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Guilford Friends of the Library 37th Annual Book and Bake Sale


FRIENDSFind great reads at Guilford Friends of the Library’s 37th Annual Book and Bake Sale. Discover tens of thousands of books in dozens of categories from art to zoology plus children’s books galore. Specialty items include fine art prints, DVDs and vinyl, vintage books, and printed memorabilia. On Saturday only, home-baked treats while they last. On Sunday, everything at half price.


Friday, September 28 | 9 am to 6 pm

Saturday, September 29 | 9 am to 4 pm – Baked goods for sale

Sunday, September 30 | 11 am to 3 pm – All books half price


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How to Put the “Wow!” in Your College Application Essay


Do you want to write a personal statement that will excite admissions officers? You know, the kind that reveals your strengths and passions in a voice uniquely your own. Lynn Haney Trowbridge is here to help. She’ll share insider tips on composing the Common App essay and the Supplemental portions. She’ll even show you how to craft an effective scholarship personal statement to maximize your financial package. Free and open to all students and parents. Wednesday, September 19 from 6:30 to 7:30 pm. Please register.

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To Be Read


Looking for the next hot read? Something new and exciting? Join us for an exclusive look at some amazing books coming out in the next few months. At TBR you will be the first to get a sneak peek at the best new books BEFORE they hit the stacks! You might also have a chance to leave with a free book! What’s on your TBR pile? Snacks will be served! Free and open to all students in grades 7 to 12. Thursday, September 20 from 6 to 7:30 pm. Please register.

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