Tuesday, July 21, 2015



Reston Friends Children/Teen Book Sales Start August 20

It's hard to believe that summer's disappearing before our very eyes. What about all those projects you were going to accomplish???  Blink, and school days will begin!
And here's where you have a big advantage-- the Friends of the Reston Regional Library Children/Teen Book Sale is coming up! We will feature books and materials for children, teens, and educators to replenish your shelves.

Come and browse gently used books and teaching materials at Reston Regional Library:

Thursday, August 20-- 10 a.m. - 8 p.m.
Friday, August 21-- 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Saturday, August 22-- 10 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Sunday, August 23-- 1 - 3:30 p.m.

Payment is by cash, check, or credit cards.  Sorry, no scanners or electronic devices. Thursday quantities may be limited as we kick off the sale.   All proceeds go to directly benefit the Reston Regional Library and the Fairfax County Public Library system. Friends volunteers and book donations are always welcome. For more information, email restonfriendspr@gmail.com or call to leave a message at 703-829-5467. Note: no member preview for these sales.

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Monday, April 20, 2015

We Love Our Corporate Sponsors!

Once again, so many local businesses in and around our community have stepped up to the plate and chosen to support the Big Spring 2015 book sale!  They energize our volunteers by providing delicious food, as well as needed supplies and materials. 

The next time you visit one of our sponsors, please let them know that their support is greatly appreciated by the community!


Corporate Donors for April 2015

Cheese Cake Factory  --  Fair Oaks Mall
Costco  --  West Ox, Fairfax
Costco  --  Chantilly Crossing, Chantilly
Edible Arrangement  --  Hunter Woods Shopping Center, Reston 

Harris Teeter  --  Spectrum Center, Reston
Harris Teeter  --  Highland Crossing, Herndon
Houlihans  --  Centreville Road, Herndon
Hunan East  --  Fox Mill Shopping Center, Oak Hill

Lucia's  --  Fox Mill Shopping Center, Oak Hill
Mon Ami Gabi  --  Reston Towne Center, Reston
Nielson Frozen Custard  --  Church Street, Vienna
Office Depot  --  Spectrum Center, Reston

Papa John's Pizza  --  Fox Mill Shopping Center, Oak Hill
Rubino's Pizzeria  --  Centreville Road, Herndon
Safeway #0005  --  South Lakes, Reston
Sears  --  Franklin Farms Road, Herndon

Shoppers Food Warehouse  --  Centreville Road, Herndon
Starbucks  --  America Plaza, Reston
Target  --  Sunset Hills, Reston
Trader Joe's  --  Killingworth Avenue, Reston

Tyson Bagel Market  --  Leesburg Pike, Vienna
Willard's Barbeque  --  Chantilly Shopping Center, Chantilly


Saturday, March 21, 2015

Reston Friends Big Spring Book Sale Coming April 23-26!


Taxes in the rearview mirror? Refund in hand (or coming)? Here's where to put it to good use-- Friends of the Reston Regional Library will hold the huge semi-annual Book Sale from Thursday, April 23 through Sunday, April 26. If you're a member (you may join at the door), there's a preview night Wednesday the 22nd from 5 to 8 p.m.

Wednesday, April 22-- 5 - 8 p.m. Preview Night
Thursday, April 23-- 10 a.m. - 8 p.m.
Friday, April 24-- 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Saturday, April 25-- 10 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Sunday, April 26-- 12 noon - 3:30 p.m.  (Library itself opens at 1 p.m.)

Come and browse thousands upon thousands of great books in great condition!  From the latest popular titles and classic favorites to the rare and unexpected fiction and non-fiction.  The Reston Friends have something for everyone!  Yes, we do restock, for as long as supplies last.

Be sure to visit Charly's Corner for special treasures at bargain prices.

Prices range from $.50 and up for paperbacks, and $1.50 and up for hardbacks.  Higher prices may apply for exceptional or rare books.

Those with need for special access are invited to contact the Reston Friends in advance of the sale to arrange special shopping opportunities. If you have questions or requests, please contact the Friends in advance, email restonfriendspr@gmail.com or call to leave a message at 703-829-5467. Policies and guidelines will be posted at the sale.

Note: Payment by cash or check (ATM on site). No scanners or other devices can be used on Media or in Charly's Corner. No children's books are offered at this sale. Next children's/teens/educators sale will be August 20-23.

The Reston Friends are grateful to the local community for generous donations of book and media throughout the entire year. Your support makes Friends book sales possible. Thank you! All proceeds go to support the Reston Regional Library and the Fairfax County Public Library system.

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Friends of the Reston Regional Library
11925 Bowman Towne Drive
Reston, VA 20190