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Mid-Winter Book Sale

From Saturday, February 17, 2018 -  09:00am
To Sunday, February 18, 2018 - 05:00pm

compressed 2016 mid winter book sale pequot library - CopyHours: 9am - 5pm daily

In Pequot Library's Auditorium. Admission is free.

All proceeds benefit Pequot Library's literary and cultural programs and services, art exhibitions, town-wide community events, music concerts, author talks, summer reading programs for children, and book discussions for adults.

Book Sales also provide affordable books, CDs, DVDs, LPs for the town; provide materials for under-served neighboring public school systems; and provide great volunteer opportunities for the community!

Volunteer at the Mid-Winter Book Sale!
Sign up online
Thank you!

The annual Mid-Winter Book Sale is the little sister of the Library’s nationally known Summer Book Sale. The Mid-Winter Sale is smaller but more intimate with many treasures and bargains to be found.

Mid-winter Book SaleBook Sale Categories include:
• Fiction/Classics
• Mystery
• Biography
• History
• Cookbooks
• LPs -- including folk music*
• Children
• CDs/DVDs/other media
• Signed books
• Vintage Magazines

*Rare and obscure folk and Folk-Legacy albums

Plus a small section of Connecticut-themed books!

Come in from the cold, browse for books and media in a cozy, intimate environment.

resized-for web mark naftalin r  on piano at pequot library mid winter book sale 2013 - CopyEnjoy live blues and bluegrass music!

Saturday and Sunday 1:00 - 2:30pm
Rock and Roll Hall of Fame pianist, Mark Naftalin and his talented friends will perform at the Book Sale.

For the live WPKN broadcast, Mark will play piano solos on the Library's extraordinary Steinway concert grand piano, and will be joined by a cast of Friends for an all-acoustic concert.
The Friends are:
Paul Gabriel - guitar and vocals
Chance Browne - guitar, harmonica, and vocals
Daniel J - guitar, harmonica, and vocals
J.D. Seem - guitar and vocals
Mark Zaretsky - harmonica and vocals
Manny Foglio - harmonica and vocals
Peter Menta - harmonica and percussion
Crispin Cioe - saxophone
David Anastasia - upright bass
David "Bobo" Lavorgna - upright bass
Barry Urich - drums
Mark Naftalin - piano

Hosted by Mark Naftalin and Doug Echols

Media Sponsor and broadcasting live from Pequot Library both days:

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(Snow Day: If Ol' Man Winter causes the Library to be closed on Saturday or Sunday, the book sale will resume on Monday, February 19th.)

Location : Auditorium
Contact : Front Desk (203) 259-0346 ext. 115