Friends of Booth Library

  • Upcoming Book Sale Celebrated With Library Exhibition

    In preparation for the 40th anniversary Friends of the Library Annual Book Sale, coming July 11-15 to Reed Intermediate School, an exhibit on view at C.H. Booth Library showcases a sample of what will be available at this year’s book sale/library fundraiser.

    The exhibit, a collaboration between the library and Newtown Cultural Arts Commission, will be on display through June during regular library hours: Monday through Thursday, 9:30 am-8 pm; Friday, 9:30 am-5 pm; Saturday, 9:30 am-5 pm; and Sunday, 12-5 pm.

  • Book Donation Day Scheduled At Library

    The Friends of the C.H. Booth Library counts on donations dropped off to the library for the Annual Book Sale, the biggest fundraiser of the year for the library support organization. With the library closed due to flooding all of January and February, fewer donations than normal have been received.

  • Children’s Book Sale, Magic Shows At Library

    C.H. Booth Library’s summer reading program officially begins on Monday, June 24. Children and parents are invited a special children’s book sale that day, sponsored by the Friends of the Library, from 9:30 am to 5 pm.

  • Friends Schedule Book Donation Day

    Friends of the C.H. Booth Library will once again host a Book Donation Day, Sunday, April 7, from noon to 5 pm, in the rear parking lot of the library at 25 Main Street.

    Donations of books, CDs, DVDs, LPs, and computer games are sought. The Friends of the C.H. Booth Library holds an annual book sale to benefit programs at the library. The books sale depends on donations in order to continue to provide a broad selection of book genres, music, movies, and games.