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AmazonSmile for the Library

Amazon Smile Logo with text You Shop. Amazon Gives. It's as easy as 1 2 3 with four red and green presents underneath it

Already using Amazon.com? Bring smiles to the Friends of the Nevins Library this year by using AmazonSmile when ordering gifts online.

What could be better than getting your gift shopping done and contributing to the library at the same time? And, it’s easy to access!

It’s easy as 1-2-3:

  1. Go to smile.amazon.com
  2. Choose the Friends of the Nevins Memorial Library Inc. as your choice of charities
  3. Shop, and O.5% of your purchase will be donated to the Friends of the Nevins Library by the AmazonSmile Foundation!

And just like that, you’re helping support the Friends raise money for museum passes; programs for all ages; a subscription to the free book review magazine Book Page; and so much more.

For more information, CLICK HERE.


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2020 Spring Book Sale!

IT’S BAAAACK!!!:  The Friends Spring 2020 Book Sale

It’s back and bigger than ever!  For the first time ever, the Friends are offering 5 whole days of sale, including a preview and two bargain days.

Great Books, Great Bargains, Great Prices!

Friday March 20, 2020                 5pm – 8pm (Paid Preview Night, $20 entrance fee)

Saturday March 21, 2020             9am – 5pm

Sunday March 22, 2020               12pm – 4pm

Monday, March 23, 2020             9am – 8pm (Bargain Day)

Tuesday, March 24, 2020             9am – 8pm (Bargain Day)

 

Books, puzzles, CDs & DVDs and more…

Proceeds benefit library programs and services!

Credit Cards Now Accepted — $5 Minimum

 

 

 


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Baked Goods to the Rescue!

The Friends’ of the Nevins Library present:

An Old Fashioned Bake Sale

Tuesday November 26th, 2019

10:00 AM – 8:00 PM

Get ready for Thanksgiving with the Friends’ of the Nevins Library. We’ll have goodies of all kinds. From Coffee Cakes to cookies, to breads and rolls!  Come and get something delicious for a good cause!

Cash, Checks, and Credit Cards will be accepted!

Let Us Do Your Baking!

For more information contact Lois Jacobs at 978-686-4080.


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Spring Book Sale 2019

Spring is in the air — the crocus are emerging, the robins are delighted and the Friends of the Library are opening the doors for the Spring Book Sale!

Come to browse and buy at the Library Book Sale.  All proceeds go to the Friends of the Nevins Library and are used to support library programs and services. Thousands of books, puzzles, dvd’s and cd’s.  Prices range from $ . 50 to $2.00 for most items.

Friday March 15th, 5pm-8pm – Book Sale Preview Night

Get a sneak peek and chance to buy before the general public comes in on Saturday morning. The cost to enter the Preview Sale is $20 per person.

Sale continues:

Saturday, March 16th 9am-5pm

Sunday, March 17th Noon –4pm

Monday, March 18th 9am-8pm – Bargain Day!

Happy foraging!

For more information, contact Carla Friedrich at 978-686-4080 x33 or cfriedrich@nevinslibrary.org


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2018 Friends Quilt Raffle

Need something to stay warm on those chilly December/January/February/March and beyond Months?

The Friends of the Nevins Library are holding a raffle for a beautiful and unique book-themed quilt, The Cat Who Quilted, quilted and designed by Joanne Billings.

Tickets for the raffle will be sold at the Main Desk, 6 for $5, or one for a dollar.  The winning ticket will be drawn on December 19th.

Here’s a photo of just part of it. Amazing!!! Come see the whole quilt on display on the Main Floor of the Library across from the Main Desk!!!


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It’s not too late — Get Gifts from B & N AND support the Nevins Library

Image result for barnes & noble bookfairIt’s not too late to order items online from Barnes & Noble and support the Nevins Library. Even if you missed the grand event on Saturday Dec. 1st at the Salem, NH Barnes & Noble store, you can still order items online from B&N  from 12/3/18 through 12/6/18 and a percentage of the proceeds will go to benefit the Friends of the Library.

All you have to do is visit bn.com/bookfairs and enter Bookfair ID 12437794 at checkout.  It’s a win-win situation!

In the past years, the Friends of the Library have used the proceeds from this fundraiser to purchase more books for our collection as well as to fund many diverse programs for kids to adults.

I know many of my friends and family will be getting books from me for Christmas this year! 🙂

 

 

 


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Order online from B&N and support the Nevins Library

Image result for barnes & noble bookfairIt’s not too late to order items online from Barnes & Noble and support the Nevins Library. Even if you missed the grand event on Dec. 2nd at the Salem, NH Barnes & Noble store, you can still order items online from B&N today and a percentage of the proceeds will go to benefit the Friends of the Library.

All you have to do is visit bn.com/bookfairs and enter Bookfair ID 12252177 at checkout.  It’s a win-win situation!

Last year the library was able to purchase a replacement set of Shakespeare plays, more how-to books, and extra bestsellers with the proceeds from the previous year’s B&N book fair.

I know many of my friends and family will be getting books from me for Christmas this year! 🙂

 

 

 


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Krispy Kreme & the Nevins Library: so sweet together!

The Friends of the Nevins Library have brought back the yummiest fundraiser of the year!

 Help support Phase II of our Nevins Garden by buying Krispy Kreme’s signature glazed donuts.

Only $9 per dozen.  Pre-order at the main desk; pick up will be on June 27th at 1pm.