Local Events

Friends of the Island Branch Library Book Sale

The Friends of the Island Branch Library will hold their Annual Book Sale on Friday and Saturday, February 4 and 5, 2011 at the Island Branch Library.

There will be bargains galore to be had, and whether you’re looking for fiction, non-fiction, children’s books, or audiovisual materials you’re sure to find something you’ll like.

The sale hours are:

Friday, February 4 from 3:00 – 5:00 p.m. Members-only PREVIEW SALE, open ONLY to current members of the Friends of the Island Branch Library –although anyone may purchase or renew their membership at the door. Annual memberships start at just $5.00.

Saturday, February 5 from 9:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. The sale is open to the general public.

The Friends are a support organization for Manatee County’s Island Branch Library. Monies raised by the Friends go toward programs and services that tax dollars alone cannot provide. The Island Branch Library is located at 5701 Marina Drive in Holmes Beach, Florida. For more information, please call the library at 941.778.6341.

For general information about the Manatee County Public Library System, visit us on the web at www.mymanatee.org/library.