Love’s Fool Celebration at Boundary Bay featuring Tom Robbins!

Sat, 04/01/2017 - 6:00pm
Boundary Bay Brewery
Bellingham, WA 98225

Rooted Emerging presents their second annual, “Love’s Fool” event Saturday April 1, 2017 in Boundary Bay Brewery’s Mountain Room. A feast for the heart to celebrate the divinely imperfect journey. Music, vaudeville, games and stories of romantic folly from adults ages 18-108. Doors open at 6 pm; ages 12 & up are welcome. Author Tom Robbins will share an excerpt from his recent memoir, Tibetan Peach Pie, and Village Books will be on hand with copies of his works, both classic and current.

March for Science Writing Contest - entries due April 2nd!

Chuckanut Writers, a collaboration of Village Books and WCC Community & Continuing Education, is excited to be a part of Bellingham, Washington's March for Science with a science-themed writing contest! 

Show your love, support, and awe of the sciences by submitting a short (350 words or less) piece of writing by April 2, 2017. Poetry, fiction, and non-fiction are all welcome!

Summer Camps at Village Books in Fairhaven!

Plan to spend your summer at Village Books in Fairhaven! We have two amazing summer camps for kids ready for registration - first come, first served, so go ahead and sign up today!

Village Books Lit Camp! July 17th - 21st - Calling all young readers and writers from ages 8-11, this exciting new camp is just for you!  Each day of the week has a specific beloved book as its focus and all of that day's activities will be inspired by its respective book.


Camp Village Books! July 31st - August 4th - For kids ages 7-10! Join Village Books staff member, Claire, as she leads each day of themed activities with hands-on projects, outdoor activities, and field trips around Fairhaven and Bellingham.


Chuckanut Radio Hour featuring Lawrence Millman, At the End of the World: A True Story of Murder in the Arctic

Tue, 04/18/2017 - 6:30pm
Whatcom Community College
Heiner Theater
Bellingham, WA 98226

At the Heiner Theatre at Whatcom Community College! 

Tickets for the Chuckanut Radio Hour are $5 and are now available at Village Books and Receive a free ticket with pre-purchase of At the End of the World (OR if you've already bought the book, with each paid ticket you'll receive a $5 voucher to spend on Village Books merchandise at the show).

Register Now for Chuckanut Writers Classes!

Village Books and WCC Community and Continuing Education have created a writing instruction collaboration called Chuckanut Writers. Writing classes, seminars, and conferences (including the amazing Chuckanut Writers Conference) will inspire and encourage writers at all stages of their writing journey. Visit our CW webpage to see the current classes or click here to register today!

Mark your calendar for our 2017 Chuckanut Writers Conference on June 23rd & 24th! Registration is now open - save with the Early Bird Rate by signing up by May 22nd!

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