Our Purpose:

The principal purpose of the Friends of the Library is to raise added funds for the Jefferson-Madison Regional Library so that:

Proceeds from our Spring and Fall Book Sales benefit the Library’s programs and special projects. Most of the books are donated by members of our communities.

Spring Book Sale 2015: March 21 through 29, 2015
Hours for all sale days: 10am – 7pm


Members only pre-sale: Friday, March 20 from 5 – 7pm ($50 limit)

All Friends of J-MRL members who have paid their membership dues before Friday, March 20, 2015 can purchase up to $50 worth of materials before the first day of the sale. Scanners and other electronic devices will not be permitted at this special event. Items from the Valuable and Attractive list will not be available during the members-only pre-sale.
To become a member, see:

List of Valuable and Attractive Books will be updated for the sale by February

NOTE: No scanners or other electronic devices are permitted during the first three hours (10am to 1pm) of the first day of the book sale on Saturday, March 21.

1/2 price days: March 28 and 29

The Educator and Social Services Agencies Day is March 29.

Proceeds benefit programs and services of the Jefferson-Madison Regional Library.

Help us make this spring book sale the most successful every by volunteering

We will be accepting donations through March 13 and will resume accepting donations April 2.

Learn more

Thanks to all our fantastic volunteers and our wonderful Book Sale stalwarts, Bill and Andrew.
All your hardwork made our Fall 2014 Book Sale an record-setting success!
We made over $123,000! By comparison, our Spring 2014 sale made just over $98,000.
All this from 5,225 individual sales versus 5,045 at the Spring Sale.
Thank you!