Friends of Rodman Library Annual Used Book Sale

Friends of Rodman Public Library Annual Used Book Sale will take place Sunday through Thursday, July 30-August 3. The book sale also includes computer software, DVDs, CDs, video and audio tapes, and magazines. A listing of collectible books for sale is also available which may be viewed on the Library’s website at The sale will be held at the Main Library, with items on display in the Library’s front lobby, Auditorium, Children’s Program Room and Gallery.

Sunday, July 30, begins the book sale for active Friends of the Library members, from 2 to 5 p.m. Friends memberships are available at the door on Sunday. The sale continues Monday and Tuesday, July 31 and August 1, from 9 a.m. to 8 p.m., for the general public. On Wednesday, August 2, the hours are from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., for the general public, then from 5 to 8 p.m., for members only “Buy One Bag for $1, Get One Bag Free Sale.” The book sale concludes on Thursday, August 3, with a “Buy One Bag for $1, Get One Bag Free Sale” for members, and “Pay $1 Per Bag Sale” for non-members. Thursday’s hours are from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. This year credit cards will be accepted with purchases of $10.00 or more, plus a 2.75% processing fee. Cards accepted are American Express, Discover, MasterCard, and Visa.

Rodman Library cheerfully accepts book donations for the book sale any time during the year. The drop-off is located at the Adult Circulation Desk in the Main Library. Small donations may be made at the Library Branch, located at the Marketplace Plaza. Donations of books and magazines that are in good condition are preferred. Funds raised during the book sale are used to buy equipment for the Library and for special projects and events.

Further information on the book sale - prices and collectible items available

Volunteer for the sale

In addition, this year, Orange Leaf Frozen Yogurt at 320 W. State Street, Alliance, Ohio, is having a fundraiser for the Friends of Rodman Library on Tuesday, August 1, from 11 a.m. to 11 p.m. They will donate 20% of the day’s proceeds to the Friends of Rodman Library. Get something good to eat and support a good cause!