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Friends of the Library -

Friends Book Fair

August 6 - 8

​The Family Arena
2002 Arena Parkway, St. Charles, MO 63303

Friday, August 6

Friends members will enjoy advance shopping hours on the opening day sale. Register to become a Friends member today. To enter at 9AM, Friends memberships must be received by July 30. Friends memberships will be sold on Friday immediately after the 9AM opening.

 9:00 am - Noon - Members-only admission.

∙ Noon - 9:00 pm - Open to the general public.


Saturday, August 7

∙ 9:00 am - 7:00 pm - Open to the general public.


Sunday, August 8

∙ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm - Open to the general public. $5 a bag day (most items). Standard plastic grocery bags will be provided. 

∙ 1:00 - 3:00 pm - Free books for nonprofits. Advance registration is required


Low, Low Prices! Popular Categories
Most items offered at these prices:

Standard Paperbacks - 50c

Oversize Paperbacks - $1

Hardbacks - $2

Children's & Teen Books - 50c

Cake Pans - $5

AV Materials - As Priced


Notes for 2021:

  • If the CDC advises against holding large gatherings due to Covid, the Book Fair could be canceled.
  • The 2021 Fair will NOT offer a large order staging area as in past years.
  • Attendees are strongly encouraged to wear a mask.
  • Donations are not accepted at the Book Fair. 


Money raised through memberships, merchandise sales, and book sales helps to fund a wide variety of Library events, services, and activities including...
Summer Reading program for all ages, book discussion kits, special events featuring authors and local performers, construction and expansion of Library branches, staff training workshops, and much more! 

Thank you to our amazing team of wonderful volunteers and everyone who attended our 2019 Friends Book Fair!