Fill up on books at the $5 Blowout Bag Sale on Feb. 4!

It’s that time again! You deserve some great reading material to get through the rest of the winter. Come in out of the cold and fill up on books at the Friends of West Florida Public Library’s $5 Blowout Book Sale. The rules are simple: just pay $5 for a brown paper...

A Call to Artists for Altered Books

In recognition of National Friends of Libraries Week (October 16-22) the Friends of West Florida Public Library is sponsoring an Altered Books Exhibition. You are invited to get creative and alter or transform a book. An altered book is a form of mixed media artwork that changes...

Big Fall Book Sale to be held Sept. 30 – Oct. 2

Cool weather is (hopefully) right around the corner, but the deals are just heating up. Friends of West Florida Public Library, a non-profit support organization of the West Florida Public Library, will hold its Big Fall Book Sale from Sept. 30 through Oct. 2 at the downtown Main...

Blowout Bag Sale returns Aug. 6

Summertime, and the living’s easy! You may have eased on through that stack of summer reading, but you can always restock at the Friends of WFPL $5 Blowout Bag Sale. It’s simple: just pay $5 for a brown paper bag, and whatever books you can fit inside are yours to take...

2016 Big Spring Book Sale coming April 29-May 1

Friends of West Florida Public Library, a non-profit support organization of the West Florida Public Library, will hold its Big Spring Book Sale from April 29 to May 1 at the downtown Main Library, 239 N. Spring Street. Thousands of hardcover, paperback, and collectible books...

Author discusses “My Life with Death”

How accurate are the forensic investigations in television shows like “CSI,” “Law and Order” and “Bones”? Can a medical examiner really glean all that information from a dead body, as shown in “Making a Murderer”? If you’re just dying to find out, join the Friends of West Florida...

$5 Blowout Bag Sale returns Jan. 30

It took a while, but winter is finally here. Come in out of the cold and stock up on reading material for the New Year at the Friends of WFPL $5 Blowout Book Sale! It’s simple… just pay $5 for a brown paper bag, and whatever books you can fit inside are yours to take home. Buy as...

Big Fall Book Sale to be held September 25, 26 & 27

Friends of West Florida Public Library, a non-profit support organization of the West Florida Public Library, will hold its Big Fall Book Sale and Silent Auction September 25, 26 & 27 at the downtown Main Library, 239 N. Spring Street. Thousands of hardcover, paperback, and...

Annual meeting on Aug. 29

Please join us for the 2015 Annual Meeting of the Friends of West Florida Public Library. Saturday, August 29th Main Library – 239 N. Spring Street 6:00 Hors d’Oeuvres 7:00 Dinner and Entertainment Dinner – $40 per person featuring: Flannery O’Connor: In...

$5 Blowout Book Sale on Aug. 1

Summer is heating up, but it’s always a good time to go book shopping. What better way to stock your shelves for a good cause than at the Friends of West Florida Public Library $5 Blowout Book Sale? It’s simple… just pay $5 for a brown paper bag, and whatever books you can fit...