will take place in the gym behind the Town Office building, 50 Billerica Road, Chelmsford [see a map].

 

 

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2009 Town Report Available

   Friday, March 5th, 2010 - by: Brian Herzog, Head of Reference

2009 Town Annual ReportThe 2009 Town of Chelmsford Annual Report is available. The library has reference copies at the Reference Desk and in the Local History Collection, located on the lower level.

The Town has also been putting electronic versions of recent Annual Reports on their website. These can be accessed by visiting http://www.townofchelmsford.us/Annual_Report.cfm.

For more information on Chelmsford's Town Reports, or the information it contains, please contact the Chelmsford Town Clerk's office at http://www.townofchelmsford.us/Town-Clerk.cfm or

Contact Elizabeth L. Delaney - Town Clerk
Raymonde R. Legrand - Ass't Town Clerk
Address 50 Billerica Rd
Chelmsford, MA 01824
Hours Monday - Friday 8:30 AM to 4 PM
Telephone 978-250-5205 or 5206
Fax 978-250-5208

 

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