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NEW! BOOKSTORE Friends' Community Bookstore, 330 Reservation Rd. Suite F. Marina Ca.

NEW! We have opened a used bookstore in Marina! Check out the Friends' Community Bookstore, located at 330 Reservation Road Suite F in the Marina Town Plaza shopping center.
Books and other used materials are for sale at our low cost prices Tuesday-Sunday 10 a.m. - 4 p.m. Our store is all-volunteer run with proceeds to continue to benefit the Marina Library (and county library system).
To volunteer or donate books, stop by, or call bookstore Manager Joanne Bowman at 831-277-0507 or
Come to our Grand Opening Open House Saturday Nov. 11 from 10 a.m. - 4 p.m. Find us on Facebook @FriendsBookstoreMarina to RSVP!

We Welcome Volunteers!

We receive hundreds of donated books each month. We sell them at our bi-monthly book sales, and we sell them on Amazon. Could you help us?

We will show you how to list books on We sold over $15,000 worth of books this way last year. We do our book scanning and listing once or twice a week at our store at 330 Reservation Rd Suite F in Marina. Help us and you will get the first look and first pick of all our inventory while you learn the basics of being a book dealer! Scanning usually happens on Saturday and one week day per week. email Dana at if you want to volunteer. All volunteer work is done by appointment.

If you enjoy helping the public find great books, come help us at our bi-monthly book sales. Click on our Book Sales page for details.

To learn more about processing books for Amazon, email

High School and College Students: Helping The Friends of the Marina Library is a fun easy way to earn Community Service Hours. We treasure our student volunteers! Text 831-682-8016 or email to make arrangements.

Community Room Rentals

To reserve The Marina Library Community Room for your event, please use the library's new online room rental site: Here. If you have questions, call the Marina Library at 831-883-7507. Do not contact the Friends of the Marina Library. We do not handle the room rental.

Room Rental Policy Here.

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Save The Dates

Tuesday, July 17, 2018
11 am
Singer Jason Fann
Wednesday, July 18, 2018
11 am
Take a trip with your little one to Sensory City! Wednesday, Water beads, kinetic sand, slime, and more! Part of Marina Library's Summer Reading Program! July 18th , 11 am, at the Marina Library.
Friday, July 20, 2018
Saturday, July 21, 2018
10 am - 4 pm
educational materials, classroom projects, texts, for all grade levels
Tuesday, July 31, 2018
U Jam: 2 - 2:45 pm and Hot Hula 3:30 - 4 pm
U-Jam Fitness instructors
Saturday, August 11, 2018
10:00 - 11:30 am
Big Blocks, Miniature Kitchen, Other Cool Toys You Don't Have at Home
Saturday, August 11, 2018
2 pm
Free movie and hot popcorn with your friends - must be age 10 years and older because this documentary has subtitles