Friends

Friends of Ritter Public Library

The Friends are dedicated to focusing public attention on library services, facilities and needs; helping promote the use and enjoyment of the library; and developing supplemental funding for the library. The Friends board meets every first Monday of the month at 2 p.m. in the library. Guests are always welcome to join us.

 

Friends Fundraisers

Every day, you can find dozens of gently used books – some right from the library shelves – for sale at the Friends’ ongoing book sale, located just inside the main entrance.

This year’s annual book sale begins Tuesday, June 21 with a Friends-only pre-sale from 4 to 8 p.m. Join at the door for just $5. The sale is open to the public on Wednesday, June 22 and Thursday, June 23 from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m.; Friday, June 24 and Saturday, June 25 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.; and Sunday, June 26 from 1 to 2:30 p.m. Thousands of books and a wide variety of other used items are offered for sale.

Throughout the year, the Friends are also selling:

Tri-stick, easy-grip pens $1

Re-usable, earth-friendly book bags now just $1!

Cat’s Meow collectible featuring new building $15

 

Please consider joining the Friends!

Print out and mail the form and a friend will contact you regarding your interest.

Annual book sale

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The sale is held in June.

Ongoing book sale

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Books, videos and other material are for sale every day.

Annual Chocolate Festival

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The Chocolate Festival is held in February during the town-wide Ice A-Fair.