Friends of the Redwood Libraries

$2 A Bag Book Sale

ad_buckabag2015fullWe’ll have a ton of stuff, much has never been in any sale. If you want to help make the sale a rip roaring success for your Redwood Libraries, contact Eileen at Help setup, or breakdown, or take a shift at the pay desks. See you there!



Get On Board The 2016 Art Calendar

artcalflyer2016I am so excited! More fine artwork from our local young Redwood artists will soon begin arriving. Go online at to download art submission forms and sponsor support forms.






Serendipity SciFi Special Sale

frlfebsf66eSerendipity Book Store has a special on SF – Science Fiction, Speculative Fiction, Super Fantasy, et al. Hard covers and paperbacks, new and vintage, just 50 cents each. Oh, and Horror Romance, Urban Fantasy, and Paranormal Romance! And quite a few vintage SF art covers.



Unique Book Marks and Post Cards

frlpcbmDolores Guffey has provided the Serendipity Book Store with a great new batch of unique and classy book marks saved from distressed books that were headed to recycle.

Along with the ‘new’ vintage book marks, Dolores is providing Serendipity with ‘new’ vintage post cards salvaged from the covers of distressed books.

FYI, Dolores Guffey is a local artist who regularly has displayed her book works at the Humboldt County Library, along with her fellow book artists.

Drop by, take a look. Pick up a book mark or post card for yourself, or for that book lover in your life. Thanks, Dolores!

Fresh Stock of Music CDs

frlfebcd05Come pan for music gold on our CD rack outside the Serendipity Book Store. Here is where I discovered that I loved Lyle Lovett (who knew!?), that Nana Mouskouri can sing the blues, and that Bluegrass is actually really good. Still just $1 per disc.




2015 Art Calendar Sponsors

Thanks again to the generous sponsors of the 2015 Children’s Art Calendar. You’re the Best!

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FRL Supports the Author Festival

2015authorfestivallogoThe Humboldt County Children’s Author Festival Presents: Read Across the Universe! Coming in 2015. Check the Author Festival Website for information and updates.










78rpm & 45rpm Records Return To Serendipity

frl45s1409Have you seen the¬†eclectic mix of blues, jazz, pop, and country records, now in Serendipity Book Store? Lots of artists you know, many artists you’ll be happy to stumble across, all singing and playing lost gems from an earlier age. All records just 25 cents each.




All New ‘Old Friends’ in Serendipity

Buddy, can you spare a buck?


What’s old can be new again. Even jet planes have rear view mirrors. Relax, try a little ‘Old Gold’.

‘Freshened’ every week with ‘new’ Friends.

Incoming up top. Book Sale bound at the bottom.



Rack in the Back Freshened

nameit1snameit2sThe Name Your Own Price rack in the back of Serendipity Book Store has been freshened with new little pocket books and big coffee table books. Lots of new, old, eclectic, and informative books. The perfect little something for your pocket, or great big scenic book for your arm chair travel.