Category Archives: friends

Christina Dodd

Thanks to a quick-acting patron, the library recently received a donation of novels from award-winning romance author Christina Dodd. The patron follows Dodd’s Facebook page, and when the author offered to donate copies of her books to libraries, our patron … Continue reading

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magazine sale starts Monday

The library’s annual, clear-the-stacks sale of back issues of library magazines will begin on Monday, January 7th. Magazines are $ .25/each, or 5 for $1. Proceeds go to the Friends and are used to support library programs and collections. Wondering what … Continue reading

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Friends Donation Days are Back!

Now that the snow is gone and the sun is shining more, the Friends Donation Days have started again. The next Donation Day will be Saturday, March 17 from 10am to noon in the Village Room. Bring in your gently … Continue reading

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Magazine Sale

Circulation staff have been withdrawing back issues of the library’s magazines to make way for the new year, and the back issues are now out for sale! Back issues can be purchased for $ .25 each or 5/$1.00. The magazines … Continue reading

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Friends of the Library Donation Day

The Friends of the Library are a small but dedicated group of volunteers who raise money for library programs through the on-going book sale on the second floor. This Saturday, Oct. 10, from 10am-noon will be the last Friends Donation … Continue reading

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March Donation Day

The Friends will be taking donations on Saturday, March 27 from 11am-1pm in the Village Room at 912 City Rd., Manchester (map). Use the rear parking lot. As usual, we ask that you recycle magazines, text books, encyclopedias, or anything … Continue reading

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Join The Popcorn Club

The DVD collection at the library is by far our most popular collection. If you’d like to help expand and improve our collection of movies and TV shows, consider donating through The Popcorn Club! Here’s how The Popcorn Club works: … Continue reading

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book donations

Staff cannot take book donations during normal library hours. We used to do so, only to be overwhelmed with the generous donations of our users. We cannot use every item donated, and not every item in a book sale will … Continue reading

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book sale!

The Friends of the Library are having a book sale during National Library Week. For more information, visit their site at http://www.manchesterlibraryfriends.wordpress.com. A quick word about donations — while we’d love to be able to take everyone’s donations year-round, we … Continue reading

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