Friends of the Suffolk Library Bookstore

300 Carolina Road Suffolk, VA 23434


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Bookstore Hours:

Tuesday, 10 am - 4 pm

Wednesday, 10 am - 4 pm

Thursday, 10 am - 4 pm

Friday, 10 am - 4 pm

Saturday, 10 am - 4 pm

Sunday - Closed

Monday - Closed

Updated 01/23/23


Friends of the Suffolk Public Library is a nonprofit, 501(c)3, corporation that provides support for the Suffolk Public Library.

Suffolk News Herald's 2022 Locals Choice Awards

Around Town: Best Local Cause, Silver Winner
Arts & Entertainment: Best Tourist Spot, Bronze Winner
Shopping: Best Bookstore, Gold Winner
Best Overall: Best Community Service Organization, Gold Winner
andAround Town: Best Volunteer, Thomas Baines

Book Donations gladly accepted at 300 Carolina Road during store hours. Text (or call) with questions, 757-514-1024.

You may take small donations to any Suffolk library location during their regular business hours.

The Friends are happy to accept donations of used books in very good, saleable condition! We want to find a home for your books, but we have to be able to store and sell them. Please NO books with highlights, underlining, torn pages, water, mildew, animal, or smoke damage. No VHS tapes or audio cassettes are accepted.

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Nansemond River Flood Stage

Can you get there from here?

In the event of a tropical storm or nor'easter, go to this link NWS Nansemond River Flood Stage for the most accurate information about navigating Main St. at Kimberly Bridge by the Hilton Garden Inn.

Flood stage is 5.5 feet and you will have to go around the shopping district to reach 300 Carolina Rd.

Here are some other ways to help us:

Kroger Community Rewards gives back to FOSL. Link your Kroger card to FOSL here. Our NPO account number is FQ115.

FOSL supporters (53 households) who shopped at Kroger between 01-Jun-2022 to 31-Aug-2022 have contributed to our $201.54 donation.

Thank you!!!

Click here to donate needed items to the book store via Amazon Charity Lists.

You may donate money directly to FOSL through the link below. Payments processed through Square.

The above link to CarEasy should be live again on September 27, 2022. Please check back!

Click here for a Membership Form.

"Where books and friends meet."