On Saturday, May 2nd, The Avid Reader and hundreds of other independent bookstores across the country will celebrate Independent Bookstore Day through sales of exclusive items and more.
On Friday, May 8th, The Avid Reader welcomes local artist Corlie Kohn for the 2nd Friday ArtAbout. The store will host a reception and exhibit Kohn's works, Color in Bloom throughout the month.
Also on Friday, May 8th, The Avid Reader welcomes back local mystery writer and Sisters in Crime president Catriona McPherson for the a reading of her newest thriller, Come to Harm. A Q&A session and signing will follow.