Annual Book Sale

in partnership with the Buda Public Library

Held at the City Municipal Complex during the first weekend of December. Shop a wide variety of gently used books for incredibly low prices while supporting the Buda Library!

  • *Members Preview Sale: Friday Night

  • General Public: Saturday and Sunday

*New memberships and annual renewals accepted at the door.

No book scanners allowed during the Friday night’s Members Only Preview. Book dealers welcome on Saturday and Sunday with a $75 donation.

FAQs

Do I need to be a member of the Friends of the Library to attend the sale?
Only the Preview Sale requires membership. Memberships may be purchased or renewed at the door during the Preview Sale.  

How much are books and materials (DVDs, CDs, etc) at the sale?

  • Fill a bag of books for $5.

  • Specialty books as priced.

  • Other items priced as marked.

Do I need to bring my own bags? No. Plastic bags are provided.

What forms of payment do you accept?
We only accept cash and checks. Please note all sales are final.

Where do the items in the sale come from?
Items are donated throughout the year by community members. The library donates items which have been pulled from circulation.

Do you sell children's books?
Yes. This is a popular section so we suggest you shop early!

Where is the book sale held? The sale will be held in the Multipurpose Room of the City Municipal Complex, 405 Loop St.

Is parking available at the City Municipal Complex? Yes.

Where do proceeds from the sale go?
ALL proceeds benefit the Buda Public Library. Your purchase helps support library programs and services and is an investment in our community!

What happens to the books at the end of the sale?
Materials are donated to local organizations and nonprofits.

Can I donate books during the sale?
We welcome your donations before and after the sale. Books can be donated throughout the year at the Buda Library.

Can I volunteer at the sale?
Yes. We typically need help unpacking boxes and sorting books (some light lifting required).