Upcoming Events

Saturday, February 23, 2019 - 10:30am

Author Patricia Lakin will highlight this music along with the “maker” quality of this series. She will be bringing a mini-steel drum for the audience to have turns playing as well as simple instruments that a child can easily play so that the whole audience can tap out the beat to the steel drum music she’ll play from her computer.
 
There will also be an arts & crafts session where everyone will be able to make mariachis from provided materials!

Saturday, February 23, 2019 - 2:00pm

Join authors Lauren Widner and Lindsay Boucher for a signing of their new book!

When you and your mom host a famous American cooking show, you get the chance to see the world.  And when your best friend joins you, sometimes, no matter how much you promise, there are unintentional shenanigans.

Eight-year olds, Eleanor Cole and Elle Harris travel to London.  With a secret quest to become royalty, the two navigate an unfamiliar city, take in the sights and keep their trusted babysitter, Bruce, on his toes.

Will their hopes of becoming princesses come true?  Will they manage to stay out of trouble?

Join Elle & Eleanor on their first adventure! 

Thursday, February 28, 2019 - 10:30am

Esther Crow is coming back to storytime! On Thursday, February 28 at 10:30 am, award-winning singer/songwriter Esther Crow will be guest-hosting. She'll bring her signature puppets and original music, and rock the bookstore!

Saturday, March 2, 2019 - 10:30am

Join author Katharine Holabird as she reads from her first book from her new series Twinkle! It's Twinkle's first day at The Fairy School of Magic and Music, and she can't wait to make spells like all the big fairies. But Twinkle keeps forgetting the magic words and her spells go from bad to worse!

Katharine Holabird grew up in an artistic household in Chicago. As a child, she lived in an imaginary world of fairy tales, princesses, and ballerinas, and loved to perform and dance with her sisters. She wrote the first Angelina Ballerina at the kitchen table with her daughters twirling around her.

Saturday, March 2, 2019 - 4:00pm

Join author Sylvia Walton for a signing and reading of her new book One Voice.

One Voice is a heart-stirring fiction novel about the life of a middle school student, Simone, who is excited about beginning 8th grade at Hammond Middle school.  Yet, her 8th Grade year will be one of her hardest due to the impact of bullying. In One Voice, the reader will also get a sneak peek into the life of the student who bullies and understand what causes the student to bully others.

Sylvia Walton is a poet, inspirational blogger for women, and playwright. She is currently a counselor in the Bertie County Schools. Her professional background has consisted of serving as a mental health case manager, school social worker, and school counselor.