Do your friends or co-workers ever complain about having too many books? Help ease their burden by running your own book drive for Friends of the VPL! The used book sales run by Friends volunteers depend on donations from folks like you and your friends. By collecting books for Friends and dropping them off at […]
Every book lover will find something special at the Friends of the Vancouver Public Library’s Fall Used Book Sale this September! The sale will be on Thursday, Friday, and Saturday, September 19 to 21 from 10am – 5pm, at the Central Library, 350 W. Georgia. Prices start at just 50 cents for paperbacks and $2.00 for hardcovers. Everything remaining […]
Celebrate with book’mark this July 25 to 27!
Many thanks to the RBC employees from the Hastings & Nanaimo Branch who volunteered their time to help pack up the leftover books on May 23. As part of Royal Bank of Canada’s Day of Service program, a donation was made by the RBC Foundation to Friends of the VPL for $1000. We’re so pleased […]
Do you enjoy the challenges of a retail environment? Are you friendly and outgoing with cash sales experience? Friends of the Vancouver Public Library is seeking new volunteers to work in book’mark, The Library Store. book’mark is a retail business located at VPL Central Branch (350 West Georgia Street, Vancouver), with profits going to support […]
A number of people shared their book sale finds on social media. Here’s what they bought: [View the story “Thanks to everyone for another successful book sale” on Storify]