Used Book Sale

Used Book Sale

The Friends "Expect the Unexpected" Used Book has been scheduled  April 12 - 17, 2021.

Bowman Library, 871 Tasker Road, Stephens City, VA

**** Donations can not be  accepted at this time *******

Can you help with the Sale?

During this book sale, there will be a limit of 20 shoppers in the sale room per hour.  The safety procedures are listed below. Patrons should have an appointment to assure a shopping space.  Walk-ins are welcome if there is shopping space. To make a reservation, contact Barbara Dickinson, Executive Director of the Friends of the Handley Regional Library System,  Book prices will range from $1-$2  Many items are put out in boxes for shoppers to look through. Additionally, there will be children's books, DVDs and CDs, Fiction and paperbacks. .

Additional Logistics and Safety Precautions

  • Masks must be worn at all times to enter the building and while shopping
  • On-going sanitation of the room and public space will occur
  • Social distancing precautions must be observed at all times
  • 20 shoppers are allowed in the meeting room at one time by reservation.
  • You will receive a reservation confirmation with your appointment time and date by email.
  • Sale Hours:  M-Th 10AM-6PM, Fri 10AM-5PM, Sat 10AM-2PM
  • Patrons may enter and exit the sale through the back exterior emergency exit door of the Bowman Meeting Room leading to the parking lot.
  • Payment is by exact change, credit card, or check only. 
  • Book donations are not being accepted at this time.


Book Donation Guidelines

In the future volunteers could be needed for:

  • Helping with book drop-off mornings.
  • Helping with the Big Sort .
  • Working the book sale any of these dates and times:

If you have questions, call (540) 662-9041, ext. 31 or email and leave your name, phone number.