The Friends of Portland Public Library are back with an even larger selection of books, records, CDs and DVDs for the 2015 book sale! The book sale will offer tens of thousands of books under $3, and other rare books and related items. The sale will take place in the Catherine McAuley High School Gymnasium located at 631 Stevens Avenue from Thursday, June 16 through Sunday, June 19 - with a Sneak Preview Day for Friends Members Only on June 16.


  • Thursday, June 16 4 p.m. - 8 p.m.

For Friends of the Portland Public Library only (You can join at the Door)

 Open to the Public

  • Friday, June 17 10 a.m. - 7 p.m.
  • Saturday, June 18 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.
  • Sunday, June 19 10 a.m. - 3 p.m.

If you are interested in volunteering for this event, please send an email to:

Friends of the Portland Public Library was created to further the Mission of the Portland Public Library and promote community engagement among Library patrons. Working in close partnership with the Library, the Friends organize an Annual Book Sale in which all proceeds benefit the Library.

A special “Friends Only” preview takes place on Thursday. Pay at the door!

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