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Friends of the Johnson County Library

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Senior Discount.

Senior Discount Days

Save 10% on your purchases at the Friends Used Book Stores if you are 60 years or older:

Mondays – Antioch Used Book Store

Fridays – Blue Valley Used Book Store

Additional 10% discount when you show your current Friends of the Library membership card.

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Bookstores

Teachers Rock!

To show our love, teachers receive a 10% discount off all Friends Used Bookstore purchases with a valid school I.D. We have a large selection of student and classroom resources at the Antioch and Blue Valley stores including school reads, YA teen books, classics and literature, and children's books. Bargain priced from 25 cents to $2.

Used Bookstores

Shop our stores at Antioch and Blue Valley Libraries.
Monday 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Tuesday 10 a.m. - 8 p.m.
Wednesday 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Thursday 10 a.m. - 8 p.m.
Friday 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Saturday 11 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Sunday closed

More Info

Contact the Friends

Friends of the Johnson County Library
P.O. Box 183
Shawnee Mission, KS 66201
(913) 492-4791
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Book Sale Donations

Small donations of gently used items can be made at the following neighborhood library locations:

For larger donations (more than one sack) please call the Friends donation line at (913) 492-4791 to schedule a time to drop it off at the book sorting center. More about book donations »

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Shop our online bookstores

Find rare and unique books online and support the Library with your purchases! Shop the Friends online bookstores at Amazon, eBay or AbeBooks.

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Upcoming Book Sales

2014 Sizzlin' Summer Used Book Sale

Wednesday, June 11, 2014 at 10:00 AM
Off-site

2014 Sizzlin' Summer Used Book Sale

Thursday, June 12, 2014 at 10:00 AM
Off-site

2014 Sizzlin' Summer Used Book Sale

Friday, June 13, 2014 at 10:00 AM
Off-site

2014 Sizzlin' Summer Used Book Sale

Saturday, June 14, 2014 at 10:00 AM
Off-site

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