Waiting for the opening whistle... Welcome by Greg Marcello, Steering Committee Clerk for the bookfair. Gail Nixdorf, a birthright member of Westport Meeting of Friends (Quaker) from Little Compton, RI, has the honor of blowing the opening whistle. "Gail was present at the first book fair!," Greg says.
Part1: Veteran volunteer Tristan Peirce explains the sorting process for books donated to the book fair.
Part2: Tristan Peirce explains how books stored after being sorted and priced.
Two men talk about the book fair experience. Books have an afterlife with Shane Sher's wife who sets up a lending library in a laundromat near their home in Fairhaven.
Videos by Paul A. Tamburello, Jr.