Friends of the Manheim Community Library Book Sale

Books for the Friends Spring Book sale are being accepted at the library during library hours. If you will be dropping off a large volume of books, please let us serve you by bringing them to the Donation Drop-off days.


Donate your used books in good condition to the Friends Book Sale. Bring them to the back of the Library/Manheim Borough Building at 15 East High Street, Manheim, during the following dates, weather permitting:
  • Saturday, March 9, 2024 10:00am – 12:00pm
  • Saturday, March 16, 2024 10:00am – 12:00pm
  • Saturday, April 6, 2024 10:00am – 12:00pm

Donations should be items that are in good condition (you would be proud to give it to a friend), including:

  • Children’s or teen books
  • Hardcover fiction or non-fiction
  • DVDs
  • Mass market paperbacks (in “like new” condition, copyright 1980 or newer)
  • Trade (large) paperbacks
  • Travel books (copyright within 5 years)
  • clean fabrics and yarn

We Do Not Accept:

  • Text Books
  • Encyclopedias
  • Reader’s Digest condensed versions
  • Pamphlets


The Friends are looking for community members to help out at their upcoming Spring book sale. Jump in and be a part of all the fun! Sign up below.

Spring Book Sale Sign-up


Friends of Manheim Community Library receive early access to the Book Sale on Preview Night, Wednesday May 8th from 3pm-5pm.

Not a Friend?
Join by mail with a check or online by credit card. Mail-in applications may be picked up at the Library or you may download the FOL Membership Brochure 2024. If you choose to join online, you will need to complete the membership form and payment transaction separately at


Spring Book Sale

The Friends of the Manheim Community Library are hosting their annual Spring Book Sale at the Manheim Farm Show Building.

Fall Book Sale dates and hours:

The Book Sale will be held:

Wednesday, May 8th from 5pm-7pm

Thursday, May 9th and Friday, May 10th from 9am-7pm

Saturday, May 11th from 9am-1pm

Bag Sale:

1 bag – $6+tax

2 bags – $10+tax

Thousands of books, CDs, DVDs, audio books, videos, and puzzles will be available for purchase. Books are suitable for all ages and include many New York Times bestselling authors and award-winning children’s works.

Proceeds from the Friends of the Manheim Community Library Book Sale are used to support the needs of the Manheim Community Library.