Annual Book Fair

Mark your calendar for 2019

The Annual Book Fair will return Friday, August 2 through Sunday, August 4. Join us again this year in the south cafeteria at Oak Park and River Forest High School, 201 N. Scoville Ave., Oak Park. And like the Friends on Facebook to be in the loop for more 2019 fair information. 

Friday, August 2, 6–10 pm. $5 admission fee, $5 per electronic device

Saturday, August 3, 9 am–5 pm. Free admission.

Sunday, August 4, 12-2 pm. Nonprofit & Educator Appreciation.
  • Free admission and free materials to everyone with valid nonprofit or educator ID, or 501c document

About tax-deductible donations

  • At the Main Library only accepting: sellable books, movies, music
  • Not accepting: magazines, textbooks, and condensed texts (such as Reader’s Digest)

About volunteering

  • Volunteer sorters needed
  • Preview/pre-purchase each day you volunteer
  • Questions: call 708.697.6930 or email

What do the proceeds support?

With funds raised, the Friends continue a tradition that supports literacy, learning, and community connections. Learn more »

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