Friends of the Palm Springs Library launch online auction

The Friends of the Palm Springs Library (Friends), established in 1971, will be hosting an online auction to celebrate 50 years of supporting the library!

Back by popular demand, the Friends are offering you another fabulous auction from Wednesday, November 10 from 9:00 a.m. to Sunday, November 14 at 6:00 p.m. online at

Items sold at auction include rare books, books grouped by genre, beautiful artwork, some vintage items, and of course themed gift baskets. All monetary donations are used to support important library programs and services such as summer reading program, teen programs, book clubs, koi pond maintenance, purchase new books, DVDs, eBooks, audiobooks and more! So let the auction begin!

Winning bidders can pick up their items at the Palm Springs Library (or the Frey Building) starting Monday, November 15, 2021. The auction administrator will contact winners via email to schedule a date and time for convenient withdrawal.

The Friends’ mission is to support the library through the purchase of books, films, music, visual arts, furniture and electronic equipment by raising funds through daily and annual book sales, d ‘special events, planned giving, annual membership fees and grants. The Friends is also a registered charity with, which allows, if selected during online purchase, that a percentage of purchases made go to the Friends of Palm Springs library! The Friends also defend and raise awareness of the library as a link between the library and the community and its elected officials. The Friends support programs that encourage reading, culture and the arts, as well as volunteer activities to support our larger community. To find out more about Friends or how to become a member, visit

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