Friends of Kent Free Library volunteers will be in the library parking lot on Saturday, August 21 from 10:00 – 2:00 to accept your donations right from the trunk of your car.

Acceptable items include:

  • Popular fiction in hardback and paperback
  • New non-fiction (generally published within the last 2-3 years)
  • Gently used children’s books
  • DVDs, CDs, and unabridged audiobooks on CD
  • Local history items related to Kent

The Friends cannot accept:

  • Items in poor physical condition. This includes items that are yellowed, dirty, torn, missing pages or cover, brittle pages, mildewed or otherwise hazardous to someone’s health, excessive highlighting or handwriting, and scratched or worn audiovisual items
  • Textbooks
  • Mail order catalogs
  • Magazines (except Craft, Gardening, Cooking or Hobby subjects from the current year)
  • Encyclopedias, full or partial sets
  • Condensed/Abridged books, including Reader’s Digest
  • Cassettes (audio or video)