Wednesday, September 17, 2014

Reston Friends Fall 2014 Book Sale -- Are You Ready for It.... ?!

The Reston Friends are ready....  are you?

Members Preview Night:

Wednesday, Sept 24  --  5-8 pm  (memberships available online, or at the door)

Public Sale Days:

Thursday, Sept 25  --  10 am - 8 pm
Friday, Sept 26  --  10 am - 5 pm
Saturday, Sept 27  --  10 am - 4 pm
Sunday, Sept 28  --  12 noon - 3:30 pm  (library itself opens at 1 pm)

Come and browse thousands upon thousands of great books in great condition!  From the latest popular titles and classic favorites to the far-out and eclectic ....  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.  Note:  payment is by cash or check only.

Those with need for special access are invited to contact the Reston Friends in advance of the sale to arrange special shopping opportunities.

As always, all sale proceeds go to support the Reston Regional Library and the Fairfax County Public Library system.  The Reston Friends sincerely thank the local community for the many donations of high quality books and media that made the sale possible.

Please note that there are some restrictions at the Fall 2014 book sale.  For instance, if you wish to buy in bulk, kindly contact the Friends in advance to discuss your needs.  Policies and guidelines will be posted at the sale itself.  Please contact the Reston Friends with specific questions by email at or call to leave a message at 703-829-5467.

Note:  No children's books are offered at the Fall 2014 sale.  Separate children/teen sales will be held on March 19-22, 2015.

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

Saturday, September 13, 2014

Three Cheers for Our Corporate Sponsors!

The Friends of the Reston Regional Library wish to thank the many corporate sponsors who are supporting the Fall 2014 Book Sale!  They are graciously supplying food for our hardworking volunteers as well as materials and supplies for the sales effort. 

Please consider expressing your thanks to these local good neighbors for choosing to support our public library system!

Corporate Donors for September 2014

7 Eleven  --  Soapstone
Dairy Queen  --  Hunters Woods
Eggspectation  --  Chantilly
Giant  --  Fox Mill
Giant  --  North Point Village Center

Great Harvest Baking Company  --  Herndon
Home Depot  --  Fairfax
Jason Deli  --  Fairfax
Office Depot  --  Spectrum Center
Passion Fish  --  Reston Town Center

Sears  --  Franklin Farms
Starbucks  --  Plaza America
Bagel Market  --  Vienna
Walmart  --  Fairfax
Whole Foods  --  Plaza America

Honey Baked Ham  --  North Point Village Center
Hunan East  --  Fox Mill
Gregorio's Trattoria  --  North Point Village Center
Big Bowl  --  Reston Town Center
Il Fornaio  --  Reston Town Center
Mon Ami Gabi  --  Reston Town Center
Potbelly's  --  Reston
Jerry's Subs  --  North Point Village Center
Ledo Pizza  --  Hunters Woods Plaza
Vapiano  --  Reston Town Center

Sunday, September 7, 2014

Reston Friends Fall 2014 Book Sale Is Just Around the Corner!

So please mark your calendar now!  Members preview night will be on Wednesday, September 24.  You can renew your membership at the door or you can renew online and skip the wait.  The public sale starts on Thursday, September 25 and runs through Sunday, September 28. 

If you would like to view the Reston Friends toplist document prior to members preview night, just email your request to the Friends at 

Help the Friends to spread the word!  Be sure to tell your family and friends, co-workers and neighbors, too!  And your book reading clubs and your meetup groups!

P. S.    If you are interested in volunteering to work at the Reston Friends book sale at the Reston Regional Library, please email the Friends at and request a volunteer application form.

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