The July Outdoor Book Sale will be Saturday and Sunday, July 27 and July 28 at the Old Farmers Market Pavilion at the Meridian Township Hall.  Friends of the Okemos Library members may buy early from 8am to 9am on Saturday, the 27th.  Buying for the general public starts at 9 am each day and runs to 7 pm.  Books are $.50 paperback/$1.00 hardback.  Special editions are individually priced. Children's books are $.25 for paperbacks and $.50 hardback.  On Sunday from 2pm to 7pm we hold our "bag sale," with a full bag of books costing only $5. Click here to see the dates for all of the 2024 Book Sales.

Those who wish to donate books can do so by bringing them to the Okemos Library at 4321 Okemos Road. We accept gently used fiction, nonfiction, and books-on-tape, along with CDs and DVDs. Donations should be left in the Friends Room, located immediately to the left of the "Hold" shelves. Most Thursday afternoons around 3pm you will find Friends working in the Friends room if you have questions or need assistance with a donation. 

We are not able to accept textbooks, encyclopedias, musty-smelling items, VHS, or cassette tapes. Call Book Sale Coordinator Jim Tellner at 517-775-3959 or email him at with questions about making a donation. Tax Deductible Forms are available.

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