Bookmarks organizes and hosts an annual Festival of Books and Authors, year-round community events, an Authors In Schools program, book club gatherings, and more. 

We believe that fostering a love of reading and writing is an excellent way to empower all members of our community.

  • 4 on 4th with Local Authors
    Wednesday, January 23 at 7:00 pm
  • R.I.S.E. Together Book Club - Dopesick by Beth Macy
    Thursday, January 24 at 7:00 pm
  • Math is Fun Storytime
    Saturday, January 26 at 10:30 am
  • Bookmarks Book Club - All the Light We Cannot See by Anthony Doerr
    Tuesday, January 29 at 7:00 pm

Wednesday, January 23 at 7:00 pm

Bookmarks' monthly 4 on 4th event features four local authors reading from and discussing their latest works. This month, we'll hear from Jaylin Beam, Gary Bolick, Evie Fox, and Sean Gaillard.






Saturday, February 2 at 10:30 am

Young readers ages 0-7 are invited to join us for storytime with children's author Stacy McAnulty and her new book, Love!

What is love? Why is it important? How can you spread love everyday?








Triad Podcast Network - Bookmarks

Operations Director Jamie Rogers Southern visits with Eric Svenson of Harper Collins Publishing. As a rep for a publisher, Eric reads and talks about a lot of books and he's here to share what he has enjoyed lately and gives us a little insight into his world with the publishing business.

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Karl the Kraken's Blog
Read all about Karl's adventures at Bookmarks with his friend Daisy! 




Inside the Writer's Studio Podcast
New York Times bestseller and former Bookmarks' Board of Directors President Charlie Lovett talks with writers about their lives, their craft, their business, and their latest work. Download from iTunes or PodBean via the icons below. 

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