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    Center Moriches, NY 11934

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Promoting Reading in Our Community

Thrift Shelves/Book Sales

Thrift Shelves

The thrift shelves are open for your perusal and are available to the public year round. Please come and visit our Thrift Shelf area. There are plenty of books on many subjects and an abundance of gently used novels, hardback and softcover. We also have a vast array of children’s books, and at certain times books on CD, music CDs, and movies on DVD. Keep an eye out for our special sales.

Suggested donations are $1.00-hard covers, 50¢-soft covers, four for $1.00-children’s books, $1.00 – DVDs, 50¢ – CDs. Monetary donations are placed in the FOL donation mailbox which is located on top of the bookcase along the glass wall near the copy machine as you enter the library. All proceeds from the sale of these items go to supporting various programs at the library. We thank you for your support and donations.

Book Sales

Watch for our Mega Indoor Three-day Book Sale scheduled  for September 15, 16 and 17, 2022. More information on this event will be highlighted through the summer months.

All proceeds from FOL book sales directly support the Center Moriches Free Public Library. Funds raised go toward beneficial Library programs, events and enhancements to Library equipment and provisions that greatly benefit the patrons, community and staff.

Book sales are staffed entirely by volunteers from the FOL. Perhaps you might like to help by volunteering.  Come join us anytime!

Donate Books/DVDs

We are pleased to announce we are again accepting donations. We thank you for your patience and we look forward  to receiving new selections. Please keep in mind that the Friends accept donations of gently used materials in all subjects: fiction, Non-fiction, audio books on CD, music on CD, movies on DVD, all children’s books, and books in all  foreign languages. Please do not donate video tapes, audio cassettes, bootleg or damaged discs. Items should be free of odor, mold, dust, dirt, or water damage and should not be yellowed, frayed, torn, marked or chewed. Magazines, encyclopedias, or sets of old publication collections such as National Geographic will not be accepted.