Local Store Events Round-Up: January 2016

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ARIZONA

Mesa

Sarah Ballantyne & Alaena Haber Book Signing
Meet New York Times bestselling author Dr. Sarah Ballantyne and Alaena Haber on Saturday, January 16, from 1 to 3 p.m. at your Mesa HPB.  Sarah and Alaena will discuss and sign their new book The Healing Kitchen: 175+ Quick & Easy Paleo Recipes to Help You Thrive. Books available for purchase as specially-priced new items while supplies last.

Phoenix – Camelback 

First Sunday Storytime
Pack up your half-pint readers and come to your Camelback HPB for Storytime Sundays. Sit down and enjoy a good tale with us at 1 p.m. on the first Sunday of each month. All young readers and listeners are welcome!

CALIFORNIA

Dublin

Dog Adoptions
Cute canine companions will be visiting your Dublin HPB this Saturday, January 9, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Tri-Valley Animal Rescue, a nonprofit animal rescue and adoption organization, will have a select group of adoptable dogs looking for good, fur-ever homes

ILLINOIS

Chicagoland

Celebrating 10 Years in Chicagoland!
We’re celebrating our 10th anniversary in the Chicagoland area with a coupon for our email subscribers redeemable in store January 22 through 24. Want to get one for yourself? Sign up for our email list in store today. Valid at any Chicago-area HPB.

Algonquin

Jonathan Masters Book Signing
Meet author Jonathan Masters on Saturday, January 16, from 1 to 4 p.m. at your Algonquin HPB. Jonathan will sell and sign his Education book, The Throwaway Kids. Books will be sold independently by the author while supplies last.

Frank McRae Book Signing
Meet local author Frank McRae at your Algonquin HPB on Saturday, January 30, from 1 to 3 p.m. Frank will sell and sign his Thrillers, Premonitions and Vengeance: When All That’s Left is Revenge. Books will be sold independently by the author while supplies last.

Bloomingdale

Sonja Smith Book Signing
Meet local author Sonja Smith on Saturday, January 16, from 1 to 3 p.m. at your Bloomingdale HPB. Sonja will sell and sign her inspirational autobiography, Try These For Size. Books will be sold independently by the author while supplies last.

Arts & Crafts Night
Your Bloomingdale HPB bibliomaniacs and customers are bursting with creativity! Let’s share our artistic knowledge and fun on Thursday, January 21, from 7 to 9 p.m. Our bibliomaniacs will demonstrate sewing, knitting, crochet, embroidery, weaving, whittling and drawing. All ages and skill levels are welcome. Customer signup is encouraged, but drop-ins are fine. Already crafty? Then bring your own project! See store for details.

Frank McRae Book Signing
Meet local author Frank McRae on Saturday, January 23, from 1 to 3 p.m. at your Bloomingdale HPB. Frank will sell and sign his thriller, Vengeance: When All That’s Left is Revenge. Books will be sold independently by the author while supplies last.

Downers Grove

Downers Grove News
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Win Books for a Year!
What does every booklover want? More books! To celebrate the opening of our new Downers Grove store, we’re giving away FREE BOOKS for a YEAR!  To enter, complete the entry form online by March 31, 2016. Must be 18 years of age or older to enter. See store for complete rules and prize details.

Niles

Saturday Storytime
Pack up your half-pint readers and come to your Village Crossing HPB for Storytime Saturday. Sit down and enjoy a good tale with us at 3 p.m. on the first Saturday of each month. All young readers and listeners are welcome!

Rockford – Half Price Books Outlet 

Health & Diet Book Sale
Your Rockford HPB Outlet is here to help you with your New Year’s resolutions. Throughout January, all Health and Diet Books are only $1! Need more inspiration? All Fitness & Exercise DVDs are only $1! Offer good at this location only.

Dollar Sale at the Outlets
One day only! Everything in the store is $1 or less on Saturday, January 16, at your Half Price Books Outlet. Haul away loads of bargains including used fiction, children’s books, music, DVDs and more – ALL for $1 or less each plus tax. No coupon needed. Offer good at Half Price Books Outlet locations only.

INDIANA

Bloomington – Half Price Books Outlet 

Vinyl Thursdays
Listen up, audiophiles! Your Bloomington HPB Outlet is offering 50% Off Vinyl each Thursday. You can buy stacks o’wax, a plethora of platters, gobs of grooves, loads of LPs, or as many as you please.  See store for details.

Dollar Sale at the Outlets
One day only! Everything in the store is $1 or less on Saturday, January 16, at your Half Price Books Outlet. Haul away loads of bargains including used fiction, children’s books, music, DVDs and more – ALL for $1 or less each plus tax. No coupon needed. Offer good at Half Price Books Outlet locations only.

Fort Wayne

25% Off Comics Sale
Ka-pow! We’ll beat our own prices. Come to your Fort Wayne HPB Friday through Sunday, January 22 – 24, when you get an additional 25% OFF all comics. Bam!! You can stock up on a commodious collection of comics. Offer does not include graphic novels. Comics sale at Fort Wayne location only.

Indianapolis – Clearwater Village

Robert L. Bingham Book Signing
Meet local author Robert L. Bingham at your Clearwater Village HPB in Indianapolis on Friday, January 8, from 6 to 9 p.m. Robert will sell and sign his memoir, Growing Up Lansdowne. Books will be sold independently by the author while supplies last.

Indianapolis – Northbrook/Greenbriar

Greyhound Pet Adoptions
Looking for a loyal friend, a lovable buddy, a canine companion? On the 4th Saturday of each month, from 2 to 4 p.m., Greyhound Pets of America – Indianapolis will bring their Greyhound dogs for a meet and greet. Stop by your HPB at 86th and Ditch Rd. and meet the fastest dog on earth. Learn about this affectionate breed and how you can adopt a retired racing Greyhound. See store for details. 

Video Game Night
Come test your skills at your Northbrook/Greenbriar HPB in Indianapolis on Thursday, January 28, from 6 to 9 p.m. and play Pac-Man. The winner at the end of the night will receive a $25 Half Price Books Gift Card plus a coveted place on our leader board. Sign up here to reserve your spot to play. See store for details.

KENTUCKY

Bowling Green – Half Price Books Outlet 

Magic: The Gathering Game Night
Join us for Magic: The Gathering Game Night on the 2nd & 4th Tuesdays each month from 6-8 p.m. at your Bowling Green Half Price Books Outlet. All gaming levels from beginner to advanced are invited to participate in our tournament style game nights. See store for details and game rules.

Tabletop Game Night
Let’s put away our digital devices and have some analog fun! Join us at the Bowling Green Outlet every 3rd Tuesday for Tabletop Game Night starting at 6 p.m. when we’ll play tournament-style with a variety of tabletop games including Settlers of Catan. Ask in store for the line-up of other tabletop games coming soon.

Dollar Sale at the Outlets
One day only! Everything in the store is $1 or less on Saturday, January 16, at your Half Price Books Outlet. Haul away loads of bargains including used fiction, children’s books, music, DVDs and more – ALL for $1 or less each plus tax. No coupon needed. Offer good at Half Price Books Outlet locations only.

Florence

Lonnie Black Book Signing
Meet author and poet Lonnie Black on Saturday, January 23, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at your Florence HPB. Lonnie will sell and sign his new book, Poems From the Heart: From God Thru Me. Books will be sold independently by the author while supplies last.

Lexington – Fayette Place

Video Game Day Challenge
Join us for Video Game Day Challenge at your Fayette Place HPB in Lexington, from noon to 2 p.m., on the last Saturday of each month. Customers can battle it out playing NES, Atari 2600, N64, Genesis, PS1, and SNES video games. Play for a chance to win coupons and HPB Gift Cards. Games change monthly. Check with your Fayette Place store to see what games we are playing this month.

Lexington – Hamburg Pavilion

Monthly Saturday Storytime
Pack up your half-pint readers and come to your Hamburg Pavilion HPB for our Monthly Saturday Storytime. Sit down and enjoy a good tale with us from 2 to 3 p.m. on the last Saturday of each month.

Louisville – Hurstbourne

Storytime Saturdays
Mark your calendars and bring the kids the third Saturday of every month from 2 to 4 p.m. for storytime. Join us for sing-alongs, coloring contests, story-telling and more.

Louisville – Springhurst/Freys Hill

Monthly Coloring Contest
Grab a crayon and unleash your inner artist! Stop inside the Springhurst Half Price Books and get involved with our Monthly Coloring Contest. Each month, a new coloring sheet is available for our pint-sized customers. Throughout the month, children ages 13 and under may submit their coloring sheet for entry. At the end of the month, 4 winners are selected (one from each age group). Winners receive a Half Price Books Gift Card and the honor of having their artwork displayed in store.

Friday Magic Music Night
Join us each Friday from 5 p.m. to close and move to the groove while you shop! Listen to classic tunes on vinyl and get 20% off all CDs, select LPs, cassettes and 8-track tapes at your Springhurst HPB. Offer good at this location only.

KY Vintage Video Gaming Tournament
Join us on the 3rd Saturday each month from 2-4 p.m. for Vintage Video Game Day. Customers can participate in a competition of Nintendo, Super Nintendo and Sega gaming. Score points as fast as you can! Winner receives a $25 HPB Gift Card. Come back each month to keep up with your competitors. Tournament of champions will be held in December. See store for details and contest rules.

Last Saturday Event
Join us at your Springhurst HPB for the Last Saturday Event. Every last Saturday of the month, from 2 to 4 p.m., we present an event highlighting anything from pop culture to community activism. Events include games, snacks and storytime. See store for details on this month’s event and contest rules.

MINNESOTA

Northtown

First Sunday Storytime
Pack up your half-pint readers and come to your Northtown HPB for Storytime Sundays. Sit down and enjoy a good tale with us at 2 p.m. on the first Sunday of each month. All young readers and listeners are welcome!

MISSOURI

Independence

Fourth Saturday Storytime
Pack up your half-pint readers and come to your Independence HPB for Storytime Saturdays. Sit down and enjoy a good tale with us at 1 p.m. on the fourth Saturday of each month.

Kansas City – Westport

Second Saturday Storytime
Pack up your half-pint readers and come to your Westport HPB in Kansas City for Storytime Saturdays. Sit down and enjoy a good tale with us at 1 p.m. on the second Saturday of each month.

OHIO

Columbus – Brice Park 

Vinyl Fridays
Join us for an LP shopping spree! Get 20% off all vinyl on Fridays from 5 to 9 p.m. at your Brice Park HPB. We’ll be spinning vinyl so you can move to the groove. Come back each week for new discoveries and savings! Offer at this location only.

Boykins, Houston & Nikole Book Signing
Meet financial consultants Shaundretta Boykins, Jenefeness Houston and Brandy Nikole on Saturday, January 9, from 1 to 3 p.m. at your Brice Park HPB. Shaundretta, Jenefeness and Brandy will sell and sign their book, 30 Day Fiscal Bootcamp Workbook: Basic Training for Financial Fitness. Books will be sold independently by the author while supplies last.

Columbus – Carriage Place  

Sunday Storytime & Craft
Pack up your half-pint readers and come to your Carriage Place HPB in Columbus for Sunday Storytime and Craft. Get ready for smiles, silliness and a good tale with us from 2 to 3 p.m. on the third Sunday of each month.

Columbus – North High

Vinyl Fridays
Join us each Friday from 5 p.m. to close and move to the groove while you shop! Listen to classic tunes on vinyl and get 20% off all used LPs at your North High Street HPB in Columbus. Offer good at this location only.

Columbus – West Lane

An Afternoon of Poetry
Half Price Books and The House of Toast present “Voices of the Heartland” on Sunday, January 17, from 2 to 4 p.m., at your West Lane HPB in Columbus. Noted Ohio poets Bucky Ignatius, Holli Rainwater and Chuck Salmons will read from their works. An Open Reading follows. Bring a poem or two to share!

Beavercreek

Andrew Seiple Book Signing
Meet local author Andrew Seiple at your Beavercreek HPB on Saturday, January 30, from 3 to 6 p.m. Andrew will sell and sign his book, Dire: Born. Books will be sold independently by the author while supplies last.

Lewis Center

Storytime Sundays
Pack up your half-pint readers and come to your Lewis Center HPB for Storytime Sundays. Sit down and enjoy a good tale with us at 2 p.m. on the last Sunday of each month. All young readers and listeners are welcome!

Mason

Spiritworks Book Signing
Meet local author Rick Greene (a.k.a. Spiritworks) on Saturday, January 2, from 1 to 3 p.m. at your Mason HPB. Rick will sell and sign his Children’s book, Dreamtime. Books will be sold independently by the author while supplies last.

Harald Zieger Book Signing
Meet local author Harald Zieger on Saturday, January 16, from 1 to 3 p.m. at your Mason HPB. Harald will sell and sign his memoir, Freedom’s Nightmare. Books will be sold independently by the author while supplies last.

Dog Days at Half Price Books
Join us at your Mason HPB to take a bite out of reading. Load up the kids and bring them to Half Price Books, where they can read a book to Cooper, the Border Collie, on the third Sunday of each month, from 1 to 2 p.m. Presented in partnership with Therapy Pets of Greater Cincinnati.

Westerville

Vinyl Fridays
Join us each Friday from 5 p.m. to close and move to the groove while you shop! Listen to classic tunes on vinyl and get 20% off all used LPs at your Westerville HPB. Offer good at this location only. 

OKLAHOMA

Edmond

Monday Music Madness
Looking for some soothing grooves or pounding beats to start your week? Stop by your Edmond HPB every Monday to get an additional 10% off all CDs, used LPs, cassettes and 8-track tapes. Offer good at this location only.

Dale Lewis Book Signing
Meet local author “Buffalo” Dale Lewis at your Edmond HPB on Saturday, January 30, from 1 to 4 p.m. Dale will sell and sign his true crime book, Footprints in the Dew: Damon ‘Chub’ Anderson and the Unsolved Mullendore Murder. Books will be sold independently by the author while supplies last.

Oklahoma City – Country Club Corner

Dale Lewis Book Signing
Meet local author “Buffalo” Dale Lewis at your Country Club Corner HPB in Oklahoma City on Sunday, February 7, from 2 to 4 p.m. Dale will sell and sign his true crime book, Footprints in the Dew: Damon ‘Chub’ Anderson and the Unsolved Mullendore Murder. Books will be sold independently by the author while supplies last.

Oklahoma City – Penn Park

Dale Lewis Book Signing
Meet local author “Buffalo” Dale Lewis at your Penn Park HPB in Oklahoma City on Sunday, January 31, from 1 to 3 p.m. Dale will sell and sign his true crime book, Footprints in the Dew: Damon ‘Chub’ Anderson and the Unsolved Mullendore Murder. Books will be sold independently by the author while supplies last.

PENNSYLVANIA

Monroeville

Second Sunday Storytime
Pack up your half-pint readers and come to your Monroeville HPB for Storytime Sundays. Sit down and enjoy a good tale with us at 2 p.m. on the second Sunday of each month. Plus, each child can take a pre-selected book home for free.

TEXAS

Arlington – Lincoln Square

My Life Beyond the Floor Book Signing
Meet Josie Fisher, mother of Mike Begum III, on Saturday, January 23, from 1 to 3 p.m. at your Lincoln Square HPB in Arlington. Josie will sell signed copies of her son’s autobiography My Life Beyond the Floor, about living with disability and Mike’s struggles to get where he is today. Books will be sold independently by Josie Fisher while supplies last.

Arlington – South Arlington

Retro Media Fridays
Get ready for a throwback! Join us at the Four Corners HPB in South Arlington every Friday night from 7-10 p.m. All retro media is 20% off – including LPs, cassette tapes, 8 tracks, VHS tapes and Laserdiscs.

Austin – North Lamar  

Storytime Sundays
Pack up your half-pint readers and come to your North Lamar HPB for Storytime Sundays. Get ready for a bit of a wild rumpus, smiles, silliness and a good tale with us from 1 to 2 p.m. every Sunday.

Austin Dog Rescue Meet and Greet
Looking for a loyal friend, a lovable buddy, a canine companion? Austin Dog Rescue, a nonprofit animal rescue and adoption organization, will have a select group of adoptable dogs looking for good, fur-ever homes at your North Lamar HPB on Saturday, January 9, from noon to 3 p.m. Donations accepted plus information about fostering a rescue dog will be available.

You Know So Much! Monthly Trivia
Do you like to trifle with the trivial? Pop in and test your trivia knowledge at your North Lamar HPB on the last Sunday of each month from 7 to 8 p.m. Topics range from literature, movies, music and pop culture, to history, science, sports and art. The top three teams win HPB Gift Cards! Offer at this location only.

Michael R. Collins Book Signing
Meet author Michael R. Collins on Saturday, January 16, from 1 to 3 p.m. at your North Lamar HPB in Austin. Michael will sell and sign his Horror/Mystery book, Night Shall Overtake. Books will be sold independently by the author while supplies last.

Angel Jefferson Book Signing
Meet author Angel Jefferson at your North Lamar HPB in Austin on Saturday, January 23, from 1 to 3 p.m. Angel will sell and sign her motivational book Unstoppable Steps: Whose Shoes Are You Wearing?. Books will be sold independently by the author while supplies last.

Anna Castle Book Signing
Meet author Anna Castle at your North Lamar HPB in Austin on Sunday, January 24, from 1 to 3 p.m. Anna will sell and sign her Historical Mystery The Widows Guild: A Francis Bacon Mystery. Books will be sold independently by the author while supplies last.

Melissa R. Hood Book Signing
Meet author Melissa R. Hood on Saturday, January 30, from 1 to 3 p.m. at your North Lamar HPB in Austin. Melissa will sell and sign her book, Memoirs of an ADHD Mind: God Was a Genius in the Way He Made Me. Books will be sold independently by the author while supplies last.

Austin – South Lamar

Crystal Darks Book Signing
Meet author Crystal Darks at your South Lamar HPB in Austin on Saturday, January 2, from 1 to 3 p.m. Crystal will sell and sign her dramatic book, Concrete Situations. Books will be sold independently by the author while supplies last.

Angel Jefferson Book Signing
Meet author Angel Jefferson at your South Lamar HPB in Austin on Saturday, January 9, from 1 to 3 p.m. Angel will sell and sign her motivational book, Unstoppable Steps. Books will be sold independently by the author while supplies last.

Jaime Summers Book Signing
Meet author Jaime Summers at your South Lamar HPB in Austin on Saturday, January 16, from 1 to 3 p.m. Jaime will sell and sign her Self Help book, Playtionships: The New Paradigm. Books will be sold independently by the author while supplies last.

Pam Friedman Book Signing
Meet financial planner Pam Friedman at your South Lamar HPB in Austin on Saturday, January 23, from 1 to 4 p.m. Pam will sell and sign her book I Now Pronounce You Financially Fit: How to Protect Your Money in Marriage and Divorce. Books will be sold independently by the author while supplies last.

Kelly Bennett Seiler Book Signing
Meet author Kelly Bennett Seiler on Saturday, February 6, from 1 to 3 p.m. at your South Lamar HPB in Austin. Kelly will sell and sign her novel, Shifting Time. Books will be sold independently by the author while supplies last.

Austin – Southpark Meadows

Storytime Sundays
Pack up your half-pint readers and come to your Southpark Meadows HPB for Storytime Sundays. Sit down and enjoy a good tale with us at 3 p.m. every Sunday, and then each child can take a pre-selected book home for free. Children of all ages are welcome.

Kelly Bennett Seiler Book Signing
Meet local author Kelly Bennett Seiler on Saturday, January 9, from 1 to 3 p.m. at your Southpark Meadows HPB. Kelly will sell and sign her novel, Shifting Time. Books will be sold independently by the author while supplies last.

Bedford

Pet Adoptions
Cute kitties and canine companions will be visiting your Bedford HPB on the last Sunday of each month, from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. The Humane Society of North Texas, a nonprofit animal rescue and adoption organization, will have a select group of adoptable pets looking for good, fur-ever homes. Make a donation of pet supplies or food and receive 10% OFF, and those who adopt a pet will receive 15% OFF their bookstore purchase. Discount good at the Bedford HPB location only.

Ceaser Conrad Book Signing
Meet local author Ceaser Conrad at your Bedford HPB on Sunday, February 7, from 1 to 3 p.m. Ceaser will sell and sign his Relationship book, Cupid’s Concern. Books will be sold independently by the author while supplies last.

Cedar Hill

First Sunday Storytime
Pack up your half-pint readers and come to your Cedar Hill HPB for Storytime Sunday. Sit down and enjoy a good tale and themed activity with us at 3 p.m. on the first Sunday of each month. Light snacks provided. Storytime recommended for kids ages 2 to 10.

Cedar Park

Storytime Sundays
Pack up your half-pint readers and come to your Cedar Park HPB for Storytime Sundays. Sit down and enjoy a good tale with us at 3 p.m. every Sunday afternoon.

Corpus Christi  

Second Sunday Storytime
Load up your half-pint readers and visit us at Moore Plaza for Storytime Sundays. We’ll share a tale from 2 to 3 p.m. on the second Sunday of each month. Recommended for kids ranging from pre-school to 4th grade.

Dallas – Northwest Highway

HPB Employee Art Show
View the artistic talents of our DFW area HPB Bibliomaniacs! Our Bibliomaniacs work hard, but their creativity doesn’t stop at the bookstore doors. Come and see their creative works in the Community Room of your Flagship HPB now through January 4. Art available for purchase. Contact art@hpb.com for details.

$1 VHS Fridays
Feed that VCR! Shop our VHS collection every Friday and save even more on video tapes of all genres. All VHS in stock priced at $4.98 or less will be sold for just $1 on Fridays only, until further notice. Offer valid at Northwest Highway location only.

First Friday with The Pretty Good Singers
Bring your date, bring your friend or just bring yourself! Join us at the Flagship HPB on the first Friday of each month from 6:30 to 8 p.m. for a harmonious evening of song. The Pretty Good Singers will perform their own style of harmony arrangements on great songs from the ‘30s to the ‘60s. Pick up a drink and snack at our coffeehouse, grab a chair and settle in for some good vibes.

Storytime & Crafts Sundays
Pack up your half-pint readers and come to our Flagship HPB for Storytime & Crafts Sundays. Sit down and enjoy a good tale and a special craft activity with us each Sunday from 1 to 2 pm. Recommended for kids ages 10 and under.

Bad Kitty Storytime & Activities
Mee-oww, Bad Kitty readers! We are hosting a unique storytime & activities with a very special guest. Kitty will be with us to celebrate the release of Bad Kitty Goes to the Vet by Nick Bruel. Mark your calendars now and join us on Tuesday, January 5, at 2 p.m. at your Flagship HPB in Dallas.

Paula Walker Baker Book Signing
Meet local author Paula Walker Baker on Sunday, January 10, from 1 to 3 p.m. at your Flagship HPB in Dallas. Paula will sell and sign her Christian Fiction book, The Conservative Congregant. Books will be sold independently by the author while supplies last.

German Shepherd Pet Adoptions
Looking for a loyal friend, a lovable buddy, a canine companion? On the third Saturday of each month, from noon to 4 p.m., the Good Shepherd Rescue & Sanctuary of Texas will bring their German Shepherd dogs for a meet and greet at your Flagship HPB in Dallas. Learn about these loyal, devoted and loving dogs and how you can adopt a rescue.

3rd Saturday Vinyl Night
It’s 33s on the third. Move to the groove while you shop when DJ Golden Era spins vinyl on the third Saturday of each month from 5 – 7 p.m. at the Flagship HPB in Dallas. Plus, get an additional 10% OFF all vinyl during this time.

Animal Adoptions
Cute kitties and canine companions will be visiting our Flagship HPB on the third Sunday of each month from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. The League of Animal Protectors, a nonprofit animal rescue and adoption organization, will have a select group of adoptable pets looking for good, forever homes.

Henry Cline Book Signing
Meet author Henry Cline on Sunday, January 17, from 1 to 3 p.m. at your Flagship HPB in Dallas. Henry will sell and sign his new Young Adult Mystery, Too Close For Comfort. Books will be sold independently by the author while supplies last.

Rhonda Eudaly Book Signing
Meet author Rhonda Eudaly on Sunday, January 24, from 1 to 3 p.m. at your Flagship HPB in Dallas. Rhonda will sell and sign her new Science Fiction novel, Tarbox Station. Books will be sold independently by the author while supplies last.

Dr. Michael Weisberg Book Signing
Meet Dr. Michael Weisberg at your Flagship HPB in Dallas on Sunday, February 7, from 2 to 4 p.m. Dr. Weisberg will sell and sign his novel, The Hospitalist. Books will be sold independently by the author while supplies last.

Dallas – Preston Village

First Sunday Storytime
Pack up your half-pint readers and come to your Preston HPB in Dallas for Storytime Sunday. Sit down and enjoy a good tale and themed activity with us at 3 p.m. on the first Sunday of each month. Light snacks provided. Storytime recommended for kids ages 2 to 10.

Frisco

Second Saturday Live Music
Join us for live music every second Saturday of the month from 2:30 to 3:30 p.m. Move to the groove while you shop at your Frisco HPB.

Fort Worth – Ridgmar

Pet Food Drive
Tackle pet hunger by donating cat and dog food at your Ridgmar/Westover HPB in Fort Worth from January 17 until February 21. We will be collecting pet food for the Don’t Forget to Feed Me Pet Food Bank, a non-profit organization dedicated to providing pet food for those in need during challenging financial times. Stop by anytime we are open and drop off your donation. HPB is a pet-friendly company that would like to thank you for your pet food donation with a 10% HPB coupon.

Houston – North Oaks

Knitting and Crochet Club
Are you a knit-wit? Hooked on crochet? Ambistitcherous? Join us on the 3rd Tuesday of each month, from 4 to 6 p.m., at your North Oaks HPB for our Knitting and Crochet Club. Bring your own yarn and don’t worry about frogging or darn overs. Come for the camaraderie and stay for the fun.

Houston – Westheimer/Montrose

Louise Riofrio Book Signing
Meet scientist and author Louise Riofrio on Saturday, January 2, from 1 to 3 p.m. at your Westheimer/Montrose HPB in Houston. Louise will sell and sign her Cosmological book, The Speed of Light. Books will be sold independently by the author while supplies last.

LaDreka Vaughn Book Signing
Meet author LaDreka Vaughn on Saturday, January 9, from 1 to 3 p.m. at your Westheimer/Montrose HPB in Houston. LaDreka will sell and sign her Children’s book, Adventures of the J.E.T.S.: Mug of War. Books will be sold independently by the author while supplies last.

Rebecca Gurnsey Book Signing
Meet local author Rebecca Gurnsey on Saturday, January 16, from 1 to 3 p.m. at your Westheimer/Montrose HPB in Houston. Rebecca will sell and sign her Christian Fiction novel, Loving Toby. Books will be sold independently by the author while supplies last.

Janet Holmes Book Signing
Meet local author Janet Holmes on Saturday, January 23, from 1 to 3 p.m. at your Westheimer/Montrose HPB in Houston. Janet will sell and sign her Fantasy book, The Legend of the Mosaic Nuns. Books will be sold independently by the author while supplies last.

Elaine O’Rourke Book Signing
Meet local author Elaine O’Rourke on Saturday, January 30, from 1 to 3 p.m. at your Westheimer/Montrose HPB in Houston. Elaine will sell and sign her Children’s book, Seymour Reaches the Sky. Books will be sold independently by the author while supplies last.

Ava Montgomery Book Signing
Meet local author Ava Montgomery on Saturday, February 6, from 1 to 3 p.m. at your Westheimer/Montrose HPB in Houston. Ava will sell and sign her book, I Won’t Tell: The Voice For Every Battered Woman. Books will be sold independently by the author while supplies last.

Mansfield

Carla Butler Book Signing
Meet author Carla Butler on Saturday, January 2, from 1 to 3 p.m. at your Mansfield HPB. Carla will sell and sign her memoir, This Little Girl’s Journey: My Lifelong Search for my Biological Father and Family. Books will be sold independently by the author while supplies last.

Sheaniqua Clarkson Book Signing
Meet local author Sheaniqua Clarkson on Sunday, January 10, from 1 to 3 p.m. at your Mansfield HPB. Sheaniqua will sell and sign her memoir, Life, Though I Walked Through the Valley of the Shadow of Death. Books will be sold independently by the author while supplies last.

Mesquite  

First Sunday Storytime
Pack up your half-pint readers and come to your Mesquite HPB for Storytime Sunday. Sit down and enjoy a good tale and themed activity with us at 3 p.m. on the first Sunday of each month. Light snacks provided. Storytime recommended for kids ages 2 to 10.

Richardson

Sunday Storytime & Crafts
Pack up your half-pint readers and come to your Richardson HPB for Sunday Storytime and Crafts. Sit down and enjoy a good tale and free activity with us at 3 p.m. each Sunday. Readers, listeners and arts-and-crafts lovers of all ages are welcome.

Rockwall

First Sunday Storytime
Pack up your half-pint readers and come to your Rockwall HPB for Storytime Sunday. Sit down and enjoy a good tale and themed activity with us at 3 p.m. on the first Sunday of each month. Light snacks provided. Storytime recommended for kids ages 2 to 10.

Pawsitive Reading Storytime
Bow wow! Join us for a Pawsitive Reading Storytime. Load up the kids and bring them to your Rockwall HPB, where they can read a book to a trained therapy dog on the second Friday of the month from 3:30 to 5 p.m. Presented in partnership with Love on a Leash.

San Antonio – Broadway

Candie Graham Book Signing
Meet author Candie Graham at your Broadway HPB in San Antonio on Saturday, January 2, from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Candie will sell and sign her Classic Movie book, I Only Quote From the Best – Revisiting Hollywood’s Golden Age. Books will be sold independently by the author while supplies last.

San Antonio – Huebner Road

Candie Graham Book Signing
Meet author Candie Graham at your Huebner Road HPB in San Antonio on Saturday, January 23, from 1 to 3 p.m. Candie will sell and sign her Classic Movie book I Only Quote From the Best – Revisiting Hollywood’s Golden Age. Books will be sold independently by the author while supplies last.

Lee Young Book Signing
Meet author Lee Young at your Huebner Road HPB in San Antonio on Saturday, January 30, from 1 to 3 p.m. Lee will sell and sign his book, Prepare For Greater Things: Understanding God’s Plan for Your Life. Books will be sold independently by the author while supplies last.

Sugar Land

Lilas Taha Book Signing
Meet author Lilas Taha on Saturday, January 23, 2 p.m. at your Sugar Land HPB.  Lilas will discuss and sign her new novel, Bitter Almonds; a heartbreaking and moving story about displacement and exile, family duty and honor, and the universal feelings of love and loss. Hardback copies available for purchase starting January 19 as specially-priced new items while supplies last.

Marc Bazaldua Book Signing
Meet author Marc Bazaldua on Saturday, February 6, from noon to 3 p.m. at your Sugar Land HPB. Marc will sell and sign his inspirational books, Thanks to Prison and Raising Another Man’s Child. Books will be sold independently by the author while supplies last.

WASHINGTON

Bellevue

First Sunday Storytime
Pack up your half-pint readers and come to your Crossroads HPB for Storytime Sundays. Sit down and enjoy a good tale with us at 2 p.m. on the first Sunday of each month. All young readers and listeners are welcome!

Olympia – Half Price Books Outlet

50% Off Everything Sale
1 DAY ONLY! Stock up on books, music, movies and games at your Olympia Half Price Books Outlet! Take an additional 50% OFF everything in store this Sunday, January 3. Offer good at Olympia HPB Outlet only. Not valid on gift certificate purchases. All sales are final.

25¢ Paperback Tuesdays
All pocket-size, mass market paperbacks! Only 25¢! Every Tuesday at your Olympia Half Price Books Outlet. See store for details. Offer good at this location only.

Dollar Sale at the Outlets
One day only! Everything in the store is $1 or less on Saturday, January 16, at your Half Price Books Outlet. Haul away loads of bargains including used fiction, children’s books, music, DVDs and more – ALL for $1 or less each plus tax. No coupon needed. Offer good at Half Price Books Outlet locations only.

Dollar Sale at the Outlet
One day only! Everything in the store is $1 or less on Saturday, January 30, at your Olympia HPB Outlet. Haul away loads of bargains including used fiction, children’s books, music, DVDs and more – ALL for $1 or less each plus tax. No coupon needed. Offer good at Olympia Half Price Books Outlet only.

Tacoma

Fahren Johnson Book Signing
Meet author Fahren Johnson at your Tacoma HPB on Saturday, January 9, from 1 to 3 p.m. Fahren will sell and sign her memoir, A View of Redemption, My Story. Books will be sold independently by the author while supplies last.

WISCONSIN

Appleton

Storytime & Crafts
Pack up your half-pint readers and come to your Appleton HPB for Storytime & Crafts. Join us for a good tale each month on the first Wednesday at 11 a.m. and on the third Sunday at 2 p.m. Plus, each child can take a pre-selected book home for free. Children of all ages are welcome. Light refreshments provided.

Vinyl Fridays
Join us for an LP shopping spree! Get 20% off all used vinyl on Fridays from 7 to 10 p.m. at our Appleton HPB. Like what you hear? Records playing in the store are 50% off. Come back each week for new discoveries and savings! Discount at this location only.

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As always, be sure to check your local store’s webpage or this post to see if any new events are added throughout the month. – Emily 

 

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