Friends of the Joliet Public Library to Host Fall Book Sale at Black Road Branch

The Friends of the Joliet Public Library will host their Fall Book Sale October 20-22, 2023 at the Black Road Branch, 3395 Black Road, Joliet.

The sale is open on Friday, October 20  to members of the Friends only from 5:00-7:00 p.m., but anyone is welcome to join the Friends group  at the door. On Saturday, October 21 the sale is open to the public from 9:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m. and on Sunday, October 22  from 1:00-3:00 pm.

The sale will feature thousands of books, as well as music, movies, audiobooks, computer games and puzzles. On Sunday, patrons are invited to grab a bag provided by the Friends and fill it up with the items of their choice for only $3.00.

Proceeds from the sale will help fund literacy programs and other beneficial events at the Joliet Public Library. The book sale is the largest fundraising opportunity for the Friends. Sales are held 2-3 times a year at both library locations.

For more information about the book sale or the Friends, visit  or call 815-846-3124.