Event Calendar

Please see scheduling changes due to COVID-19 Public Health Emergency.

Here are some activities to expect throughout the year:

Pancake Breakfast:

  • The Friends serves a Pancake Breakfast on the first Saturday of every month from 7-10 a.m. at the Community Center – 262 N. Preston Avenue.
  • All-you-can-eat pancakes, sausage, biscuits & gravy, scrambled eggs, juice, and coffee for just $7!

Friends of the Library Car Show:

When: 2020 date is TBD – click here for more info. 
Where: Downtown Van Alstyne

Book Sales: 2020 dates are TBD

2020 Spring Sale is cancelled due to Public Health Emergency

2020 Fall dates TBD

The Fall Sale was September 26-28, 2019 – thank you for making it a huge success!

Thursday, September 26th, 7-9 pm (members only – you may join at the sale!)
Friday, September 27th, 9 am-4 pm
Saturday, September 28th, 9 am-2 pm
Location: The Van Alstyne Community Center – 262 N. Preston Ave. (between the Police station and Fire Department).

Christmas Tour of Homes:

The tour is held every other year – 2020 date and locations to be announced.

Supporters of the Library open their homes for tours and holiday finery. Read about the 2018 tour.


The Friends of the Library monthly meetings are on the first Thursday of the month at the Library at 6:00 PM (new time as of Jan. 2020).

Upcoming Events:

Clicking on the link below will open a new tab with the City’s event calendar:

Friends of the Library Event Calendar

Chamber Event