The November 2020 Book Sale has been canceled.
However, the Friends will be scheduling drop-off days in October and November for those with a quantity of books to donate to a future sale.
Wednesday, October 21st, 10am- 12:00 noon and 1pm-3pm
Wednesday, November 18th 10am-12:00 noon and 1pm-3pm
Please call 815-876-6062 for an appointment to drop off.
Masks must be worn when dropping off materials. After reserving a drop-off time, book donations should be brought through the back of the building (drive around past the west side book drop off). NOTE: This is not a handicapped-accessible entrance.
Items that are NOT accepted for
the Friends of the Library Sales
No Reader’s Digest Condensed Books
No encyclopedias (World Book, Compton’s, Childcraft)
No special interest book sets (e.g., Time-Life history, handyman, how-to, or health sets)
No textbooks (at any school level, Jr. High, High School, or College, including nursing)
No discarded books from other libraries
Books that are damp, musty or moldy, or without covers are considered unacceptable. Old (vintage) books must be in at least Fair condition.
No VHS movies
No audio cassettes