BOOKS AROUND THE CORNER 4/26/19 NEWSLETTER
Your one-stop bookshop and event space located in historic downtown Gresham.
Join us for for our First Friday Local Artist Showcase on May 3rd from 6-8pm. We will be featuring “Querencia Gallery” by Dianna. Dianna is a local painter who draws her highly abstracted artworks from myth, poetry and music and translates them into surreal dreams “…strange that the ordinary, worn-out ways of every day encompass the imagined and endless universe woven by reflections…” ~J.L. Borges (trans.)
This week has been busy with book clubs and we’ve had so much fun with all of you! We can’t wait for this weekend. TOMORROW IS INDEPENDENT BOOKSTORE DAY! LOTS OF DEALS AND FUN! We do special orders TWO times a week, on Tuesdays and Thursdays by 11am. Did you know we not only order but we preorder?! For no additional cost you can have your book ready to pick up on the Tuesday it is released. This also helps support authors and our bookshop. Ask us for more details the next time you’re in! More events have been added for spring and summer. We’ve included some below and a complete list of them can be found on our Facebook page. We have a few more in the works that are yet to be finalized. We are excited to share our first spring and summer with all of you!
DID YOU KNOW….We host birthday parties and special events? Email us for rates and availability at firstname.lastname@example.org
We’ve had a lot of customers ask lately how they can help spread the word and support Books Around the Corner. Here are a few things you can do!
- Leave a Google, Facebook, and Yelp Review! It really helps people find us! FREE!
- Sponsor a Shelf ($50)
Your name (or business name) will appear on a small plaque on a shelf in our bookshop. An example is included below. Thank you to those who have already sponsored a shelf!
Thank you for choosing to SHOP SMALL and for making us your one stop bookshop. Continue to spread the word and tell friends and family about all we have going on at Books Around the Corner. We appreciate every purchase you make big and small and work very hard to bring in diverse high quality additions every week new and used! Happy Reading!
SUMMER COOKBOOK CLUB IS ALREADY HALF FULL. ORDER YOUR BOOK TODAY BY EMAILING INFO@BOOKSAROUNDTHECORNER.COM
EVENT OF THE MONTH
OMSI NOW HAS A PIXAR EXHIBIT
What happens before an animated film reaches the big screen? The Science Behind Pixar is your chance to experience the science, technology, engineering, art, and math concepts used by artists and computer scientists who help bring Pixar’s award-winning films to the big screen. A great way to spend a few hours with your family. My favorite part was watching the short videos that provide behind the scenes on what goes into some of my favorite films. Check it out today!
WE WILL BE CLOSED SUNDAY SEPTEMBER 1ST THROUGH THURSDAY SEPTEMBER 5TH FOR VACATION! MARK YOUR CALENDARS NOW!
We have lots of surprises in store including a few themed crafts! Save the date and check here for details! Customers who come in costume will be entered to win a Star Wars themed prize TBA. UPDATE: 12:30-1:30PM A member from Star Wars Oregon will be making an appearance at our May the 4th Be With You Celebration!!
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Books Around the Corner
40 NW 2nd St
Gresham, OR 97030