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Friends of Cary Memorial Library Book Sales Co-Chair

Friends of Cary Memorial Library seeks a motivated individual to co-manage its book sales operations.

Full training and information are available.

Please email to learn more about this rewarding service opportunity to join a great group of volunteers in supporting Cary Memorial Library. 

This volunteer:Volunteer at the Library text

  • Is a member of the Friends of Cary board of directors, attends board meetings and presents sales and activities reports to the board.
  • Works flexible hours as needed in book sorting and boxing.
  • Recruits, schedules and trains volunteers to sort and price donated books and audiovisual materials for the book store and annual spring and fall book sales.
  • Recruits, schedules and trains volunteers to stock the book store.
  • Maintains a contact list of substitute volunteers.
  • Will supervise the semi-annual book sales throughout the events.


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Joyce Chen’s Journey From Beijing to U.S. Postage Stamp:
A Daughter’s Remembrance


Fall Book Lover’s Brunch

Saturday, September 29, 10 to 11:30 am
Large Meeting Room, Lower Level, Cary Library
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Join Lexington resident, cookbook author and educator Helen Chen as she shares memories of her mother, Joyce Chen, chef, restauranteur, cookbook author, and PBS television show trailblazer.
Gain a unique and intimate look at Helen’s famous mother, immortalized in the U.S. Postal Service’s 2014 Celebrity Chef Forever Stamp Series, commemorating five chefs who revolutionized cuisine in the United States. Photo of Joyce Chen Cookbook on table with chopsticks
Hosted by  Friends of Cary Library.