Donations Friends Guelph Public Library Book Sale

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Donations Friends Guelph Public Library Book Sale
September 25, 2017 2:00 pm
September 6, 2017


Day/Time 7 September 18, 2017 from 2:00pm to
September 23, 2017 at 5:00pm



69 Huron Street – side entrance
Guelph, ON
N1E 5L5

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Event Description

Donations for this year’s sale will be gratefully accepted August, 8 – October 10, 2017.
For more information please see
Clean, gently used, boxed items can be dropped off at the sale site, 69 Huron St., every day from Monday to Saturday between 2-5pm (No donations on Sundays or Holiday Mondays) or at any branch of the Guelph Public Library during their open hours.
We gratefully accept:
Fiction and non-fiction books in any language appealing to adults, young adults, and children
Hardcover, soft-cover, trade-paperback, large-print books in any size ranging from mass-media paperback to large coffee table sized books
Games and puzzles that are intact
Sheet music
Antiquarian, rare and collectable books (pre 1960 with a copyright date)
Media – CD’s, books on CD (please no talking books on audio-cassettes), LP’s, DVD’s, blu-rays, video-cassettes

Please note that donated items in poor condition are discarded during the pre-sale sorting process, and that disposal of these items is costly and time-consuming. The Friends will dispose of:
Any item that is dirty, water damaged, mildewed or musty smelling
Books with torn, or missing pages, or items that are severely worn (especially paperbacks)
Hardcover books and paperbacks with pages so “yellowed” that the print is hard to read
Books with very loose or broken bindings
Games, puzzles or media sets with missing or broken pieces
Any items showing signs of insect infestation or mold
We CAN NOT accept
Items described as above
Audio-cassettes, or books on audio-cassette
Magazines and Journals, either individual issues or collections such as large runs of National Geographic
Encyclopedia sets
Reader’s Digest condensed books
Blank-page journals or diaries
Books or media items whose content is no longer of general interest or utility

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