Local Store Events Round-Up: August 2016

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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

Citrus Heights

Summer Safari Children’s Camp
Look for the HPB booth at Citrus Town Center’s FREE Summer Safari Children’s Camp on the first and third Friday of the month, from 10:30 a.m. to noon. We’ll have store info and FREE HPB tote bags. After camp, join us at Half Price Books for Children’s Storytime from 12:15 – 1:15.

Storytime Sundays
Pack up your half-pint readers and come to your Citrus Heights HPB for Storytime Sundays. Sit down and enjoy a good tale with us at 2 p.m. every Sunday. All ages are welcome!

Fremont

HPB at Fremont Festival of the Arts
Look for the HPB booth at the Fremont Festival of the Arts in downtown Fremont on Saturday and Sunday, August 6 & 7, from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. We’ll have coupons and free tote bags while supplies last. And, don’t forget to check out our store in The Fremont Hub.

Kent Evans & Zoombie Morgan Performances
Meet writer and performer Kent Evans along with music producer and guitarist Zoombie Morgan at your Fremont HPB on Saturday, August 13, from 2 to 3 p.m. Join us for a book reading/performance from these two members of the Bilingual Prog-Rock group Epic Fail. Kent and Zoombie are also promoting the release of the first Epic Fail single, “Dr. Gypsy”, featuring Carl Restivo.

GEORGIA

Decatur

Win Books for a Year!
What does every booklover want? More books! To celebrate the opening of our new Decatur store in the Suburban Plaza Shopping Center, we’re giving away FREE BOOKS for a YEAR! To enter, complete the entry form online by Friday, September 23, 2016. Must be 18 years of age or older to enter. Click here for complete rules and prize details.

Win a $100 Gift Card at our Decatur Great Opening
Join us for our Great Opening Celebration Thursday, August 25 – Sunday, August 28 at 2615 N. Decatur Rd. in the Suburban Plaza Shopping Center, next to Jo-Ann Fabrics. The first 100 people through the door at 9 a.m. Thursday through Sunday at our new Decatur store get a FREE tote bag and $5 gift card!* One tote bag will contain a $100 gift card! Feeling lucky? Visit each day for a new chance to win. *Limit one tote bag per person, 16 years of age and up. Offer valid 8.25.16 – 8.28.16 at Decatur location only. One random $100 gift card winner each day, Thursday – Sunday.

 

ILLINOIS

Bloomingdale

Local Author Saturdays
Join us on the first Saturday of the month for Local Author Saturdays. Meet local Indie authors and pick up their latest release! Books will be sold independently by the authors while supplies last. Check with this HPB store to see who’s coming this month. Half Price Books encourages and supports local authors.

Arts & Crafts Night
Your Bloomingdale HPB bibliomaniacs and customers are bursting with creativity! Let’s share our artistic knowledge and fun this summer on Tuesdays, June 21, July 19 and August 23, 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.

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

Paperback Tuesdays
Get four pocket-size, mass market paperbacks for only $2 every Tuesday at your Rockford HPB Outlet. See store for details. Offer good at this location only.

Fill-a-Bag for $30
1 DAY ONLY! Your Half Price Books Outlet is offering a special deal on Saturday, August 13, just in time for back-to-school. 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.

Throwback Thursdays
Get ready for a throwback! Join us at your Rockford HPB Outlet on the last Thursday of the month for 50% off media in our Retro Media Room – including LPs, cassette tapes, 8 tracks, VHS tapes and LaserDiscs. Does not include nostalgia books. See store for details.

INDIANA

Avon

Summer Storytime Sundays
Looking for FREE, kid-friendly fun this summer? Pack up your half-pint readers and head on over to your Avon HPB from 2 – 3 p.m. on Sunday, June 5, June 19, July 3, July 17, July 31, August 14 & August 28 for Storytime.

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.

Fill-a-Bag for $30
1 DAY ONLY! Your Half Price Books Outlet is offering a special deal on Saturday, August 13, just in time for back-to-school. 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.

Indianapolis

HPB at Gen Con 2016
Look for the HPB booth at Gen Con 2016 in the Indiana Convention Center from Thursday to Sunday, August 4 – 7. We’ll have D&D, RPG and Sci-Fi/Fantasy books, movies, games and more. Plus tote bags and money-saving coupons to use in stores. Click here for more details.

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.

 

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.

Fill-a-Bag for $30
1 DAY ONLY! Your Half Price Books Outlet is offering a special deal on Saturday, August 13, just in time for back-to-school. 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.

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.

Cynthiana

HPB at The Walking Dead Day
Look for HPB bibliomaniacs at The Walking Dead Day on Saturday, August 6, in Cynthiana. Pick up money-saving coupons. Don’t miss this special zombie-filled event in Robert Kirkman and Tony Moore’s hometown. Click here for more details.

Lexington – Fayette Place

Bluegrass Music, Live!
Your Fayette Place and Hamburg Pavilion HPBs have free, live Bluegrass music this summer on Saturdays from 2 – 4 pm. Our music on the patio will feature the smooth pickin’ and sweet twang of The Blue Dawg Trio performing alternate Saturdays. Check with your store for dates. Also, be sure to check out our music section for CDs, LPs, sheet music and more!

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

Bluegrass Music, Live!
Your Fayette Place and Hamburg Pavilion HPBs have free, live Bluegrass music this summer on Saturdays from 2 – 4 pm. Our music on the patio will feature the smooth pickin’ and sweet twang of The Blue Dawg Trio performing alternate Saturdays. Check with your store for dates. Also, be sure to check out our music section for CDs, LPs, sheet music and more!

Storytime Saturday
Pack up your half-pint readers and come to your Hamburg Pavilion HPB for Storytime Saturday. Sit down and enjoy a good tale with us from 2 to 3 pm 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

Coon Rapids

First Sunday Storytime
Pack up your half-pint readers and come to your Coon Rapids 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 10 a.m. on the fourth Saturday of each month.

Kansas City

Clearance Sale at the KCI Expo Center
Join us for our 3rd annual Clearance Sale! Everything is $2 or less! Come to our Clearance Sale at the KCI Expo Center on Friday and Saturday, August 12 & 13, from 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. and Sunday, August 14, from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Stock up on as many books as you can carry, as well as music, movies and more. The first 100 customers each day will receive a free HPB tote bag!* See you there! Parking and Admission are FREE.

*Limit one tote bag per person, 16 years of age and up. Offer valid Friday, August 12 through Sunday, August 14 at Clearance Sale only.

Accepted Tender: Cash, Check, Visa, MasterCard, American Express, Discover. We are sorry, but we are unable to accept coupons, promotions or HPB Gift Cards. ALL SALES ARE FINAL.

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 10 a.m. on the second Saturday of each month.

St. Louis

HPB at the YMCA Book Fair
Look for HPB at the St. Louis YMCA Book Fair. Pick up a FREE reusable tote bag along with a money-saving coupon. Don’t miss this book sale benefitting Y Community Literacy from Friday, August 19 through Tuesday, August 23 at the Greensfelder Recreation Complex, in Queeny Park.

 

OHIO

Beavercreek

Storytime & Crafts Wednesdays
Pack up your half-pint readers and come to your Beavercreek HPB for Storytime Wednesdays. Sit down and enjoy a good tale and crafts with us at 2 p.m. every Wednesday. Light snacks provided.

Local Author Sundays
Join us on the first Sunday of the month for Local Author Sundays. Meet local Indie authors and pick up their latest release! Books will be sold independently by the authors while supplies last. Check with this HPB store to see who’s coming this month. Half Price Books encourages and supports local authors.

Dayton Clearance Sale! 
Join us for a fantastic sale! Everything is $2 or less! Come to our Clearance Sale at Wright State University’s Nutter Center (in the Arena) on Friday & Saturday, August 12 & 13, from 9 a.m. – 7 p.m., and Sunday, August 14 from 10 a.m. – 6.p.m. We’ll have hundreds of thousands of books, music and movies! The first 100 customers each day will receive a free HPB tote bag!* See you there! Parking and Admission are FREE.

*Limit one tote bag per person, 16 years of age and up. Offer valid Friday, August 12 through Sunday, August 14 at Clearance Sale only.

Accepted Tender: Cash, Check, Visa, MasterCard, American Express, Discover. We are sorry, but we are unable to accept coupons, promotions or HPB Gift Cards. ALL SALES ARE FINAL.

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.

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

Meet the Pet
Load up your half-pint readers and join us at your Mason HPB on the second Sunday of the month from 1 to 1:30 p.m. for “Meet the Pet.” Our good neighbors at PetSmart will bring a small household pet for kids to meet and learn. Light snacks and coloring sheets provided. Mark your calendars now for August 14: Turtle, September 11: Hamster, October 9: Bearded Dragon, November 13: Betta Fish and December 11: Guinea Pig.

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

Mentor CityFest
Look for the HPB booth at Mentor CityFest 2016 on Friday and Saturday, August 26 – 27, in Civic Center Park. Stop by and pick up a free tote bag and money-saving coupons, plus, sign up for a chance to win a $50 HPB Gift Card. See you there!Click here for more details.

 

Reynoldsburg

Win Books for a Year!
What does every booklover want? More books! To celebrate the opening of our new Reynoldsburg store in The Shoppes at East Broad, we’re giving away FREE BOOKS for a YEAR! To enter, complete the entry form at our Reynoldsburg store by Monday, September 5, 2016. Must be 18 years of age or older to enter. See store for complete rules and prize details.

Great Opening in Reynoldsburg!
Join us for our Great Opening Celebration Thursday, August 4 through Sunday, August 7 at our new location just 6 miles away – The Shoppes at East Broad, 8107 E. Broad St. at S. Waggoner Rd. near Lowe’s in Reynoldsburg. The first 100 people through the door at 9 a.m. Thursday through Sunday at our new Reynoldsburg store get a FREE tote bag and $5 gift card!* One tote bag will contain a $100 gift card! Feeling lucky? Visit each day for a new chance to win.

*Limit one tote bag per person, 16 years of age and up. Offer valid 08.04.16 – 08.07.16 at The Shoppes at East Broad, Reynoldsburg, OH location only. One random $100 gift card winner each day, Thursday – Sunday.

Vinyl Fridays
Join us for an LP shopping spree! Get 20% off all vinyl on Fridays from 5 to 9 p.m. at your Reynoldsburg 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.

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.

Oklahoma City – Country Club Corner

Art Supply Drive
Join us in supporting the arts. Your Country Club Corner HPB is collecting art supplies throughout July and August to support art programs at local Oklahoma City schools.  With each donation a customer can enter for a chance to win a $50 HPB gift card. One entry per donation.  As George Bernard Shaw said, “Without art, the crudeness of reality would make the world unbearable.”

 

PENNSYLVANIA

Monroeville

Artist Guglielmo Botter Meet & Greet
Meet local architect and artist Guglielmo Botter at your Monroeville HPB on Saturday, August 13, from 1 to 3 p.m. Mr. Botter’s drawings of Pittsburgh have been featured on cards, stamps and posters. He will answer questions about his work and sell notecards and postcards.

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.

DVDs & CDs Sidewalk Sale
Your Monroeville HPB is having a DVDs & CDs Sidewalk Sale from Monday, August 15 through Sunday, August 21. All DVD and CD overstock and clearance on our sidewalk carts are $2 and up. Come rain or shine; we’ll see you there. Sale at your Monroeville HPB only.

Star Trek Party!
Calling all Trekkies! Now hear this! Come to your Monroeville HPB to celebrate all things Star Trek. Join us on Stardate 94257.36 or Saturday, August 27, for snacks, beverages (while they last) and Trekkie Bibliomaniacs. And, check out our fascinating Star Trek merchandise.

 

TEXAS

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 

Austin School Supply Drive
It’s back to school and back to the books! You can help the youth and families of LifeWorks Austin by donating new items such as rulers, crayons, binders, pens, pencils, etc. Drop off your donations at the North Lamar HPB now through August 31. To get a full list of needed school supplies, click here.

John Herndon & Richard Lee Price Book Signings
Meet local authors John Herndon & Richard Lee Price as they sell and sign their books on Saturday, August 27, from 7 to 9 p.m. at your North Lamar HPB in Austin. John will sign his new Thriller One Too Many and Richard will sign his book Troubadours: Love Death Rumba. Books will be sold independently by the authors 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 – Parmer Crossing

Earl Bobb Jr. Book Signing
Meet local author E.J. (Earl Bobb Jr.) on Saturday, August 27, from 1 to 3 p.m. at your Parmer Crossing HPB in Austin. E.J. will sell and sign his book Orders of Love System, Version 2: My Life. 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

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.

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

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.

Local Author Sundays
Join us each Sunday for Local Author Sundays. Meet local Indie authors and pick up their latest release! Books will be sold independently by the authors while supplies last. Check with this HPB store to see who’s coming this month. Half Price Books encourages and supports local authors.

Vickery Meadow Good Local Market at HPB
Vickery Meadow Good Local Market sets up shop in the parking lot of the Flagship HPB every Sunday, starting April 3 to December, from 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. The market provides a connection between local farmers, food producers and craftsmen within our community. Shop food, clothes, jewelry and more, all made by North Texans. The Vickery Meadow Good Local Market accepts debit/credit cards and the Lone Star Card. Support for the market comes from the Vickery Meadow Improvement District.

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 3 to 4 p.m. Recommended for kids ages 10 and under.

Colleen Hoover Book Signing
Meet New York Times bestselling author Colleen Hoover at your Flagship HPB in Dallas on Wednesday, August 10, at 7 p.m. Colleen will discuss and sign her new novel It Ends With Us. Books available for purchase as specially-priced new items while supplies last. Numbered passes will be available beginning Wednesday, August 10 at 9 a.m. One pass per customer, please. Proof of purchase of It Ends With Us from Half Price Books required to receive a pass for the signing line. Colleen will personalize any titles purchased at Half Price Books and will sign (no personalization) up to three previous titles.

Sunday Family Movie Time
Looking for FREE family fun? Bring your own chair and get comfy at free Sunday Family Movie Time at your Flagship HPB in Dallas. Join us on select Sundays from 4 – 6 p.m., for a family-friendly movie, complete with fresh popcorn. Mark your calendar for these Sunday Family Movie dates: July 17 & 24, August 14 & 28 and September 11 & 25. See store for what’s playing this month.

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.

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.

Houston – North Oaks

Local Author Saturdays
Join us on the first Saturday of the month for Local Author Saturdays. Meet local Indie authors and pick up their latest release! Books will be sold independently by the authors while supplies last. Check with this HPB store to see who’s coming this month. Half Price Books encourages and supports local authors.

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.

Vicky Dezine Book Signing
Meet local author Vicky Dezine at your North Oaks HPB in Houston on Saturday, August 27, from 1 to 3 p.m. Vicky will sell and sign her Christian Living book More Than a Woman. Books will be sold independently by the author while supplies last.

Mansfield

Local Author Sundays
Join us on the first Sunday of the month for Local Author Sundays. Meet local Indie authors and pick up their latest release! Books will be sold independently by the authors while supplies last. Check with this HPB store to see who’s coming this month. Half Price Books encourages and supports local authors.

Jeannie Ruth Book Signing
Meet local author Jeannie Ruth on Sunday, August 7, from 1 to 3 p.m. at your Mansfield HPB. Jeannie will sell and sign her Historical Romance book Something of Value. 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.

Tabletop Game Night
Join us and experience the fun of Tabletop Games on the last Wednesday of the month from 7 to 9:30 p.m. at your Mesquite HPB. Tabletop games refer to board games, card games, dice games, miniature wargames, tile-based games and any game that is normally played on a table. Each month we will play a fun and family-friendly game. See store for details.

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.

Round Rock

Local Author Saturdays
Join us on the first Saturday of the month for Local Author Saturdays. Meet local Indie authors and pick up their latest release! Books will be sold independently by the authors while supplies last. Check with this HPB store to see who’s coming this month. Half Price Books encourages and supports local authors.

 

WASHINGTON

Bellevue

HPB at Crossroads Farmer’s Market
Look for the HPB booth at the Crossroads Bellevue Farmer’s Market this summer on Tuesdays from 12 to 6 p.m. We’ll have cookbooks for sale plus money-saving coupons. Be sure to check out our store for more Cooking, Gardening and DIY books. Click here for more details.

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!

Everett

Local Author Saturdays
Join us on the first Saturday of the month for Local Author Saturdays. Meet local Indie authors and pick up their latest release! Books will be sold independently by the authors while supplies last. Check with this HPB store to see who’s coming this month. Half Price Books encourages and supports local authors.

Olympia – Half Price Books Outlet

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.

50% OFF Kid’s Books Weekend Sale
Stock up on Children’s and Young Adult books at your Olympia HPB Outlet! Take an additional 50% OFF all Kid’s and YA books on Saturday and Sunday, August 6 & 7. No coupon needed. Plus, play Bookworm Bingo on Saturday from 2 – 4 p.m. and enjoy Storytime on Sunday from 2 – 3 p.m. Offer good at Olympia Half Price Books Outlet location only. All sales are final.

Fill-a-Bag for $30
1 DAY ONLY! Your Half Price Books Outlet is offering a special deal on Saturday, August 13, just in time for back-to-school. 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.

Dollar Sale at the Olympia Outlet
One day only! Everything in the store is $1 or less on Saturday, August 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. All sales are final.

Seattle

Warehouse Sale!
Everything $5 or less or Fill-a-Bag for $30! Join us for a fantastic sale on Saturday and Sunday, August 20 & 21, from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Save big at our HPB warehouse on more than 50,000 books, DVDs and CDs. Plus, fill up a tote bag and it’s yours for $30 plus tax. Individual items all less than $5. Restocking items on Sunday! You can find our Warehouse Sale just north of 85th Street on the west side of Greenwood Avenue in Seattle. Offer good at Half Price Books Washington Warehouse only. Click here for details.

 

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.

Brookfield

Dog Days at Half Price Books
Bow wow! Load up the kids and bring them to your Brookfield HPB, where they can read a book to a therapy dog on Monday, August 15, from 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Kids of all reading abilities are invited. Presented in partnership with the Elmbrook Humane Society.

 

 

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