Friends of the Saxton B. Little Free Library

Please note: The Friends of the Saxton B. Little Library are an independent organization separate from the Library, whose mission is to support the Library.

We are proud to announce that as of Spring 2012, The Friends of the Saxton B. Little are officially incorporated and a non-profit organization. Your non-membership donations will now be tax- deductible.


The Friends of the Library are looking for a few good volunteers. 

Book sale, membership and leadership positions available! 

If you have some time and would like to help a good cause and support the Library – We Need You!


Join the Friends! New members always welcome!
(Membership term is July 1st – June 30)

Membership Levels
Eugene O’Neil $5
Daniel Webster $15
*Harriet Beecher Stowe $25
*Mark Twain $50 or more

*includes Discount Book Club

Checks should be payable to: Friends of Saxton B. Little Library B. Little Free Library

2017 – 2018 Book Sale Dates

Chapel on the Green (next to the library), Route 87, Columbia, CT

Upcoming Book Sales

Special 1 – Day sale Election Day

Aug 11, 12, 13 2017

Nov 10, 11, 12 2017

Feb 9, 10, 11, 2018

May 18, 19, 20, 2018

Preview: Fri 5-8pm, Friends free, others $5

  • Sat 9-3, Sun 11-3
  • 5,000 books; 100% donated; 60% hardcover; sorted; .50-$1
  • Watch for topical sales!
  • Some valuable books withdrawn to sell online

On-going Sale in The Book Nook during Library hours
little gems or bestsellers; you never know what you’ll find on the sale racks…
Hard cover & Trade Paperbacks $1.00 – Paperbacks $.50 – Children’s Hard cover $.50 Paperback $.25


Support the Friends… Support the Library!

* Annual membership
* Donate used books
* Help set up or work at quarterly book sales
* Join a working committee!

Monies received from the Friends of the Library donations fund the following:

    • Museum Passes
    • CLC – movie packets
    • CLC – Audio packets
    • FLIC foreign films
    • Playaways
    • Adult Programs
    • Children’s programs
    • Materials
    • Access to state wide catalog

The Friends of the Library

are always looking for active volunteers, particular to help with book sale events.

If you are interested in becoming more involved with the Friends of the Library,

please let the Library know and they will pass along the information to get your started!

eBooks, eAudio, Music, Movies, & More!