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Upcoming Events

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SAVE THE DATE

A benefit event
to support the next phase of our employment program

October 25th
6:30pm to 8:30
pm

at The Westport Library

in the Trefz Forum

In November 2021, Westport Book Sales began selling books on eBay.  Now we are piloting an expansion of our employment program, to engage employees with differing abilities in our eBay business.  Participation in our eBay business will provide training in valuable computer, data entry and office-type skills, broadening the work experience and marketability of our employees.  And it will provide support for our fledgling online sales business. 

 

Join us on October 25, 2023 for Chapter Two: Spanning From Retail to E-tail, and help raise funds to support this next phase of our employment program.  Join us for live music, light bites & beverages, a paddle-raise, and both a live and a silent auction of a representative sample of the kinds of things we sell on eBay, plus artwork and signed books donated uniquely for this event.

 

A catalog of auction items will be posted when tickets go on sale, and will include:   a first edition of Saint-Exupery's The Little Prince   ----   a poster autographed by Sylvester Stallone  ----  books signed by Laura Linney   -----   2 new copies of The New Yorker in Westport  donated by its authors Eve Potts and Andrew Bentley   ----   a custom lenticular artwork created by Miggs Burroughs   ----   and much more!  PLUS bid on the opportunity for you and three guests to have one hour exclusive access to our next big Library Book Sale event on December 1, 2023 before anyone else is admitted to the sale! 

Chapter Two Benefit Tickets are $75 per person and will go on sale beginning September 25th.  Check back here then!

Chapter  Two  Benefit  Committee

Jocelyn Barandiaran  |  Robin Berggren  |  Katherine Caro  |  Simon Curtis  |  Mimi Greenlee |  

Eileen Lavigne Flug  |  Sharuna Mahesh  | gLinda Monteiro-Hopper  |

Event  Sponsors

Dan Levinson                                   Eileen Lavigne Flug

Jocelyn & Walter Barandiaran           Robin & Brad Berggren

Linda & Scott Hopper                       Ann Sheffer & Bill Scheffler      Rolleri & Sheppard CPAs, LLP

To become a sponsor please contact info@westportbooksales.org

Catering by Seaside Sliders.  Auction items donated by Eve Potts & Andrew Bentley, Norm Siegel, Miggs Burroughs, Nina Bentley, Kirsten Rao, and Rowene Weems

Next Book Sale Event

Our next Big Book Sale Event

is scheduled for December 1 through December 4, 2023

inside the Westport Library

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Want to support your community? Volunteer at the next Book Sale! 

For information about volunteering, send an email to volunteers@westportbooksaleventures.org

Details about the December 2023 Book Sale will be posted approximately 6 weeks before the sale.

 

Can't wait until our next Book Sale Event?  Shop all year 'round at our Westport Book Shop at 23 Jesup Road in downtown Westport.  For store hours and other information, click here.  Or shop with us online, at our eBay store www.ebay.com/str/westportbooksalesct -- items are added to our eBay store on a regular basis.

Don't miss out -- join our mailing list to receive email notifications about our Book Sale Events and other book sale news. 

Reception for September Exhibiting Artist
Maj Kalfus
Wednesday, September 20, 2023

Meet local artist Maj Kalfus at a reception for the Westport Book Shop's exhibiting guest artist at the Shop's Drew Friedman Art Place for the month of September.

Join us on Wednesday, September 20, 2023,  from 6:00pm to 7:30pm, at the Westport Book Shop, 23 Jesup Road. 

 

All artwork on display is available for purchase.

RSVP encouraged -- call 203-349-5141 and let us know you're coming! or send an email to bookshop@westportbooksaleventures.org

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Upcoming Book Shop Events

Upcoming Westport Book Shop Events

ONLINE Book Sale -- Ongoing

The Westport Library Book Sale is online!

Visit our Online Shop here, and browse a selection of:

  • Children's Books 

  • Books for Adults, from our Fiction, Mystery, Science Fiction & Fantasy, Biography, History and Politics, Arts, Architecture & Design, Photography categories, and more!

  • Music CDs from various genres

  • Jigsaw puzzles

Choose to have your purchases shipped to you, or pick up your order at the Westport Book Shop, 23 Jesup Road.

"Noteworthy" items are available for sale on our ebay store:

www.ebay.com/str/WestportBookSalesCT

Items are added to our online stores regularly, so check back often!

Join our mailing list to receive email notifications about our online book shop and our latest offerings.

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