Friends of the Library Bi-Annual Book Sale to Benefit the New Bern Public Library

big_book_saleThe New Bern Friends of the Library Winter Book Sale will be held in the basement of the Sudan Shriners’ building at 403 E. Front Street, New Bern (entrance on Broad Street) on Friday, March 7 from 9 am to 5 pm, Saturday, March 8 from 9 am to 5 pm and on Sunday, March 9 from 12 pm until 4:30 pm.

The bi-annual sale raises funds to help support special projects for the New Bern Public Library.  It is also a great place for the public to purchase books and mixed media for their own pleasure and as gifts.  The sale usually has an assortment of titles including Children’s, Current Fiction, Foreign Language, Cook Books, Christmas, Sports, Music & Theatre, Religion, Hobbies, Home Décor, Boating, Paperbacks, Crafts, Self-Help, Gardening, Antique Guides, Art, Do-it-Yourself Manuals, Politics, Biography and History.  One might also find VHS Videos, DVDs, CDs, Cassettes, Record Albums, Books on Tape, Sheet Music, and, Gorgeous Coffee Table Books.

Information on the book sale, or, regarding donating books and mixed media for the sale, can be found by calling the library at 252-638-7800 or on the library webpage at

Submitted by: Audrey Williams