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Westport Library BIG Spring 2023 Book Sale — Early Access Friday May 5th

May 5, 2023 @ 8:45 am - 12:00 pm

Be among the first to shop at the Westport Library Big Spring 2023 Book Sale!

Be among the first to shop at the Westport Library Big Spring 2023 Book Sale!

ONLY Early Access Ticket-holders will be admitted to shop the first three hours of the Westport Library Big Spring 2023 Book Sale on Friday, May 5, 2023, from 8:45am to Noon.

A maximum of 125 tickets will be issued.

No need to line up hours in advance — Ticket holders will be admitted to the sale in the order in which their tickets were purchased. Following your ticket purchase, you will receive an email from advising you of your place # in line. If you do not receive an email within 72 hours after your ticket purchase, please contact us by sending an email to that email address.

Once you are at the Book Sale, you do not have to leave when Early Access hours are over — stay as long as you like!

High volume purchasers, please note: You may not leave any items unattended. There will be no large-volume holding or evaluation area at this sale. You are expected to evaluate items in-place: please decide whether to purchase an item at the table or shelf where it is displayed, and return rejected items to their place. Any books found piled up or put aside for later evaluation will be promptly re-shelved.

COVID precautions: — Hand sanitizer will be available at the entrance to the sale, and at various points within the Library Social distancing is strongly encouraged At this time, the wearing of face masks inside the Library is optional; we will continue to monitor town regulations and area health conditions, and may adjust these requirements as conditions warrant. We recommend that you bring a face mask with you, just in case.

PLEASE stay home if you have a fever, are feeling unwell, or are exhibiting any symptoms of COVID-19.

Full Spring 2023 Book Sale dates and times are as follows:

Friday, May 5th Early Access Ticketed Admission Only 8:45am – Noon

Friday, May 5th 12:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. — Admission Free

Saturday, May 6th 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. — Admission Free

Sunday, May 7th 11:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. — Admission Free, almost everything Half-Price

Monday, May 8th 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. — Admission Free, fill our Logo Bag for $8 per bag, or fill your equivalent-sized bag for $5 per bag, or purchase individual items for half-price (your choice)

NOTE: For this event, vintage vinyl records and graphic novels and manga will be available only at our Westport Book Shop, 23 Jesup Road, right across Jesup Green from the Westport Library. Early Access tickets do not provide early entry to the Book Shop. For Westport Book Shop hours and other information, please go to

For more information and event rules please visit

NOTE: Tickets are NOT refundable, unless the Book Sale event is canceled.


The Westport Library
20 Jesup Road
Westport, CT 06880 United States


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