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Upcoming In-Store Events - May:


Second Friday ArtAbout on May 10 

Davis Downtown presents 2nd Friday ArtAbout, a monthly self guided artwalk, exploring art installations and receptions at galleries, art co-ops, and businesses in Davis. This free event offers art, activities, live music, complimentary wine and refreshments, and opportunities to converse with featured artists, which will vary from location to location!

The Avid Reader is happy to annouce our participation in your Davis ArtAbout experience, with this month's featured artist Dave Reynolds!


The Avid Reader is pleased to welcome author Lisa Wentz and her debut self-help book, Grace Under Pressure: A Masterclass in Public Speaking, in-store on Saturday, May 25th at 7:30 p.m.


The Avid Reader is pleased to welcome author Mieke Eerkens and her debut work of nonfiction, All Ships Follow Me, in-store on Friday, May 31th at 7:30 p.m.