Friday, August 28, 2015

RESTON FRIENDS BIG BLOWOUT BOOK SALE STARTS SEPT. 24

 Crisis looming! Only 40 pages left in the book, and nothing on the shelf beckons. Fear not! We can help you get your bookshelves bulging for upcoming winter days indoors. Friends of the Reston Regional Library will hold the huge semi-annual Book Sale from Thursday, September 24 through Sunday, September 27th. If you're a member (you may join at the door!), there's a preview night Wednesday, September 23rd from 5 to 8 p.m.

Wednesday, Sept 23--  5 - 8 p.m. Preview Night
Thursday, Sept 24-- 10 a.m. - 8 p.m.
Friday, Sept 25-- 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Saturday, Sept 26-- 10 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Sunday, Sept 27-- 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. If you don't find THE one at first, try again.

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, 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 preferred. 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 spring 2016, April 7-10.

The Reston Friends are grateful to the local community for generous donations of books 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


Wednesday, August 5, 2015

Reston Friends Book Club / Upcoming Selections

The Reston Friends Book Club meets on the second Thursday of the month, at 7:30 pm, at the Library.  All are welcome!  Upcoming selections are:


August 13th    Hotel on the Corner of Bitter and Sweet by Jamie Ford

September 10th    In the Garden of the Beast by Eric Larson

October 8th    We Were Liars by E. Lockhart

November 12th    Quiet Dell by Jane Ann Phillips

December 10th    Book Selection Night

January 14th    The Aspern Papers by Henry James


All are welcome!  Readers make great Friends!


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


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 or check.  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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