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Donation Guidelines for Book Sales

The Friends accept donations of the following:

  • Gently used books
  • CDs
  • DVDs
  • Video games
  • Audiobooks.

The Friends do not accept:

  • Cassette tapes
  • VHS tapes
  • Encyclopedias of all kinds
  • Textbooks of all kinds
  • Workbooks that are written in
  • Books that are badly worn (moldy, musty, missing covers, damaged, etc.)

Donations are accepted on designated days only. Please check the event calendar for “Friends of the Library Book Donation Hours” for upcoming donation events. Donations will be accepted curbside at the Parkman St. entrance during the posted hours only.

Next Donation Day: To be determined

Next Book Sale: Saturday June 19th, 10:00 am to 3:00 pm

About the Friends

The Friends of the Westborough Public Library, Inc. is a 501 (c)(3) nonprofit charitable organization that was formed to support the programs and services of the Westborough Public Library. (Bylaws and mission statement are available online, or print copies can be provided by request.)

The Friends of the Westborough Public Library meet quarterly at the library. Please check the Friends’ Facebook page or the library calendar for meeting dates and times. Copies of meeting minutes are available by request from the Friends and are emailed to members.

Funds raised by book sales are used by the Friends to support the library and its programs and services. The Friends currently provide the majority of funds for library programming and many of the museum passes/discounts available to Westborough Public Library patrons.

New members are always welcome. We hope you will join us in supporting our library.

For more information on becoming a member please pick up a membership form and a Friends’ brochure at the library. We would also be happy to send you this information. Just email us at friendsowpl@gmail.com

Amazon Smile Fundraising

AmazonSmile is a simple and automatic way for you to support your favorite charitable organization every time you shop – at no cost to you! We invite you to choose the Friends of the Westborough Public Library as your favorite charitable organization.

Amazon donates 0.5% of the price of your eligible AmazonSmile purchases to the charitable organization of your choice, if you start your shopping by clicking the logo above or by using this link. AmazonSmile is the same Amazon you know. Same products, same prices, same service. Support the Friends by starting your shopping at smile.amazon.com.

You can access your account the same way you would if you had logged onto Amazon.com, and you can do it from your computer or your mobile device. Thanks for your support, and happy shopping!

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