At a Glance

We accept donations Tuesdays, Thursdays, and Saturdays, 9am-12 noon.  The last day for donations is Saturday, September 17.  prepare your donations for drop-off, check our Donations page for information about acceptable items and tax receipts.

Our May and October Book Sales are the main source of funding for the Friends of the Tompkins County Public Library organization.   The proceeds from our twice-yearly book sales mainly benefits the Tompkins County Public Library  (TCPL) and the Finger Lakes Library System (FLLS).  We also support organizations working for literacy in Tompkins County.  Check out Where Does the Money Go.


How To Volunteer

Our location – traveling by car or bus


Looking ahead...

  • The 2016 Fall Sale is October 8-10, 15-17, & 22-25.    Senior Day and Student Night are on Wednesday, October 19.  Not-For-Profit Day is on Wednesday, October 26.  Check out the hours for each Sale day here.
  • The Friends Annual meeting, Wednesday, November 16, 12:30-2pm, at Tompkins County Public Library.




Last updated: August 22, 2016 at 14:55 pm