Bookish things to do, 7/21 – 8/3

Book Addicts Calendar
July 21 – August 3, 2013

National Storytime: 11 a.m. Monday, July 22, Barnes & Noble, The Day the Crayons Quit, by Drew Daywalt and Oliver Jeffers (Illustrator), featuring activities and fun with Nook!

Selah, Idaho Christian Writers’ Group: 6:30 – 9 p.m. Monday, July 22, Maui Wowi, Meridian

Literature Discussion Book Club: 7 p.m. Monday, July 22, Barnes & Noble, Join the Literature Discussion Book Club for this month’s discussion about the book Angry Housewives Eating Bon Bons by Lorna Landvik. This book is sure to make you laugh, love, and cry as it weaves together a great story about five best friends

Idaho Authors Community (IAC): 7-9 p.m. Monday, July 22, Maui Wowi, Meridian

Teen Writer’s Club: 4-5 p.m. Tuesday, July 23, Library! At Collister
Author Event: 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, July 23, Rediscovered Books & 6 p.m. Wednesday, July 24, Hastings 870 Blue Lakes Blvd, Twin Falls, NYT bestselling author Craig Johnson will be reading and signing copies of his Longmire series. The newest in the series, “A Serpent’s Tooth” will be released this summer. The popular A&E series is based off of Johnson’s books

Gem of the Mountains – African American/Shoshone Bannock: 7-8 p.m. Thursday, July 25, Local storyteller dramatizes Idaho history

Writing Until I Get It Right: 7-9 p.m. Friday, July 26, Hastings, Fairview & Cole, Boise

Saturday Storytime: 11 a.m. Saturday, July 27, Barnes & Noble, What makes a day good or bad? Really, it all depends how you look at it. Join Rabbit and Mouse for some Good News, Bad News in this book by Jeff Mack

Author Event: 11 a.m. Saturday, July 27, Rediscovered Books, Jenny Michman will sign and talk about her novel, “Cover of Snow”, a thriller set in the Adirondack Mountains of New York

Sherry Cann’s Writers’ Critique Group: 11 a.m. – 1 p.m. Saturday, July 27, Smoky Mtn. Pizza, Meridian

Saturday Storytime: 11 a.m. Saturday, August 3, Barnes & Noble, A very special bear in green overalls is coming to visit us today. Come hear all about Corduroy and meet him in person! Bring your cameras because Corduroy loves taking photos with kids!

Adult Book Club: “The Great Gatsby” by F. Scott Fitzgerald, 7-8 p.m. Tuesday, July 30, Library! At Hillcrest

American Girl Book Club: 1 p.m. Saturday, August 3, Barnes & Noble, Join us for a very fun, very friendly new book club just for girls ages 8+! We’ll learn about equality, protecting the environment and facing change through the stories of Julie, a girl growing up during the 1970s. RSVP to reserve your spot

Recurring Events

Writers’ Block: Tuesdays Noon – 1 p.m., Boise Community Radio, KRBX 89.9. Hosted by Jennifer Sanders Peterson and Amanda Turner
Poet’s and Writer’s Open Mic: Every first Thursday, 7 p.m., Barnes& Noble, Boise
Nook HD/HD+Class: Saturdays 11 a.m., Thursdays, 6 p.m., Barnes & Noble, Boise
Story Time with Justeen!: Every Saturday 11 a.m. – 12 p.m., Hyde Park Books, Boise

Reoccurring Contact Information:

• Library! At Collister: 4724 W State St, Boise 83703, (208) 377-4995
• Library! Main: 715 S Capitol Blvd, Boise 83702, (208) 384-4076
• Library! At Cole: 7557 W Ustick, Boise 83704, (208) 570-6900
• Library! At Hillcrest: 5246 Overland Rd, Boise 83705, (208) 562-4996
• Barnes & Noble: 1315 N Milwaukee Rd, Boise 83704, (208) 375-4454
• Rediscovered Books: 180 N 8th St, Boise 83702, (208) 376-4229
• Hyde Park Books: 1507 N 13th St, Boise 83702, (208) 429-8220
• The Cabin: 801 S Capitol Blvd, Boise 83702, (208) 331-8000

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