Book Sale

Friends of Kirkwood Public Library Book Sale

The Friends of the Kirkwood Public Library will hold a book sale on August 28 and 29 in the Library, 140 E. Jefferson Avenue, Kirkwood. The sale will feature a variety of books, including children’s books, fiction, mystery, history, biography, art, cookbooks, CDs, DVDs, and more. The hours of the sale are Friday, August 28 from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m.; and Saturday, August 29 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. There is no entry fee. Book prices are generally in the $.50 to $3.00 range, with payment by cash or check. No credit or debit cards. All proceeds benefit the Kirkwood Public Library. For further information, call 314-821-5770, x1023, or email



Book Donations

The Library accepts donations year-round at its two drop-off spots.  One is inside the Library on the west side of the circulation desk.  The other is the bin at the back of the library.  For large donations, call the Friends at 314-821-5770, ext. 1023, to arrange a time to bring in the books. 

We are looking for books – fiction and nonfiction, hard cover and paperback—that are in good (“resellable”) condition.  We also take CDs and DVDs.   We cannot take encyclopedias, magazines, or VHS tapes.