The Friends are volunteers who help to raise funds and advocate in support of the Waco-McLennan County Library.
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The Friends of the Waco-McLennan County Library support the Waco-McLennan County library system.
This means that the Friends contribute to the success of Library programs and services for kids, teens and adults.
The Friends accept monetary donations and book donations for the annual sale. To donate books, take them to the West Waco Library & Genealogy Center.
The Waco-McLennan County Library welcomes donations which are clean, dry, and mold-free. Donations will be evaluated and, if appropriate, added to the collection or donated to the Friends of the Library for their annual book sale. After materials are donated, they become the sole property of the library.
Guidelines for bringing in your donations:
We gladly accept:
We cannot accept:
The Friends need volunteers all year long! You can help sort books, work at the sale or help with other year-round fundraising projects.
Become a Member
It only costs $25 to be a Friend and help the Library.
Visit wacofriendsofthelibrary.org for more information.
The Friends of the Library Book Sale is in its 55th year and takes place the first weekend of November at the Extraco Events Center.
The Book Sale features over 100,000 items including:
Books start at $.50 each, so you can stock up!
The Book Sale also features a Collectors' Corner full of rare and special interest items.