Next Up in the Village!

*Join us for these Lit Live! events -- meet the author and get your book signed!*

Ransom Riggs at the SPARK Museum!

Sat, 10/13/2018 - 6:30pm
SPARK Museum of Electrical Invention
1312 Bay St
Bellingham, WA 98225

Come join us at the SPARK Museum of Electrical Invention as we transform it into the "Cascadia Loop", circa 1925. If you are a fan of Riggs' bestselling series, you know what we mean and if you don't, aren't you intrigued? Come dressed in your best 20's era duds to hear Ransom Riggs discuss the latest installment about Miss Peregrines peculiars. 

Doors open at 6:30pm, arrive early. Once seats are full, standing room early!

Ticketed Reception with Leif Enger, Virgil Wander

Sat, 10/20/2018 - 5:30pm
1200 11th St
Bellingham, WA 98225-7015

Join us upstairs in Evolve Chocolate + Café for an intimate reception with Leif Enger!  Each ticket includes a hardcover first edition copy of Enger's new book, Virgil Wander, one beverage and tasty hors d'oeuvres. (Additional beverages and food available for purchase.) Enjoy good conversation and have your book personalized! Get tickets now because space is limited for this special event featuring the bestselling author of Peace Like a River.

New Evolve Chocolate + Café on the mezzanine of Village Books promises a sensory blend of sweets, sips, savories and a spectacular view

Transformations continue at the restaurant on the mezzanine of Village Books and Paper Dreams in Fairhaven. When it opens later this summer, Evolve Chocolate + Café, co-owned by Chef Christy Fox and Shannon Fox, will offer an array of sweets, sips and savories in the cozy, renovated space tucked among the bookshelves, overlooking the Village Green and Bellingham Bay. Check out the fresh new colors, sleek counter and beautiful floors next time you visit. Grand opening events will be announced! Watch this space and our social media. 

Round It Up! at Village Books and Paper Dreams

Village Books and Paper Dreams is proud to introduce Round It Up, our amazingly simple giving program created to support local nonprofits! Each season, we'll feature a different nonprofit partner that will benefit when you choose to Round It Up, increasing your purchase to the nearest dollar. The non-profit will receive the Round It Up difference. As you pay for your purchase, just tell your Village Books or Paper Dreams sales associate that you'd like to Round It Up for local nonprofits, and we'll take it from there. Our current featured nonprofit is The RE Store!

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!

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