Annual Spring English Book Sale

 

Book Sale Information

The 2018 Annual English Book Sale will take place on

Friday April 13, 2018 10am – 7pm
Saturday April 14, 2018    10am – 5pm

at the

Basel West Library / GGG Stadtbibliothek Basel West
Allschwilerstrasse 90, 4055 Basel

Telephone: 061 381 60 93

Directions:

  • Tram 6 to Allschwilerplatz or
  • Bus 36 to Morgartenring

This event is co-sponsored with the Anglican Church Basel and Centrepoint Basel.

For additional information or if you would like to volunteer please contact Nicole Scoles at librarian.awc@gmail.com

 Donation Information

English books accepted March 13-April13, 2018
Basel West Library
Allschwilerstrasse 90
4055, Basel
Tram 6 Allschwilerplatz/Bus 36 Morgartenring
Tues-Friday 10am-7pm, Saturday 10-5pm
English Book Donation Criteria
What We Accept
Desirable Fiction Books in excellent condition.
NonFiction Books in excellent condition copyright 2011-2018
Childrens/Juvenile Books in good condition.
Comic books-Graphic Novels
In addition to books, we also accept donations of DVD media.
-DVDs, Blu-ray Discs
We do not accept:
-Books that are damp or moldy
-General encyclopedias (World Book, Britannica, etc.)
-Travel guides more than 5 years old
-Legal statutes and casebooks
-Magazines
-Loose CDs, DVDs, etc. without their cases
-Home-recorded (aka burned) CDs, DVDs, etc.
-VHS tapes, Audio CDs, LPs
-Books on CD and tape
-Computer software and console games
-Text books
All profits benefit the Basel Stadtbibliothek, American Women’s Club of Basel, Anglican Church of Basel and Centrepoint of Basel. Many books are donated to schools and other non-profit organizations. Notable books are offered to the collections of the Basel West Library.

Please ensure that your donation meets the donation criteria.

Volunteer Opportunities: 

Please contact librarian.awc@gmail.com for more information.

Thursday, April 12-Set Up

Friday, April 13 and Saturday, April 14- Book Sale Staff

Saturday, April 14- Clean up

Bake Sale Donations

Advertising Assistance

 Additional Events

  • Free Apero Friday night from 5-7pm hosted by Centerpoint
  • Bake sale Saturday with donated goods from local Cupcake/Cookie shops
  • Story Time for all ages Saturday morning