Party in Place: A Summer Reading Kickoff
A week of bookish events that ends with a bang — at your place! It's all the best parts of leaving the house without leaving the house!
Get super summer reads from Angela
Two Live Book Sales
THU-FRI | Jun 18-19 | Facebook Live
Stock up on great summer reads. The Friends & Foundation will bring you two days of action-packed (not kidding — it gets serious) book sales via Facebook Live, opens a new window.
THU, June 18
- Fiction Sale | 6-7:30 PM
- History & Biography Sale | 8:30-9:30 PM
FRI, June 19
- Children's Book Sale | 6-7:30 PM
- NonFiction Sale | 8:30-9:30 PM
Get reading with our Party in Place Chair
Build you summer reading list with Party in Place Chair, Nancy Pearl, opens a new window. As NPR's Morning Edition book reviewer and model for the famous Librarian Action Figure, opens a new window, Pearl will share her under-the-radar book picks with the LPL Book Squad's Polli Kenn, opens a new window.
Get ready for a week of local celebs and Paige Turner
Party in Place Finale
SAT | Jun 20 | 6 PM | Zoom
We'll hear from our Party in Place Co-Chairs — local celebs with industry ideas — on what to eat, drink, wear, and listen to before we party in place with Paige Turner, cousin to Lawrence's favorite queen, Deja Brooks.
On Saturday, we'll pull on our favorite sweats (or best party tops if you hope to win a prize) and join Paige as she dishes out clever chitchat and prizes for best attire, best virtual Zoom background, and other fabulous feats!