The Bookstore is opening July 7th with NEW DONATION GUIDELINES...
Due to space limitations, donations must be pre-approved before leaving bags or boxes of books at the Bookstore or the Library.
TO ARRANGE A DONATION DROP-OFF, OR IF YOU HAVE ANY QUESTIONS, PLEASE EMAIL FOALBOOKSTORE@GMAIL.COM
The Alice Creasy Rew Bookstore is located in the lobby of the Atascadero Library. This is the place to find great used books for sale at fabulous bargain prices. The Bookstore offers fiction and non-fiction, children's books, coffee table books, magazines, CDs, DVDs, and audio books. The bookstore is staffed by helpful volunteers and is generally open whenever the library is open; PROVIDED volunteers are available.
Stop by and browse.
WE CANNOT ACCEPT the following:
Books that aremoldy or mildewed due to storage in an attic, garage, etc.
Books that are underlined, highlighted, or with dog-eared pages
Books that are torn, missing pages or have broken spines
Books with stapled or spiral bindings
Reference Books, Encyclopedias, and Text Books
Reader’s Digest condensed books
VHS or Cassette tapes.
WE DO ACCEPT:
Magazines – news magazines must be dated within 2 months of the date brought into the bookstore
DVDs and CDs
Children’s Books printed after 1990 (prior to this the printers ink contained some lead)
Mass Market/Paperbacks in good condition
Fiction and Non-Fiction published within the last 5 years
PLEASE DO NOT LEAVE DONATIONS IN THE LOBBY OF THE COUNTY BUILDING.
Volunteers are almost always needed to help out at the bookstore and at the book sales. If you stop by the Bookstore and it is closed, it's more than likely because there aren't any volunteers available to staff it. SO, if you have a few hours to spare and would like to help, contact Sharon.
Volunteer Interest Form
If you are interested in volunteering, please review, complete, and return the Volunteer Interest Form found HERE.
YOUR NAME WILL BE PLACED ON A LIST FOR VOLUNTEERING IN THE BOOKSTORE AS SOON AS IT RE-OPENS!