Tickets on Sale for the Event of the Season!

Enjoy a memorable evening — “While We’re Young” dinner and drinks with Tripp Bowden, author of Freddie & Me on Saturday, May 16th, 5pm at Park Avenue Events Center, 138 Park Avenue, Winder, GA. Tickets are $45.00 each or purchase 2 tickets and get a free signed book at the event for $100.00. Tickets can be purchase the Winder Public Library. The event is a fundraiser for the Winder Public Library

Sponsorships for the event are available. To become a sponsor, there are several options.

  • Click the “Donate” tab above.
  • Email Winder Library Manager, Kelli McDaniel at
  • Call the Winder Public Library at 770-867-2762.
  • Mail your donation to:

Winder Public Library
While We’re Young Fundraiser
189 Bellview Street
Winder, GA 30680
Make checks out to: “Winder Public Library”

Authors at a Library Near You

They can be found in books, eBooks, and audiobooks, and but sometimes they appear in person, or on Skype. They? Authors, and you can find them at the library.

Maysville Public Library (9247 Gillsville Road, Maysville, GA) will be hosting New York Times bestselling author Karen White on Saturday, April 18th at 11:30am. The event is free and open to the public. Light refreshments will be served. Ms White will have books for purchase.

On Thursday, April 9th at 5pm, author and YouTube sensation, Paige McKenzie will be featured on a Skype chat at the Auburn Public Library (24 5th Street, Auburn, GA).

Colleen Oakley, an Atlanta-based author, will be joining Jefferson Public Library (1000 Washington Street, Jefferson, GA). for an evening of fun discussing her debut novel, “Before I Go.”  Ms Oakley has written for Marie Claire, The New York Times, Women’s Health and other publications. The event will start at 6pm on May 1st.

Upcoming Book Sales to Benefit the Library

Book Sale at the Library

The Jefferson Public Library’s book sale will be held on March 20, Friday, 9am-6pm and March 21, Saturday, 9am-4pm at the Jefferson Station Meeting Room adjacent to the library. Thousands of hardbacks, paperbacks, and movies for adults and children priced to sell.

Other upcoming book sales dates:

  • Harold S Swindle Public Library – April 13-18
  • Auburn Public Library – April 23-27, with a second book sale in October
  • Braselton Library – June 18, 19 & 20
  • Maysville Public Library – October 3
  • Winder Public Library – October 2, 3 & 5

  • Many of our libraries also have ongoing book sales.