This Week at Encore Books

It’s not our busiest week ever, but this Thursday and Friday there’s a couple of things going on at Encore Books that you should know about. Also, May is coming soon, and… well, most of you probably know what that means. First, on Continue reading This Week at Encore Books

Coloring Book Night Returns: March 17th

After having such a fun time at the first Encore Books Coloring Book Night, we decided to do it again! Mark your calendars, because its happening in two weeks from today (a little more notice than last time), March 17th… Continue reading Coloring Book Night Returns: March 17th

Another March, Another Bookmark Contest

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It’s that time of year again…. we need a new bookmark, which means we need new art for a bookmark! Like we do every year in March, we have a coloring contest to find the perfect new bookmark image. Continue reading Another March, Another Bookmark Contest

Coloring Book Night

We’ve already announced this on Facebook but we thought it would be a good idea to post it here too: Encore Books will be hosting a Coloring Book Night this Thursday, 2/18, from 5:30 pm until 7:00. It’s a free event, Continue reading Coloring Book Night

Stuff your Stockings with Stuff from Our Stock

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This is just a quick reminder that time is running out for responsible Christmas Shoppers, and if you are like most of us, you’ve left the small stuff for last. But thinking that Stocking Stuffers are less important because they are small is a rookie mistake. Good things come in small packages, right? Continue reading Stuff your Stockings with Stuff from Our Stock

Something New at the Used Book Store

Now that the holiday shopping season has really begun in earnest, you should know that Encore Books has some ideas about gift-giving we’d like to share, plus one related announcement of a new thing we’re now doing, just in time Continue reading Something New at the Used Book Store

Thanksgiving Holiday Events

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In case you didn’t realize, Thanksgiving is happening this week and we hope you’ll be spending it with family and loved ones.That’s why we’re going to be closed all day on Thursday. We’re also closing early on Wednesday, at 4pm. We Continue reading Thanksgiving Holiday Events

How You’ll Spend Your Summer Vacation (adult’s edition)

We know how it is. The rest of the year you’re surrounded by people telling you what to do, but for a couple of weeks in the summer you get a vacation and your time is your own! But trying to decide the best way to maximize your free time can be stressful and time-consuming. That’s where Encore Books comes in. You might say we specialize in reducing stress. We’ve put together a few ideas of stress-free ways to spend some time, and most of them can work with other plans you’ve already made. Continue reading How You’ll Spend Your Summer Vacation (adult’s edition)

How You’ll Spend Your Summer Vacation (kid’s edition)

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We know how it is. The rest of the year everyone’s always telling you what to do, then summer comes and you have all this free time! Next thing you know, boredom sets in and your parents start bugging you to Continue reading How You’ll Spend Your Summer Vacation (kid’s edition)

MISSION: Bigger, Better Bookstore

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A few days ago on our Facebook Page we asked for your help to qualify for a Mission Main Street Grant we’ve applied for. In the final step of the process applicants need to get 250 “votes.” As of this writing Continue reading MISSION: Bigger, Better Bookstore