Friends of the Wichita Art Museum Mini Used Book Sales

2022 Book Sale Dates

Man dressed in a dark jacket and light slacks, standing at a table with books, turning a page in one of the books.

Friends of the Wichita Art Museum Mini Used Book Sale — November 2021

10 am to 3 pm Saturdays
Admission is free to the Mini Used Book Sales.

October 15
November 26
Sunday, December 4

Save the Dates: Books and All That Jazz

Photo of dozens of people in the S. Jim and Darla Farha Great Hall looking at hundreds of book for sale spread out over tables that fill the entire area

Friends of the Wichita Art Museum Art and Book Fair,  May 2019

Friday, April 29 | 5 to 8 pm
Saturday, April 30 | 10 am to 5 pm
Sunday, May 1 | 11 am to 5 pm
Free general admission to the museum and to Books and All That Jazz

2022 marks the return of this annual event, a three-day extravaganza and largest fundraising event for the Friends of the Wichita Art Museum. There will be hundreds of gently used books for sale—a bibliophile’s dream!

Friday evening is your opportunity to have first pick of all the books! The evening will include food trucks for dining and Bar-on-Demand offering a cash bar in the Lattner and Walker Family Plaza at the entrance to the museum. The Jonah Craker Quartet, sponsored by Wichita Jazz Festival, will play throughout the evening.

Saturday, as you peruse the many books for sale, don’t miss the day’s lineup of local entertainment!
On the schedule so far:
11:30 am to 1:30 pm | B-Side, courtesy of the Wichita Jazz Festival
1:pm | Wichita East High School Lion Dance Club
2:30 pm |Buckner Performing Arts Magnet Elementary School Drum Line
Also featured will be Roxy’s Downtown, Wichita Chorus of Sweet Adelines, and Wichita Ukulele Society.

On Sunday, the last day of this Friends Book Extravaganza, will include amazing deals and discounts on books. Look for storytellers in the afternoon to entertain kids of all ages.

Sponsored by the Friends

27 woman and two men stand the center of a large open space with 22 of them standing and 7 of them sitting on a round red couch

Members of the Friends of the Wichita Art Museum — September 2021