Book Sales

The Friends of Baldwin Public Library hold Book Sales twice yearly, in May and November. Over 10,000 books, sorted by category, are offered for sale. Members of the Friends are invited to the Friday evening preview night where they get first choice of the items on sale.

Upcoming Spring Used Book Sale:

The public is invited to browse thousands of books and media in great condition. Items for sale include paperbacks, hard covers, DVDs, music CDs, audiobooks, children’s books, and gift-quality items. Items are presented by category to make it easy for shoppers to browse. All proceeds from the sale will benefit the Library’s programs and services.

Friday, May 5 from 7 to 9 p.m.

  • Member Preview Night

Saturday, May 6 from 9:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Sunday, May 7 from noon to 4 p.m.

  • Half Price Day

Monday, May 8 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

  • Bag Day - buy a bag for $5 and stuff it to the brim with books

Future Book Sales

November 3-6, 2017

Donate your Used Books to the Friends:

The Friends of BPL accept donations on a small cart in the lobby whenever the Library is open. If you have a larger donation, please call the Circulation Desk at 248-554-4630 to request assistance. Pull your vehicle into the Library's loading dock on Chester Street. Library staff will help you unload your materials.

Friends of the Baldwin Public Library do not accept the following:

  • Magazines
  • Records
  • VHS tapes
  • Condensed Books
  • Encyclopedias
  • Self-taped videos, audios
  • Textbooks
  • Sets, such as Time-Life or American Heritage
books for sale
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