Upcoming Events

***All Friends volunteer activities and work have been suspended through Sunday, March 29.***

All Over the Page: And Then There Were None by Agatha Christie — Monday, May 11, 6:30 p.m.

Children’s Festival of Reading (includes Friends Used Book Sale) — Saturday, May 16, 10 a.m.–3 p.m.

Cedar Bluff Branch Used Book Sale — Friday, May 29, and Saturday, May 30, 10 a.m.–5 p.m. MORE>

All Over the Page: The Book Woman of Troublesome Creek by Kim Michele Richardson — Monday, June 8, 6:30 p.m.

Karns Branch Used Book Sale — Thursday, June 11, and Saturday, June 13, 10 a.m.–5 p.m. MORE>

Howard Pinkston Branch Used Book Sale — Thursday, June 25, and Saturday, June 27, 10 a.m.–5 p.m. MORE>

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Friends KCPL shares news, announcements, and stories about what Friends and the Knox County Public Library are doing in the community. The Used Book Gazette keeps readers up to date about the Annual Used Book Sale, Branch Sales, and other special sales throughout the year. Sign up for these free electronic newsletters to stay in the loop about programs, book sales, and other events.

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Photo Credit: Friends-sponsored author visits, such as that of Jon Meacham (shown here with Governor Bill Haslam) on President’s Day 2013, contribute to the cultural vibrancy of our community. Photographer: Jack E. Williams