If you are brand-new homeschooler, I suggest you learn about your student’s learning style before buying and educational resources. To learn more, visit https://hemetsonshine.wordpress.com/guide-to-homeschooling/resources-for-beginners. If you would like advice on how to avoid costly impulse shopping, I recommend reading http://www.donnayoung.org/forms/help/thefair.htm.
ONLINE MARKETS: IN OR NEAR HEMET
- http://inlandempire.craigslist.org – Do several searches with key words: curriculum, homeschool, “home school”
- https://www.facebook.com/groups/854098981286044 – Hemet homeschool support group. Curriculum sales and exchanges are welcome.
- http://www.facebook.com/groups/365012826870894 – Homeschool Buy, Sell, Trade
- http://www.facebook.com/groups/150518925078220 – Homeschool Curriculum Exchange West Inland Empire
- https://www.facebook.com/groups/224865170968879 – Hemet Buying/Selling/Bartering and online Yard sales
- https://www.facebook.com/groups/HomeschoolFreecycle – Hemet Buying/Selling/Bartering and online Yard Sales
- https://www.facebook.com/groups/Hemet.SJ.SwapAndShop – Not homeschoolers, but curriculum can be posted.
- https://www.facebook.com/groups/hemet.sanjacinto.only – Hemet, San Jacinto Buy Sell Trade Anything
ONLINE MARKETS: NOT NEAR HEMET
- https://www.facebook.com/groups/139350846089369 – Not local, but they post many online freebies.
ANNUAL USED CURRICULUM SALES EVENTS
Please confirm date and time before attending. Far flung events have been included because I don’t mine making a long drive if I have other things to do in that area. Driving distance is based on starting from the Valle Vista Library.
Tuesday, May 24th & Thursday, May 26th, 2016 from noon to 2pm
The HomeSchool Campus, 1701 Baker Street, Costa Mesa, CA 92626
83-93 miles from Hemet
Tuesday, May 24th, 2016 from 10am to 2pm
Clairemont Church of God, 4955 Conrad Avenue, San Diego, CA 92117
88 miles from Hemet
Friday, May 27th, 2016 from 10am to 1pm
South Bay Faith Academy, 101 South Pacific Coast Hwy, Redondo Beach, CA 90277
102-108 miles from Hemet
Monday, May 30th, 2016 from 9am to 2:30pm
Home School Fair at 931 West Philadelphia Street, Ontario, CA 91762
The fair is from 9am to 5pm. Admission is $4/person or $20/family.
The used curriculum sale ends at 2:30pm.
54-64 miles from Hemet
Monday, June 13, 2016 from 10am to 1pm
Calvary Chapel East Anaheim, 5605 East La Palma Avenue, Anaheim, CA 92807. http://cc-ea.org
65-81 miles from Hemet
Tuesday, June 14th, 2016 from 10am to 1pm
Whittier Christian Satellite Program, 6548 South Newlin Avenue, Whittier, CA 90601
82-97 miles from Hemet
Thursday, June 23rd, 2016 from 9am to noon
Yucaipa Valley Christian Home Educators, 14965 Morgan Ave, Moreno Valley, CA 92555
24-29 miles from Hemet
Saturday, June 25, 2016 from 9:00am to Noon
Calvary Chapel Murrieta, 24225 Monroe Avenue, Murrieta, CA 92562
31 miles from Hemet
Saturday, June 25th, 2016 from 8am to 11:30am
SCCHE and SCA at Crossroads Church, 25991 Pala, Mission Viejo, CA 92691
83-99 miles from Hemet
Sunday, June 26, 2016 from 10am to 2pm
California Homeschool Network at 601 West McKinley Avenue, Pomona, CA 91768
63-67 miles from Hemet
Saturday, July 23rd, 2016 from 3:30pm to 4:430pm
Revival Christian Academy homeschool conference at 29220 Scott Road, Menifee, CA 92584. Used curriculum sale is begins at 3:30 pm. This FREE conference begins at 9 am. http://www.revival.tv/equipped
22 miles from Hemet
USED BOOK SALES
First Saturday in March and September
Their used book store is open year round.
Hemet Library, 300 East Latham Avenue, Hemet, CA 92543
(951) 765-2440 or http://www.hemetpubliclibrary.org
First Saturday in May and October
The used book store is open year round.
Valle Vista Library, 25757 Fairview Avenue, Hemet, CA 92544
(951) 927-2611 or https://www.facebook.com/pages/Valle-Vista-Library/88252526849
Friday, November 11th (Veterans Day) & 12th, 2016 10 am to 4 pm
Pilgrim Place Festival, 625 Mayflower Road, Claremont, CA 91711
62-72 miles from Hemet
Thursdays 8:30 am to 11 am
Pilgrim Place, 625 Mayflower Road, Claremont, CA 91711
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“The only thing more expensive than education is ignorance.”
~ Benjamin Franklin
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“Apply your heart to instruction and your ear to words of knowledge.”
~ Proverbs 23:12