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Job Posting: Friends Operations Manager

Do you know someone who dreams of running a bookstore? (Maybe it’s you!) The New Friends of the Beaverton City Library (NFBCL) is currently recruiting for a full-time manager to oversee all aspects of their operations. NFBCL owns and operates The Book Corner, a cozy and unique book store located near City Park in downtown […]

2017 in Review: A Message from the Friends

Thank you so much, Beaverton, for making 2017 such a great year!   Dear Beaverton community, 2017 has been a year of BIG changes for the New Friends of Beaverton City Library. This year, we completed an extensive renovation of the Book Corner store, hired a new store manager, and welcomed several new members to […]

Mayor Declares Week of Oct. 15th, 2017 “Friends of the Library Week”!

At the October 3, 2017 Beaverton City Council meeting, October 15 – 21, 2017 was declared by Mayor Denny Doyle to be “National Friends of the Library Week.” See the proclamation below. This is a wonderful acknowledgement of all the hard work our volunteers and board do during the year. We are so happy to […]

Annual Fall Used Book Sale: October 11-15, 2017

Please join the New Friends of the Beaverton City Library for the BIGGEST used book sale in the Friends’ history! We will have about 10,000 items for sale: Books, DVDs, CDs, and even vinyl records. Come view our great selection, get bargain prices (everything $1-5 ), and support your community. As always, all sale proceeds will benefit the […]

Pop-Up Book Sale at Beaverton City Library

This weekend, join us for a pop-up sale in the lobby of Beaverton City Library Main! Friday, 8/4, 10 a.m. – 6 p.m., and Saturday, 8/5, 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. Credit cards accepted!

Pop-Up Book Sale at Beaverton City Library

Next weekend, join us for a pop-up sale in the lobby of Beaverton City Library Main! This time, our sale will feature books about the outdoors (birds, gardens, hiking, etc.). Friday, 6/2, 10 a.m. – 6 p.m., and Saturday, 6/3, 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. Credit cards accepted!

The Book Corner Is Open Again!

Thanks to the hard work of our volunteers, The Book Corner is back open. Stop by during our new hours (Tuesday – Saturday, 11-5) to see the changes and to browse our wide selection of books, CDs, and DVDs.

Book Corner Open House Saturday, April 8

Celebrate the grand re-opening of the Book Corner on Saturday, April 8 from 11 AM to 5 PM. The Book Corner has been closed all winter for extensive remodeling and cleaning. Come see the difference and treat yourself to some great books, music and videos!

Another sneak peek at the remodel

Here is another sneak peek into the Book Corner remodeling project. Thanks to our volunteers who painted the living room this beautiful blue color, replaced the bookshelves, finished the floors and purchased new furniture. Thanks also to the City of Beaverton for capping the chimney. Please stop by and see all of the changes when […]

A peek inside the remodel

What a difference a little color makes! This lovely bright green makes the whole room feel like spring. New furniture and re-stained bookshelves complete the look. Thanks to our hardworking volunteers! Come see the space for yourself when the Book Corner reopens on Tuesday, April 4, with a grand reopening party on Saturday, April 8.    

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