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The sacramento library association was established in october 1857 as a public subscription library, and its first roster listed many prominent citizens, including e. Donation guidelines and outreach friends of the sacramento. Friends of the canyon hills library focal focal has a book nook onsite at canyon hills library with a wide selection of bargain books for all ages and holds large book sales two to three times a year. Friends of the sacramento state library book bin in. Our organization provides support to the sacramento public library with the help of over 500 volunteers who donated over 57,000 hours in 2018.
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