Special Events

Ticketed Reception with Leif Enger, Virgil Wander

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

Join us  in Evolve Chocolate + Cafe (mezzanine level of Village Books in Fairhaven) for an intimate reception with the bestselling author of Peace Like a River, Leif Enger! Enjoy good conversation, amazing food and drinks, and time to hang out with one of our favorite authors! Tickets $18/$45 - all tickets include a drink, tasty hors d’oeuvres, and entrance to private reception.

Fairhaven Fourth Friday Art Walk!

Fri, 10/26/2018 - 5:00pm to 8:00pm
1200 11th St
Bellingham, WA 98225-7015

A tradition of community and art in Fairhaven - come by Village Books & Paper Dreams and check out this month's featured artist. With the sponsorship of the Historic Fairhaven Association, a group of local artists have come together to create the Fourth Friday Art Walk. With the exception of December, each month a new group of artists is featured; each art walk celebrates the unique character of Fairhaven, with local art, appetizers, drinks, and in some cases, live entertainment.  

Open Mic Night!

Mon, 10/29/2018 - 7:00pm
1200 11th St
Bellingham, WA 98225-7015

Village Books invites everyone to enjoy local talents as they share their own stories, poems and essays! Published and unpublished writers are encouraged to attend and enjoy a welcoming audience.

Open mic is usually held the last Monday of each month at 7pm in the Readings Gallery. Sign up at our main counter on the first floor or call (360) 671-2626. Sean Dwyer will be hosting!

Excellence NW Workshop Featuring Dawn Harju - Gratitude

Tue, 11/06/2018 - 7:00pm
1200 11th St
Bellingham, WA 98225-7015

Join Dawn in the Readings Gallery for another great, free workshop on the power of gratitude.

Dawn has a contagious way of inviting people to be their best self, and is committed to the fabric of world-wide goodwill. She volunteers with Excellence Northwest, a non-profit organization, and is dedicated to the success of Excellence Seminars International. She has a passion for children, animals, and the environment. 

Pre-Holiday Open House in Lynden!

Sun, 11/11/2018 - 10:00am to 5:00pm
430 Front Street
Lynden, WA 98264

Gather up your friends and come to Village Books and Paper Dreams for games, product demonstrations, and samples. We'll have various stations around the store where you can get a game card stamped. Complete a game card, turn it in, and we'll let you spin the wheel for a chance to win one of many discounts and prizes!

Throughout the day we'll have "Book Walks" where you'll have the chance to win even MORE prizes! Bring your friends, bring your family, and get lots of great ideas for your early holiday shopping. We can't wait to see you there!

Open Mic Night!

Mon, 11/26/2018 - 7:00pm
1200 11th St
Bellingham, WA 98225-7015

Village Books invites everyone to enjoy local talents as they share their own stories, poems and essays! Published and unpublished writers are encouraged to attend and enjoy a welcoming audience.

Open mic is usually held the last Monday of each month at 7pm in the Readings Gallery. Sign up at our main counter on the first floor or call (360) 671-2626. Sean Dwyer will be hosting!

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