The library will be closed on Saturday, June 19th in honor of Juneteenth.

Ventress Memorial Library


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Online Book Auction

The popular Friend's book auction is back! Support the Friends and get a cool book by participating in our online auction. Each month, you will have the opportunity to bid for specially selected books, including one folio, two adult fiction or nonfiction titles, one young adult book, and one children's book.

Notifying Winners

Winners will be notified at the end of the month. If you win, you will be emailed or called with further information for paying and picking up your book.

Bidding Options

You can bid online by clicking on one of the bid links below. You can also speak to the reference librarian over the phone (781-834-5535) during regular business hours or at the reference desk during our in person hours.

This Month's Selections

image of all five books

  • Adult Book 1: Building the Mass Pike - Yanni Tsipis - starting bid $3 - Bid Here
  • Children's Book: Helen Oxbury: a Life in Illustration - Leonard S. Marcus - starting bid $5 - Bid Here
  • Folio Book: Impressionism - starting bid $4 - Bid Here
  • Adult Book 2: Chapman Piloting - Elbert S. Maloney - starting bid $4 - Bid Here
  • Teen Book: Six Angry Girls - Adrienne Kisnet *signed copy* - starting bid $5 - Bid Here