Book Sale

book sale2015Media-Upper Providence Free Library
  Fall 2015
October 17, 18 & 19, 2015
10:00am to 5:00pm

Media Municipal Center 4th and Jackson Street, Media, PA (2 blocks north of the Library)

We appreciate your contributions, but the Stone Cottage is full!

For the Fall 2015 Sale, we have a large number of books on these topics: Opera,   animal memoirs,  travel memoirs,  quilting,  Winston Churchill,  and wedding planning . We have also added a Holiday and Gift Shop area.

booksalecrowds20158-Room Stone Cottage & Large Community Hall  full of books, DVD’s, CD’s, Records, Puzzles, Games and Ephemera.

Hardbacks and trade paperbacks: $2 Mass paperbacks: $1
Children’s and Specials: as marked.

Everything half price (except in the Specials Room)

Fill our bag for $5! Specials are half price

Organized by year-round volunteers at the Stone Cottage opposite Media Police Station,  Municipal Center.

To benefit:Media Upper Providence Free Library, 1 East Front St., Media, PA.
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quiltfront2AND Handmade Quilt Raffle Tickets on Sale
$1 each or 6 for $5.
Raffle proceeds benefit the Library’s Building Fund


First Floor
Room 1: Mysteries
Room 2: Popular fiction
Room 3: History, military, government/politics, U.S. Presidents, law, journalism, biography (some in categories; eg: sports, entertainment), current events,  African-American culture, Native Americans, true adventure, true crime, catastrophic events
Room 4: Science fiction, fantasy and horror, travel

Second Floor
Room 5:  Cooking, crafts, home improvement, antiques, hobbies, animals, environment, field guides, medical, self-help, women’s and men’s studies, psychology, new age, occult
Room 6: Business, finance, technology, photography, sexuality, trivia, miscellaneous
Room 7: Math, science, foreign language, humor
Room 8: Poetry, literature, writing, reference, religion, philosophy,  mythology, sociology, drama, Christian literature, spirituality/inspirational, anthropology, archaeology

Community Hall Categories
Special & Ephemera Room

Main Room: Paperbacks, children’s, teen literature, art & architecture, sports/fitness, outdoor activities, gardening, holiday, transportation, histories of local places, coffee table books, large print, gift books, film, radio, TV, music, celebrity, dance, booklets, education, college prep, parenting, magazines
Entertainment: DVDs, CDs, tapes, videos, records and puzzles

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ):
When do you accept donations?
Year round, 24/7, except month of sales (April & Oct.)
Please email or call the library at 610-566-1918  if you have more than 10 medium-sized boxes so that we may be prepared.

Where do you accept donations?
On the porch of Stone Cottage opposite police station. Please do not bring donations to the Library building.

What types of donations are needed?
We accept (clean and in good condition) hardbacks, trade soft cover, paperbacks, DVDs, CDs, books on CD, records, puzzles and games.
We regret we cannot accept Reader’s Digest books or magazines such as National Geographic because of lack of interest among our patrons.

Where do I obtain a receipt?
Receipts are available from the Library or Stone Cottage.

Who benefits from the book sales?
All proceeds go to the Media-Upper Providence Free Library. We thank you for your donations!


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