Used Book Sale 2019
Scholastic Book Fair
Scholastic Discount Sale
Modesto Library Calendar
Friends of the Modesto Library
Scholastic Book Fair, Nov. 2018
The fair is set up and ready to open.
Shoppers have arrived.
Volunteers sell books while Clifford sits for photos.
Clifford Visits Book Fair, Nov. 2018
Sue Conner spends a moment with Clifford.
Friend and dog lover Jenlane Matt shares a book about dogs with Clifford.
Friends Anna Seidel and Marilyn Drew wave with Clifford.
Halloween Story Time, Oct. 2018
These Friends volunteers organized a parade for the children following story time.
170 kids and their families listened to Wicked Witch Christin Hutsell and Elisa McDaniel, as Snow White, tell stories.
All Kids Craft Fair, Oct. 2018
William Lewis made garden ladybug rocks.
Used Book Sale, May 2018
Teen volunteers check in with coordinator Pat Glattke.
Friends member Ellen Dambrosio sets out fiction books before the sale opens.
These empty boxes contained thousands of donated books which generated a profit of over $4000.
Shoppers line up waiting for the sale to begin.
Shoppers continue arriving throughout the day.
Anne Britton and Mike Leamy are ready to share information about the Friends.
One of many happy shoppers!
Both sides of the north portico are lined with thousands of books for sale. Note our new sponsor Alfred Matthews.
2018 Shining Star Awards, April 2018
Denise Nordell, left, received the Joan Patterson Stellar Achievement Award for her ongoing commitment of service to Stanislaus County Libraries. Pat Glatkke, right, received a Shining Star Award for her contributions to Friends of the Modesto Library.
Used Book Sale, May 2017
Maree Hawkins, Cathie Peck, and Pat Glatkke sorted thousands of donated books by genre in the months before the 2017 sale.
Pat Glatkke marks boxes of sorted books in the warehouse.
Carmen Pedrioli and Jean Haven set out mystery books before the sale opened at 8:00 am.