Friends of Lakewood Libraries book sale

Published on March 07, 2023

Two smiling girls holding books at book fair

The Friends of the Lakewood Libraries (FOLL) book sale is set for Saturday, April 1 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Angelo M. Iacoboni Library at 4990 Clark Ave. in the Lakewood Civic Center.

Visitors will find low-priced deals on used non-fiction, novels, children’s and large-format books and media.

Shoppers are encouraged to bring their own shopping bags to the event.

FOLL is also seeking volunteers to serve on its Board of Directors and oversee volunteer activities, the scholarship program or internet book sales, to serve as parliamentarian, or just to lend a hand on library support activities. For details, see the flyer(PDF, 2MB) or email

Members-only sale information

The FOLL "Members only" sale is Friday, March 31 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

"Members only" times are also open to disabled patrons.

Non-member shoppers may purchase FOLL memberships at the door and take advantage of the widest selection before the public sale.

Memberships start as low as $5 for seniors, $10 for individuals and $15 for a family. Dues are tax deductible.



Proceeds from the sale support Lakewood's two local libraries in many ways, including:

  • Purchases of additional books, books on CDs, DVDs and periodicals.  
  • Programming funds to bring professional performers or workshop presenters for a variety of arts and educational events.
  • Incentives for the children’s Summer Reading Program.
  • Movie licensing and supplies for art activities and STEM projects for all ages.
  • Furniture to improve library spaces.

For more information on FOLL, visit