Spring 2021 Used Book Sale                             

Sponsored by the Friends of the Somers Library held at the Somers Public Library

COVID Safety Measures: Masks required, 6-foot social distancing, hand sanitizer available, separate entry/exit locations, outside checkout, and 50% room capacity maintained. Patrons are encouraged to provide their own bags for transporting purposes.

Preview:          Friday, May 14th from 4:00 pm to 7:00 pm ($10.00 fee / free for Friend’s members)

Free Days:       Saturday / Sunday, May 15th & 16th from 10:00 am to 2:00 pm  (Educator /Teacher Discount (both days) – Get one free for every 10 purchased of equal or lesser value with K-12 ID)

                              Monday, May 17th from 11:00 am to 1:00 pm

                              Thursday, May 20th from 5:00 pm to 7:00 pm

Saturday / Sunday, May 22nd & 23rd from10:00 am to 2:00 pm (half price both days, “Stuff a Bag” on Sunday as well)

Meetings
The Friends of the Somers Library meet five times per year to plan special events and discuss new purchases to benefit the library.
2021 Meeting Schedule
  • January 11, 2021
  • March 8, 2021
  • May 10, 2021

Meetings are currently being held virtually on ZOOM due to the pandemic.  If you would like to attend, please email Karen Hocking at kjhock53@cox.net to receive more information.

 

Membership
Membership means supporting the purpose of the Friends through a financial contribution. Volunteering, though greatly appreciated, is not a requirement of membership. Tax deductible memberships available include: $10 General; $25/$50/$100 Patron. For more information please call the Somers Public Library at 860-763-3501. Thank you for your continued support!!!

The Friends of the Somers Library Support:
Free/reduced admission museum passes including:
The Harriet Beecher Stowe Center
Holyoke Children’s Museum
The Lutz Children’s Museum
Mark Twain House & Museum
New Britain Museum of American Art
New Britain Youth Museum & Hungerford Nature Center
New England Air Museum
The Norman Rockwell Museum
The Springfield Quadrangle Museums
The Trolley Museum
The Vintage Radio and Communications Museum
The Zoo in Forest Park

Support for Programming:
Annual “Snacks with Santa” program
Supplies for the Teen “Crafternoons”
Annual Summer Reading Program events

Purchase of Library Materials:
Adult and Children’s Books on CD/Playaway
Power Wallets for recharging electronic devices
Children’s Storytime activity sets
Children’s Room furniture and equipment