Mark your calendar for upcoming opportunities to shop for bargain books of all types and subjects, for all ages. Santa Rosa County Library Friends groups regularly hold book sales to raise funds for Santa Rosa libraries providing supplemental resources for library programs and activities and support for youth programs and special events throughout the year.

Friends of the Gulf Breeze Library: Nov. 16-17; hours are 6 p.m. 8 p.m. on Friday & Saturday 9 a.m. - 3 p.m. at the Gulf Breeze Library, 1060 Shoreline Dr., Gulf Breeze.

Friends of the Milton Library: Oct. 12-13; hours are Friday from 9 a.m. 5 p.m. & Saturday 9 a.m.- noon at the Milton Library, 5541 Alabama St., Milton.

Friends of the Navarre Library: Oct. 26-27; hours are Friday from 9 a.m. 4 p.m. & Saturday 9 a.m.- noon at the Navarre Library, 8484 James Harvell Rd., Navarre. The public is invited to the Friends Annual Meeting and Book Sale Preview Party on Thursday, Oct. 25, from 6 p.m. 8 p.m.

The Santa Rosa County Library System is a department of the Santa Rosa County Board of County Commissioners. Libraries are located in Gulf Breeze, Jay, Milton, Navarre, and Pace. Find additional information at or call 981-7323 (READ).