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News from the Friends

Fall 2023 Sale a Mega-Success

Thanks to the support from local residents the Friends held another successful book sale in October, grossing over $30,000 at our new location in the Citrus Springs Community Center. We'll see you back there in the Spring, March 22 -25, 2-24 with loads more book bargains!

Successful Spring 2023 Mega Book Sale

Great support from our customers led to another successful fundraiser for the Friends of the Citrus County Library System. The profits from these bi-annual sales are divided among 4 Library Friends groups representing the Central Ridge, Coastal Region, Lakes Region and Floral City Libraries. They in turn donate funds to...

January 2023 Friends of the Library Spotlight

January 2023 Friends of the Library Spotlight

Each year the Friends of the Library like to kick-off the new year with special programs or presentations that showcase some of the amazing things our libraries have to offer. January 2023 will be no different with special, musical programs happening at three of our branches, and a special guest...

Fall Mega Book Sale – Better Late than Never!

Thanks to all those who came out to shop during the October sale! Postponed due to Hurricane Ian, the recent Book Sale still proved successful and grossed over $35,000 for the participating Friends of the Library groups. Central Ridge Library, Coastal Region Library, Lakes Region Library and Floral City Library...

Spring Mega Sale – March 11 -14

Thank you for joining us at the Citrus County Auditorium for the return of the Spring Mega Sale. Your support helped us to raise over $34,000 to help support the Citrus County Library System in their work to provide reading materials to serve all the citizens of Citrus County. See...

Sidewalk Sale – January 15, 2022

This sale raised $1800.00 for the Central Ridge Friends of the Library and the Citrus County Library System. Thanks for your support - next up is our Spring Mega Sale at the Citrus County Auditorium Friday, March 11 - Monday, March 14th. See you there!

Fall MEGA Book Sale 2021

Thank You to the Community

The Friends of the Citrus County Library System (FOCCLS) have nothing to say but “Thank you”! This year the Friends celebrated their 20th Anniversary, and kicked off Friends of the Library month in October with the Return of the MEGA Book Sale. This highly anticipated event was the first large-scale...