Friends of the Manheim Community Library Book Sale

Friends of Manheim Community Library Spring Book Sale logo

Save the Date! The Friends of Manheim Community Library are excited to announce their upcoming book sale at the Manheim Farm Show Exhibition Building on Adele Ave. Thousands of used books, CDs, DVDs, audio books, 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.

Wednesday, May 5, 4 – 6 PM

Thursday, May 6, 9AM – 7 PM
Friday, May 7, 9AM – 7 PM
Saturday, May 8, 9 AM – NOON

Saturday Bag Sale: 1 bag $6+tax; 2 bags $10+tax

Moes Popup Fundraiser FlyerAttention friends, neighbors, and local Taco-Lovers!!
Join us at a Moe’s Neighborhood Popup Fundraiser during the Friends of the Manheim Community Library Spring Book Sale. Take a night off from cooking, while supporting Manheim Community Library! For every kit sold, $5 will be donated to Friends of Manheim Community Library.
PREORDER a Moe’s Family Taco Kit with your choice of chicken, ground beef, ½ chicken & ½ ground beef or vegetarian (see flyer for all included ingredients). It’s a DEAL @ $36.99+tax
This is a fun, convenient way to have dinner ready (and more time to shop the Book Sale!) Make Friday, May 7th Taco Night and show your support for the Library!
How to Order:

1. Place your order by 10:00am on Friday May 7th. Fill out this form to submit your order.

*Be sure to choose “Friends of Manheim Comm. Library 5/7” when choosing the neighborhood you are picking up from.
2. Pick up will be at Manheim Farm Show, 502 E Adele Ave, Manheim, PA 17545 5:30 and 6pm on Friday May 7th. When picking up your order, just stay in your vehicle, give us your name, we will bring your order right to your vehicle and you are on your way.

Book Donation Drop Off Events

  • Thursday, March 18: 6:30 – 7:30 PM
    in the parking lot behind the Library
  • Saturday, March 27: 10 AM – NOON
    in the parking lot behind the Library
  • Thursday, April 8: 6:30 – 7:30 PM
    in the parking lot behind the Library
  • Saturday, May 1: 10 AM – NOON
    Farm Show Exhibition Hall
  • Monday, May 3: 5:00 – 7:30 PM
    Farm Show Exhibition Hall

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, or travel books (copyright within 5 years).

We Do Not Accept:
textbooks, encyclopedias, Reader’s Digest condensed versions, pamphlets


Help us make this the most successful Friends of the Manheim Community Library Book Sale yet! Volunteer to sort the hundreds of donated books, media, and puzzles or to help during the sale.

Sorting and preparation will take place Monday, May 3rd and Tuesday, May 4th. The Spring Book Sale begins with a Friends-only preview sale on May 5th from 4-6 PM. The sale is open to the public Thursday, May 6th and Friday, May 7th from 9 AM to 7 PM and Saturday, May 8th from 9 AM to noon.

Want to help? Just click on the link below to sign up on our Time to Sign Up page.

Monday, May 3rd Book Sorting Sign-up

Tuesday, May 4th Book Sorting Sign-up

Spring Book Sale Sign-up