March Update

by in Past Monthly Updates March 1, 2019


Be sure to attend the members-only book sale on Friday, March 1 from 2:00 to 4:00 pm in the library’s meeting room. Take advantage of the less crowded atmosphere of the members-only sale. The regular Saturday sale for the general public takes place every Saturday from 9:00 to 11:30 a.m. The sales on March 1 and 2 will also feature children’s books at the irresistible price of 10 items for $1.00.

Books are also available for sale  in the library’s lobby at fifty cents per item whenever the library is open.  There are no better bargains for book lovers.


With licensing funding provided by your CFOL, the Chico branch library presents family-friendly movies every Sunday afternoon at 2:00 p.m. in the library’s meeting room. What a great opportunity to catch up on movies you may have missed or to revisit old favorites. See you at the movies!


Chico Friends of the Library annual meeting and election of officers will be held on Tuesday, May 21 at 7:00 p.m. in the Chico branch library’s meeting room. Announcement of the guest speaker and program details will appear in next month’s update.


Making a purchase from  Consider designating Chico Friends of the Library as your charitable organization to receive a percentage of the sales amount from Amazon.  During the last quarter of 2018, Amazon Smile orders generated $72.24 for CFOL For a description of the program and FAQs see  Helpful information includes:

“On your first visit to AmazonSmile,, you need to select a charitable organization to receive donations from eligible purchases before you begin shopping. We will remember your selection, and then every eligible purchase you make at will result in a donation.”