Friends of the Gilroy Library are offering Grab Bags of books for $5.
Many Genres are available, from Sci Fi, Mysteries, Romances, Gardening, Young Adult selections, children’s books, dvds and more. They are available for purchase from the Gilroy Library during Curbside Pickup hours, 1-5 pm, Monday thru Saturday, starting August 3. Exact cash sales only. Here is a chance to support the Library during the covid-19 shut down. Books have been quarantined for at least 72 hours before being placed inside the grocery bags, and sealed up. Thank you for supporting the Gilroy Library!
Due to the COVID-19 pandemic and in light of the temporary closures of public libraries and bookstores across the country, you and your patrons can access the digital issue of BookPage through Issuu.com. Click on the arrow to page through the issue.
NOTICE: DUE TO LIBRARY POLICY OF CANCELLING EVENTS AS A PRECAUTION AGAINST COVID-19 – Effective immediately, the bookstore is closed until further notice.
FRIENDS of the GILROY LIBRARY Board Meeting
Wednesday August 5, 2020 7:00 – 8:00 p.m.
Zoom meeting, by invitation
A new study shows that students learn way more effectively from print textbooks than screens
Tote bags now in PURPLE, too!!! Still only $2.
As FRIENDS, we …
- promote the public use and community support of the Gilroy Library,
- foster appreciation of Library’s value as a cultural and educational asset to the community,
- encourage the extension and improvement of Library services.
As of January 1, 2018, book prices are as follows: Saturday Bag of Book price – Members $5 and Non-members $8. The price for regular paperback books is 50 cents each, and both trade paperbacks, large paperbacks and hardcover books are $1.00 each. CDs and DVDs are $1.00 each. Blu-ray discs $3.00 each. Members enjoy a 25% discount on other purchases.
Thank you to all who have contributed to the Friends of the Gilroy Library! Contributors from Benevity have had their donations doubled (more information here http://www.benevity.com/) and through YourCause (https://solutions.yourcause.com/)! Both new memberships and membership renewals through Paypal, allow us to cut costs! Financial donations enable us to support the wide ranging Gilroy Library programs.