We are hosting Kids’ Story Time every Monday at 2:00pm. (Please note the new time.) Come early to grab the best seats and spend some time browsing for your new favorite book. The launch of our Spanish Story Time has been postponed. Keep checking this space for updates.


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Kurt Cyrus

On Saturday, April 1 at 2:00 p.m. McMinnville’s own Kurt Cyrus will be joining us to share his newest picture book, Shake a Leg, Egg, about a gosling who is seemingly reluctant to emerge from his shell and join his nest-mates in the springtime world.



Neal Katz, author of Outrageous: The Victoria Woodhull Saga

On Wednesday, April 12 at 6:30 p.m. author Neal Katz will present Rise to Riches, the first in a proposed four-volume exploration of the life of Victoria Woodhull. Now all but forgotten, Woodhull was the first woman to run for president on a major party ticket. Come join us and learn more about this fascinating woman who paved the way for women like Geraldine Ferraro and Hillary Clinton.



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McMinnville City Club Presents Joe Wilkins

On Tuesday, April 14 at 11:45 a.m. acclaimed poet and nature writer Joe Wilkins will be appearing at the McMinnville Grand Ballroom to speak on “The Necessity of Beauty: Poetry and the New Economy”. Meal fees are $14.00 for City Club members and $19.00 for non-members. Reservations can be made by e-mailing or by calling 971-241-0153.



Independent Bookstore Day!

Saturday, April 29th is Independent Bookstore Day! Come celebrate your local independent bookstore (that’s US!) with exclusive merchandise and exciting events. We’re still hammering out the details, so check back here often for updates.



Children’s Book Week!

Following hot on the heels of Independent Bookstore Day comes Children’s Book Week. Join us May 1st through 7th for a week of special events—including the return of Blind Date with a Book. We will have lots of swag to give away and plenty of surprises up our sleeves. Keep checking back here for more details as the time grows closer.