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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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Donate to the Book Sale

   Thursday, July 23rd, 2009 - by: Brian Herzog, Head of Reference

Book Sale Donation BoxThe annual Chelmsford Friends of the Library Book Sale provides funding for almost all of the programming at the Chelmsford Library.

The majority of the books sold at the sale are books donated to the Library and the Friends. To make sure each book sale offers as many titles as possible, the Friends have scheduled drop-off days throughout the year. The full schedule is available on their website, and the summer dates are listed below:

July 25 Saturday 9 a.m. - Noon
July 29 Wednesday 2 p.m. - 4 p.m.
August 5 Wednesday 2 p.m. - 4 p.m.
August 15 Saturday 9 a.m. - Noon
August 19 Wednesday 2 p.m. - 4 p.m.
August 29 Saturday 9 a.m. - Noon
See Complete Schedule

The drop-off location is the Dutton House (the yellow house next to the main library). On these scheduled drop-off days, volunteers are available to help unload cars and handle large donations.

If you are unable to make one of the scheduled drop-offs, you can use the new 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.

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Last Book Sale Drop-Off

   Thursday, August 23rd, 2007 - by: Brian Herzog, Head of Reference

Book Sale!The final drop-off day for the Friends of the Library Book Sale will be Wednesday, August 29th. Items can be dropped off between 2 p.m. and 4 p.m. at the Yellow house next door to the library.

A tremendous number of items have already been donated for the sale, so it should be bigger than last year. The sale will be held at the Town Offices building, 50 Billerica Road, Chelmsford (map), and the dates for this year's sale are:

  • Fri. Sept 14 - 9 a.m.-9 p.m.
  • Sat. Sept 15 - 9 a.m.-6 p.m.
  • Sun. Sept 16 - 9 a.m.-1 p.m.

For more information, please visit the book sale page.

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Recycling in Chelmsford

   Tuesday, July 31st, 2007 - by: Brian Herzog, Head of Reference

Town of ChelmsfordRecycling bins have been placed at McCarthy and South Row schools. Chelmsford residents can drop off their recyclables at these sites at any time. More recycling bins in additional locations may be coming in to town, too.

For more information on recycling in Chelmsford, including news, upcoming events, contact information and recycling regulations, visit the Recycling Department's website.

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