"A Book & A Bite" Summer Reading Kick-Off Event with Jefferson Elementary

Graphic for A Book & A Bite Summer Reading Kick-Off Event with Jefferson Elementary on Wednesday, June 1 from 4 to 8 pm.Join us for a Summer Reading Kick-Off event in partnership with Jefferson Elementary on Wednesday, June 1 from 4 to 8 pm!

Families are invited to purchase summer reading books while supporting a local school. A percentage of proceeds from sales will be donated to Jefferson Elementary. 

At 5 pm, author and news personality, Talitha Vickers, will do a storytime with her book, Why My Hero Had to Go. A booksigning with Talitha will follow the reading!

Food Deals for the event: 

  • Foothills is offering anyone with Bookmarks receipt 10% off. 
  • Dominos is offering $5 one-topping pizzas. 


  • When: Wednesday, June 1 from 4 to 8 pm
  • Where: Bookmarks
  • Cost: Free
  • A percentage of proceeds from sales will be donated to Jefferson Elementary

By registering and attending this event, you agree to have your email address added to our newsletter distribution list. You may opt out at any time.

Please be aware of our Code of Conduct:
Bookmarks has a zero tolerance policy for harassment of any kind in person or social media, including but not limited to: Stalking; intimidation; offensive verbal comments; physical assault and/or battery; harassing or non-consensual photography or recording; sustained disruption of programs, panels, signings, and other events; bathroom policing; inappropriate physical contact; and unwelcome physical attention, in relation to, but not limited to: race, color, national origin, gender, gender identity, gender presentation, sexual orientation, age, body size, ability, appearance, religion, citizenship, pregnancy. If a person engages in harassing behavior, Bookmarks Staff will take prompt action in any form they deem appropriate, including but not limited to expulsion from the Bookmarks sponsored event or premises. This policy applies to everyone (exhibitors, attendees, authors, speakers, guests, press, staff, board members, and volunteers) at all of Bookmarks events and programming. Anyone can report harassment. If someones behavior has made you uncomfortable, or if you witness the same happening to someone else, you should immediately contact Bookmarks staff or security. In this virtual landscape, we ask that you remain respectful as you would for an in person event. We will remove and ban you from virtual events if you submit any inappropriate content, offensive or of any nature that does not pertain to the event visually, verbally, or in written content. If removed from the event, you will not receive a refund of any kind.


Event date: 
Wednesday, June 1, 2022 - 4:00pm to 8:00pm
Event address: 
634 W. Fourth St.
Winston Salem, NC 27101