The Friends of the Lompoc Library System will hold its Fall Book Sale, which will be the final sale of 2017, on Oct. 20 and Oct. 21 at the Lompoc Public Library, with a special members-only sale planned for Oct. 19.

The early "preview" sale Oct. 19 will take place from 5 to 8 p.m. The event will open to the entire community from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Oct. 20 and 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Oct. 21.

The sale will take place in the Grossman Gallery, located in the Lompoc Public Library at 501 E. North Ave.

The sale will include hardback and paperback books, CDs, videos, DVDs and audiobooks. Attendees will also be able to join the Friends of the Library and pay their 2018 dues, and current members will be able to pay their dues if they haven't already.

For more information or to help during the sale, call Dorothy at 735-3647.

Teachers and nonprofit organizations interested in after-sale items are encouraged to call the same number.

More information on upcoming events for the Friends of the Lompoc Library System can be found on the organization's Facebook page at

This report was prepared by Willis Jacobson. He can be reached at