Book Sale

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Book Sale

Age Group:

Family, Teens, Adults
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Program Description

Program Details


Find great deals on thousands of used items, including books, movies, music, and more! 

  • Thursday, July 6 -- 5:30 to 8:30pm
    Admission $2; Free admission and early entry starting at 5 p.m. for donors to the Ames Public Library Friends Foundation at the $20 level and above
  • Friday, July 7 -- 9am to 6pm
    Free admission
  • Saturday, July 8 -- 9am to 6pm 
    Free admission
  • Sunday, July 9 -- 12 to 5pm 
    Last day! Admission $1, and everything is free! (Auditorium only)


Make sure to stop by the Literary Grounds Bookstore for a special sale! $1 off everything in the store (except book bundles and items marked $1).


Presented by the Ames Public Library Friends Foundation. Proceeds from the Book Sale are used to enhance Library programs and services.

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