“Literacy is the road to human progress and the means through which every man, woman, and child can realize his or her full potential.” – Kofi Annan

Annual Meeting & Volunteer Recognition Luncheon:
Friday, April 21.
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PNM Power-Up-grant funded “Outdoor Classroom” is scheduled for 1 p.m. dedication, after the Annual Meeting and Luncheon.


May 12 & 13: Book Sales 10 a.m. – 2 p.m.

1000s of gently-used books: fiction, non-fiction, cooking, home-schooling, biography, technology and much, much more.

  • Paperback books 50 cents.
  • Hardback books $1.
  • Coffee-table books $3.

In an effort to make the sales better for everyone, there is a new policy for ISBN scanners, cellphones, and similar devices (“scanners”). This is effective April 8, 2017 and beyond:

  • No scanners from 10 a.m. to noon
  • Scanners OK from noon to 2 p.m.  Scanners must be in silent mode.
  • Aisles must never be blocked.
  • Staffed storage area for bags and boxes

The monthly book sale is in the Loma Colorado Main Library’s auditorium, 755 Loma Colorado Dr NE, Rio Rancho.

Come early for the best selection.

Admission and parking are free.

Giant Book Sale at LC

Which have meaning to you?

  • The pride you felt receiving your first library card.
  • Your child’s delight in Baby Bumblebees.
  • Joy preparing or receiving a Books for Babies packet.
  • Enjoying summer reading programs & incentives for children and adults.
  • Quality musical and artistic entertainment, and guest speakers.
  • New friendships.
  • Making multi-generational improvements through gifts of literacy.
  • Opening minds and doors to futures never previously imagined or known?

Come share those positive meanings and experiences! Join Friends of the Library of Rio Rancho.

Together we help fund these and more programs, through great community support, thousands of volunteer hours, fabulous members, and greatly appreciated donations of new and gently used books.  Enjoy a variety of volunteer opportunities, and gain a number of new friends, too!

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Important to everyone: “Community Empowerment through Literacy.”  Visit Tutoring Adults to tutor an adult.

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