Camp Village Books! Aug. 3-7

Mon, 08/03/2015 - 1:00pm to 5:00pm
1200 11th St
Bellingham, WA 98225-7015

Village Books is hosting a week-long, half-day summer camp for kids ages 7-10 from Mon., Aug. 3th-Fri. to Aug. 7th from 1-5pm each dayRegistrations must be received by Sat., Aug. 1. 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! 

Find Waldo in Fairhaven!

Wed, 07/01/2015 (All day) to Fri, 07/31/2015 (All day)
1200 11th St
Bellingham, WA 98225-7015

Kids, parents and Waldo-lovers of all ages are invited to join us again this year for the month-long scavenger hunt to find the elusive Waldo hidden in 20 local businesses around Fairhaven! Look for the Waldo decal on the windows of 20 participating businesses around Fairhaven. You can pick up a "Find Waldo in Fairhaven" passport at any of those locations to start your search. Once you've found the six-inch cardboard Waldo hidden within each shop, ask a shop employee to stamp your passport.

Summer Reading Challenge 2015

Wed, 06/03/2015 (All day) to Mon, 08/31/2015 (All day)
1200 11th St
Bellingham, WA 98225-7015

Hey Kids, join us in celebrating summer with one of our favorite activities—READING!

Welcome to the Village Books Summer Reading Challenge*!

Kids ages 14 & under, visit our main counter to pick up a form, review shelf talkers, and get info about a special EARLY READER BASEBALL BONUS.

Select and read 10 books from any of your favorite genres (poetry, fiction, nonfiction, history, etc.), pick your favorite, and tell us what you liked about it!

Chuckanut Writers – Killing People for a Living: The Art of Crime Fiction

Wed, 07/29/2015 - 5:00pm to 6:30pm
1200 11th St
Bellingham, WA 98225-7015

In this workshop, participants will learn why we love the crime fiction genre, and how authors use suspense and danger to keep readers glued to the page. Whether you're a writer, reader, or fan, you will come away with insight about thrilling books by some of your favorite authors...and learn how to create your next suspenseful tale. Instructor Jenny Milchman is the author of three award-winning, critically acclaimed suspense novels published by Penguin Random House. Call 360.383.3200 or click here to register today. 

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