Local Store Events Round-Up: February 2016

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ALL STORES

Booklover’s Weekend
If you’re on the HPB Email List, check your email inbox by February 12 for a special offer! If you’re not on the list, it’s not too late to get in on this sweetheart deal! Sign up online or in store today and you’ll get your own store coupon to use during Booklover’s Weekend — Friday, February 12 through Monday, February 15 — at any Half Price Books retail location. See coupon for redemption details. Not valid online nor at Half Price Books Outlet.

ARIZONA

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

Rehana Daud Book Signing
Meet author Rehana Daud on Saturday, February 27, from 2 to 4 p.m. at your Dublin HPB. Rehana will read excerpts from, sell and sign her novel, The Journey. Books will be sold independently by the author while supplies last.

Fremont

Rehana Daud Book Signing
Meet author Rehana Daud on Saturday, February 20, from 10 to 11 a.m. at your Fremont HPB. Rehana will read excerpts from, sell and sign her novel, The Journey. Books will be sold independently by the author while supplies last.

ILLINOIS

Algonquin

Guitar Hero Tournament
Do you have the chops to make it to the top? Sign up now for our Guitar Hero Tournament at your Algonquin HPB on Saturday, February 20, from 6 to 10 p.m. Battle it out playing Guitar Hero: Smash Hits with a single elimination bracket, best 2-out-of-3 songs. Difficulty Level for the first round will be Hard, following rounds will be Expert. Winners will receive HPB Gift Cards. Sign up in-store.

Downers Grove

Sell your books starting February 4!
Get cash for your books, music and movies! Our new Downers Grove store opens for buying starting Thursday, February 4. Bring your used stuff to sell 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Monday through Sunday, and take a sneak peek inside our new store before we open for business. While you’re in the store, be sure to ask for some money-saving coupons to save even more during our Great Opening Celebration Thursday, March 3 – Sunday, March 6!

Downers Grove News
Want to get all the 411 on our new Downers Grove store? Sign up for our email list and you’ll get great money-saving coupons, plus news about sales, events and new arrivals in store. Join the HPB Mailing List today!

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

Fill-a-Bag for $30
1 DAY ONLY! Your Half Price Books Outlet is offering a special deal for Booklovers on Saturday, February 13. Come “Fill-a-Bag for $30” and stock up on select fiction, nonfiction, children’s books, music and movies. Fill a free souvenir HPB reusable tote bag with select merchandise and get your whole bundle for just $30 plus tax. No coupon needed. Offer good at Half Price Books Outlet locations only.

INDIANA

Bloomington – Half Price Books Outlet 

Fill-a-Bag for $30
1 DAY ONLY! Your Half Price Books Outlet is offering a special deal for Booklovers on Saturday, February 13. Come “Fill-a-Bag for $30” and stock up on select fiction, nonfiction, children’s books, music and movies. Fill a free souvenir HPB reusable tote bag with select merchandise and get your whole bundle for just $30 plus tax. No coupon needed. Offer good at Half Price Books Outlet locations only.

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.

Fort Wayne

DVD Sale!
HPB prices just got better! Join us for a fantastic DVD sale at your Fort Wayne HPB. Friday through Monday, February 26-29, all DVDs in the store are 25% off the sticker price. Get here early for the best selection. Sale at this location only.

Indianapolis – Northbrook/Greenbriar

Video Game Night
Come test your skills at your Northbrook/Greenbriar HPB in Indianapolis on Thursday, February 25, from 6 to 9 p.m. and play Super Meat Boy. 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 hereto reserve your spot to play. See store for details.

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. 

IOWA

Marion

Building a Better Store
We’re remodeling our Marion HPB store to be better, brighter and easier for you to shop. Pardon our mess while we improve our bookstore for you. We will be closed on Sunday, February 7 starting at 6 p.m. through Tuesday, February 9 while we finish sprucing things up for you. We will reopen at 9 a.m. on Wednesday, February 10. Look for new, expanded DVDs and Young Adult sections. Come back to see all the changes Monday, February 22.

KENTUCKY

Bowling Green – Half Price Books Outlet

Fill-a-Bag for $30
1 DAY ONLY! Your Half Price Books Outlet is offering a special deal for Booklovers on Saturday, February 13. Come “Fill-a-Bag for $30” and stock up on select fiction, nonfiction, children’s books, music and movies. Fill a free souvenir HPB reusable tote bag with select merchandise and get your whole bundle for just $30 plus tax. No coupon needed. Offer good at Half Price Books Outlet locations only.

Video Game Challenge!
Are you a Mario Kart champion? Come test your skills at your Bowling Green HPB Outlet on Saturday, February 6, from 6 to 9 p.m.  Battle it out with other customers for a chance to win a HPB Outlet Gift Certificate.  See store for details. Watch out for bananas!

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.

Florence

Sheila Llewellyn Book Signing
Meet local author Sheila Llewellyn on Saturday, February 27, from 1 to 6 p.m. at your Florence HPB. Sheila will sell and sign her Christian living books including, Submission is Not a Four-Letter Word. 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

Cincinnati – Kenwood Galleria

J.S. Bailey Book Signing
Meet local author J.S. Bailey on Saturday, February 27, from 5 to 8 p.m. at your Kenwood Galleria HPB in Cincinnati. Ms. Bailey will sell and sign her supernatural suspense novel, Sacrifice. Books will be sold independently by the author while supplies last.

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.

Columbus – Carriage Place  

Storytime With Rocky the Rhino
Join us for a special storytime on Sunday, February 21, from 2 to 3 p.m. at your Carriage Place HPB in Columbus. Rocky Rhinoceros from Pro Martial Arts will read his story and share tips on how to deal with bullies.

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.

Dr. Seuss Storytime
Pack up your “Thing 1” and “Thing 2” and join us at your North High HPB in Columbus for a special Dr. Seuss Storytime on Saturday, March 5, from 2 to 3 p.m. We’re celebrating Dr. Seuss’ birthday and National Deaf History Month with readings of Dr. Seuss stories accompanied by a sign language interpreter. Stick around as our interpreter will teach us some basic sign language.

Beavercreek

J.S. Bailey Book Signing
Meet author Jennifer S. Bailey on Saturday, February 20, from 4 to 8 p.m. at your Beavercreek HPB. Jennifer will sell and sign her suspense novel, Sacrifice. 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

Brian Forschner Book Signing
Meet Brian Forschner on Saturday, February 20, from 12 to 4 p.m. at your Mason HPB. Brian will sell and sign his True Crime book Cold Serial: The Jack the Strangler Murders. 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.

Mentor

Mia Mae Lynne & Andi Lawrensovna Book Signing
Meet local authors Mia Mae Lynne and Andi Lawrensovna on Saturday, February 13, from 2 to 4 p.m. at your Mentor HPB. Mia will sell and sign her romance book, Atlanta’s Most Eligible Bachelor. Andi will sell and sign her fantasy book, Charming. Books will be sold independently by the authors while supplies last.

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.

A.L. LaFleur Book Signing
Meet local author A. Linette LaFleur at your Edmond HPB on Saturday, February 20, from 1 to 4 p.m. Linette will sell and sign her adult fiction book, The Scent of a Woman. 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.

PENNSYLVANIA

Monroeville

Valentine’s Gift Basket Giveaway!
Stop by your Monroeville HPB in February, sign up for our mailing list and enter a drawing for a Valentines-themed gift basket. The basket includes Romantic Comedy DVDs and delicious candy. Plus, email subscribers receive special offers year-round including Booklover’s Weekend.

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.

Oscar Clearance Blowout!
Get ready for some binge watching! Your Monroeville HPB is hosting a Clearance movie blowout during Oscar week, February 22 through 29. We’ll have tons of extra DVDs at Clearance prices! Load up on great movies and TV shows to enjoy from the cozy comfort of your couch. Start popping the popcorn and order the pizza.

TEXAS

DFW Area

HPB at Fan Days
Beam, teleport, fly or catch the nearest TARDIS to Dallas Comic Con Fan Days at the Irving Convention Center in Las Colinas. Look for the Half Price Books booth featuring Sci-Fi, Horror, Gaming, Comics, Manga and all things geeky and fun on Saturday and Sunday, February 13 – 14. Get directions and details.

Arlington – Lincoln Square

Open Mic Poetry Night
Enjoy an evening of poetry at your Lincoln Square HPB in Arlington. Join us for family-friendly open mic readings on Thursday, February 11 from 7 to 9 p.m. Readers of all ages are welcome to share original poems or a favorite poem by an admired author. Need a little inspiration? Check out our poetry section. See store for details.

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.

Poetry Reading & Open Mic
Austin Poets International presents “Positive Love Poetry” on Saturday, February 6, from 3 to 5 p.m. at your North Lamar HPB in Austin. Join our open mic poetry and music event featuring local creators celebrating “Love”. API poetry books are available for purchase.

Wren Davies Book Signing
Meet jewelry designer, rune caster and author Wren Davies on Sunday, February 7, from 1 to 3 p.m. at your North Lamar HPB in Austin. Wren will sell and sign her new book, Treespeak, the second volume of the Alphabet Soup series. Books will be sold independently by the author while supplies last.

Mike Begum Book Signing
Meet Mike Begum, a.k.a. “Broly Legs”, on Wednesday, February 10, from 12 to 5 p.m. at your North Lamar HPB in Austin. Mike will sell signed copies of his 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 the author while supplies last.

Carin Channing Book Signing
Meet author Carin Channing on Saturday, February 20, from 1 to 3 p.m. at your North Lamar HPB in Austin. Carin will sell and sign copies of her book, 365 Days of Doodling: Discovering the Joys of Being Creative Every Day. Books will be sold independently by the author while supplies last.

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.

Austin – South Lamar

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.

Mike Begum Book Signing
Meet Mike Begum, a.k.a. “Broly Legs”, on Saturday, February 13, from 1 to 3 p.m. at your South Lamar HPB in Austin. Mike will sell signed copies of his 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 the author while supplies last.

Cash Matthews Book Signing
Meet Cash Matthews on Saturday, February 20, from 1 to 3 p.m. at your South Lamar HPB in Austin. Cash will sell and sign his finance book, Money University. 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.

Bedford

Pamela Skjolsvik Book Signing
Meet local author Pamela Skjolsvik at your Bedford HPB on Sunday, February 14, from 1 to 3 p.m. Pamela will sell and sign her Self-Help book Death Becomes Us. Books will be sold independently by the author while supplies last.

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.

Teen Bookfest by the Bay
Look for the HPB booth at the second annual Teen Bookfest by the Bay in Corpus Christi on Saturday, February 20, from 9:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. We’ll have a big variety of Young Adult titles to choose from. See you there! Click here for more details.

Dallas – Northwest Highway

Red Cross Blood Drive
Your Rockwall HPB is partnering with the American Red Cross for a blood drive on Sunday, February 28 from 12 to 6 p.m. You will find support with the CosPlayers and the Star Wars 501st in attendance as your favorite Star Wars characters. Plus, make a blood donation and receive a coupon for 15% Off your entire purchase that day. Please consider donating your blood to save a life. Look for the Red Cross mobile unit in the parking lot near our store. Learn more about making a blood donation.

$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.

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.

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.

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.

Wanda Vassallo Book Signing
Meet local author Wanda Vassallo at your Flagship HPB in Dallas on Sunday, February 14, from 1 to 3 p.m. Wanda will sell and sign her books, I Was the Daughter of a Human Mother and I Was the Mother of a Baby Duck. Books will be sold independently by the author while supplies last.

Victoria Scott Book Launch Party
Meet Young Adult author Victoria Scott and be one of the first people to get her new fantasy book, Titans. Join us at your Flagship HPB in Dallas on Monday, February 22 at 7 p.m., when Victoria will discuss and sign copies of her book. Titans will be available for purchase as a specially-priced new item at the event.

Colten Moore Book Signing
Meet X Games star Colten Moore at your Flagship HPB in Dallas on Thursday, February 25 at 7 p.m. Colten will discuss and sign copies of his book, Catching the Sky. Books available for purchase as specially-priced new items while supplies last.

Mel Renfro Book Signing
Meet Dallas Cowboys Hall of Famer Mel Renfro at your Flagship HPB in Dallas on Sunday, February 28, from 1 to 3 p.m. Mel will sell and sign his recently released autobiography Mel Renfro: Forever a Cowboy; covering his years in the 1960s as a Dallas Cowboy and member of the “Doomsday Defense I”, as well as life after football. 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.

Schnauzer Pet Adoptions
Looking for a loyal friend, a lovable buddy, a canine companion? On Saturday, February 13, from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m., the Schnauzers Etc. rescue group will bring their Schnauzers and Schnauzer mixes for a meet and greet at your Ridgmar/Westover HPB in Fort Worth. Stop by to learn about these intelligent, loving dogs and how you can adopt a rescue.

James Howell Book Signing
Meet local author James Howell at your Ridgmar HPB on Sunday, February 28, from 1 to 3 p.m. James will sell and sign his book, Countdown to Atomgeddon: The Race to Build the First Atomic Bomb. Books will be sold independently by the author while supplies last.

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

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.

Michael W. Cotie Book Signing
Meet local author Michael W. Cotie on Saturday, February 27, from 1 to 3 p.m. at your Westheimer/Montrose HPB in Houston. Michael will sell and sign his Christian living book, The Purpose of the Church and Its Members. Books will be sold independently by the author while supplies last.

Veronica Bellamy Book Signing
Meet local author Veronica Bellamy on Saturday, February 20, from 1 to 3 p.m. at your Westheimer/Montrose HPB in Houston. Veronica will sell and sign her Christian fiction book, Treasures in Jars of Clay. Books will be sold independently by the author while supplies last.

Humble

Read Across America Day Storytime
Each year, young and old alike celebrate Read Across America Day on March 2 in conjunction with Dr. Seuss’ birthday. Join us at your Humble HPB for storytime, snacks, photos and fun activities on Wednesday, March 2, from 1 to 3 p.m. And, don’t forget to check out our selection of Dr. Seuss books, DVDs and merchandise.

Mansfield

James Howell Book Signing
Meet local author James Howell at your Mansfield HPB on Sunday, February 14, from 1 to 3 p.m. James will sell and sign his book, Countdown to Atomgeddon: The Race to Build the First Atomic Bomb. Books will be sold independently by the author while supplies last.

J.C. Hulsey Book Signing
Meet local author J.C. Hulsey on Sunday, February 21, from 2 to 4 p.m. at your Mansfield HPB. J.C. will sell and sign his Christian western books from The Travelers series. Books will be sold independently by the author while supplies last.

James Brumley Book Signing
Meet local author James Brumley on Sunday, February 28, from 1 to 3 p.m. at your Mansfield HPB. James will sell and sign his book, The Curse of Madam. 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.

William St. James Book Signing
Meet local author William St. James on Saturday, February 27, from 12 to 3 p.m. at your Rockwall HPB. William will sell and sign his fist novel, An Unfinished Affair. Books will be sold independently by the author while supplies last.

Round Rock

Read Across America Storytime
Each year, young and old alike celebrate Read Across America Day in conjunction with Dr. Seuss’ birthday. Join us at your Round Rock HPB on Saturday, March 5, from 3 to 4 p.m., for a special “Read Across America” storytime. Sit down and enjoy a Dr. Seuss story plus prizes, treats and a coloring contest.

San Antonio – North Central

Nancy Lee Book Signing
Meet local author Nancy Lee on Saturday, February 27, from 12 to 4 p.m. at your North Central HPB in San Antonio. Nancy will sell and sign her memoir, My Alaska!. Books will be sold independently by the author while supplies last.

Sugar Land

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

Fill-a-Bag for $30
1 DAY ONLY! Your Half Price Books Outlet is offering a special deal for Booklovers on Saturday, February 13. Come “Fill-a-Bag for $30” and stock up on select fiction, nonfiction, children’s books, music and movies. Fill a free souvenir HPB reusable tote bag with select merchandise and get your whole bundle for just $30 plus tax. No coupon needed. Offer good at Half Price Books Outlet locations only.

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 Outlet
One day only! Everything in the store is $1 or less on Saturday, February 27, 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.

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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