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Friends of the Fauquier Library

Friends provide special programs and services that expand and enrich the library’s regular budget through membership dues, fundraisers and proceeds from book sales.


The Friends main fundraising activity is selling donated books.

Library Study Group
Book shelves

Join the Friends

Become a Friend today and help make a good library great. Friends provide great contributions to the community through their support of the Summer Reading Program and other events and programs. They have purchased books, equipment, and much more over their devoted years of support.

Individual: $15 – $24
Family: $25 – $49
Sponsor: $50 – $99
Patron: $100 – $249
Angel: $250 and over


Make checks payable to:

Friends of the Fauquier Library
P.O. Box 1031
Warrenton, VA 20188

John Barton Payne Bldg, Waterloo Street Entrance
2 Courthouse Square
Warrenton, VA 20186


Book Cellar Hours:
Friday & Saturday, 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.


Book Cellar Volunteers

Volunteers sort book donations, shelve books, prepare displays and work during the store’s retail hours.


To volunteer, please complete a Volunteer Application.


For more information about joining or volunteering, call (540) 341-3447.


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New Books

Book Cellar Donation Guidelines

We welcome donations of:


  • New or gently used hardcover and paperback books

  • Vintage/rare books in good condition

  • Travel guides

  • Audiobooks

  • Art and architectural magazines

  • CDs, DVDs and vinyl records

  • Jigsaw puzzles/Board games


We do not accept:
  • Yellowed, mildewed, stained, heavily highlighted/written in or otherwise damaged books

  • Computer science, medical and technology books more than five years old

  • Textbooks

  • Condensed books, e.g. Reader’s Digest books

  • Encyclopedias

  • English dictionaries

  • Music cassettes and VHS tapes

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