February Update
by February 3, 2017

BOOK SALES The widely popular CFOL members-only used book sale takes place this month on Friday, February 3 from 2:00 to 4:00 pm in the Chico branch  library conference room.  Sales to the general public are held Saturday mornings from 9:00 to 11:30 am.  Take advantage of these opportunities to purchase gently used books, magazines, and […]

January Update
by January 6, 2017

BOOK SALES RESUME After a hiatus for the December 2016 holiday season, CFOL weekly book sales have resumed, and to celebrate the return of this highly popular activity, all items will be discounted 50% during the weekend of January 6 and 7.  The members-only First Friday sale will be Friday, January 6 from 2:00 to […]

December Update
by December 4, 2016

HOLIDAY SCHEDULE The Chico branch library will be closed on December 24 and 25 for the Christmas holiday, and on December 31 and January 1 for the New Year holiday.  There will be no CFOL book sales on December 24 or 31. There will be no CFOL meeting in December.  The usual “3rd Tuesday” meeting schedule […]

November Update
by November 4, 2016

FIRST FRIDAY MEMBERS-ONLY BOOK SALE AND HOLIDAY SCHEDULE FOR SATURDAY SALES Join fellow CFOL members as you leisurely browse the many gently used books and other materials at the members-only book sale on Friday, November 4 from 2:00 to 4:00 pm in the Chico branch meeting room. This is a fine opportunity to acquire bargains […]

October Update
by October 6, 2016

FIRST FRIDAY MEMBERS-ONLY BOOK SALE Join fellow CFOL members as you leisurely browse the many gently used books and other materials at the members-only book sale on Friday, October 7 from 2:00 to 4:00 pm in the Chico branch meeting room. This is a fine opportunity to acquire bargains while avoiding the crowds who attend […]

September Update
by September 5, 2016

LIBRARY HOURS RESTORED There is much to celebrate throughout the Butte County Library system as previously reduced hours of operation have been restored. The Chico branch will observe the following schedule: Sundays, 1:00 to 5:00 pm Mondays, 9:00 am to 5:00 pm Tuesdays through Thursdays, 9:00 am to 7:00 pm Fridays and Saturdays, 9:00 am […]

August Update
by August 12, 2016

ANNIE B’s COMMUNITY DRIVE ENTERS FINAL YEAR As reported in the Enterprise-Record last month, this August and September mark the final months of the Annie B Community Drive. During this period contributions to your Chico Friends of the Library are increased in amount if they are made through the Annie B’s Community Drive. This is a […]

July Update
by July 3, 2016

CHICO BRANCH HOURS RESTORED As CFOL members will remember, the supplemental funding from the Chico City Council that enabled the library to be open seven days per week has been eliminated from the city budget. At its June 28 meeting, however, the Butte County Board of Supervisors voted unanimously to increase library funding to restore […]

June Update
by June 2, 2016

SPECIAL DISCOUNT PRICES JUNE 3 AND 4 AT CFOL BOOK SALE All items at the weekly book sales on June 3 and 4 will be half-price. A paper bag filled with paperback books will cost only $1.00. Come to the sale and take advantage of these irresistible bargains! The CFOL members-only First Friday book sale takes place […]

May Update
by May 5, 2016

5th ANNUAL CUPCAKE EVENT MAY 4 Support your CFOL’s additions to the Chico branch library’s children’s programs and materials by purchasing delicious cupcakes at the annual Century 21 Jeffries Lydon cupcake sale from 11:00 am to 2:00 pm at 1101 El Monte Ave., Chico.  You may win one of the many raffle prizes to enjoy […]