Events

July 21 11:00am - 2:00pm

Join us for Storytime, held every Saturday at 11 AM and 1 PM! All ages welcome.

July 28 10:30am - 12:00pm

The New Dominion Book Club will meet to discuss Anne Enright's novel The Green Road.

August 04 4:00pm - 5:00pm

Join us for a book talk and signing with Laura A. Macaluso, author of A Guide to Thomas Jefferson's Virginia.

August 04 7:00pm - 8:00pm

Join us for a reading with Will Boast, who will read from his debut novel, Daphne.

August 17 6:00pm - 7:00pm

Join us for an evening of poetry with Lisa Russ Spaar and George David Clark.

August 31 6:30pm - 8:00pm

Join us for a celebration of Paper Gardens: A Stroll through French Literature.

September 06 12:00pm - 1:00pm

In this interactive brown-bag lunch & learn from professional copywriter and brand strategist Elizabeth Hope Derby, uncover "How to Promote Yourself and Your Work (Without Feeling Like a Fraud or a Sleazeball)."

September 06 8:00pm - 9:00pm

Join us every Thursday evening at 8 pm for this special, ongoing reading series featuring one poet and one prose writer each week from the UVA Creative Writing MFA student body.

September 08 7:00pm - 8:00pm

Novelist Lucy Tan (What We Were Promised) and poet Stephen Hitchcock will read from their work.

September 14 6:00pm - 7:00pm

Join us for the release of the second edition of Marijean Oldham's book 100 Things to Do in Charlottesville Before You Die. A signing will follow.

September 15 11:00am - 12:00pm

Join us for a special Storytime with local author Wendy Zomparelli, who will be reading from her children's book, Princess Ingeborg and the Dragons.

September 19 6:00pm - 7:00pm

Join us for the release of Inman Majors's novel Penelope Lemon: Game On! A signing will follow.

September 21 7:00pm - 8:00pm

The Charlottesville Reading Series welcomes novelist Crystal Hana Kim and poet Kyle Dargan.

September 28 7:00pm - 8:00pm

Join us for an evening of poetry with Erika Meitner (Holy Moly Carry Me) and Emilia Phillips (Empty Clip).

October 06 7:00pm - 8:00pm

Join us for an evening with author Keith Gessen, who will read from his new novel, A Terrible Country. A conversation with author Chad Harbach will follow.

November 15 6:00pm - 7:00pm

Join us for the release of Adam Nemett’s debut novel, We Can Save Us All. A signing will follow.

November 16 7:00pm - 8:00pm

Join us for the next installment of the Charlottesville Reading Series, featuring poets T. R. Hummer and Benjamin Gucciardi and journalist Lauren Markham.

July 20 7:00pm - 8:00pm

Join us for the next installment of the Charlottesville Reading Series, featuring poet Sarah Rose Nordgren and writer Raennah Lorne.

July 17 7:00pm - 8:00pm

Join us for a reading with novelist Andrew Martin, who will be reading from his debut novel, Early Work.

June 30 10:30am - 12:00pm

The New Dominion Book Club will meet to discuss Colson Whitehead's novel The Underground Railroad.

June 29 7:00pm - 8:00pm

Join us for the release of Virginia Soenksen’s debut science fiction novel, The Titan Strain. A signing will follow.

June 28 7:00pm - 8:00pm

Join us for the release of Mary Anna Dunn's debut poetry chapbook, Letters to Littles' Mills. A signing will follow.

June 23 4:00pm - 5:00pm

Join us for an author talk with Charles McRaven, who will be discussing his books on homesteading skills and historical building techniques.

June 22 7:00pm - 8:30pm

Join us for the release of Siva Vaidhyanathan's book Antisocial Media. A signing will follow.

June 20 7:00pm - 8:00pm

Join us for a book talk and reading with Andrew Lawler, author of The Secret Token.

June 16 7:00pm - 8:30pm

Jon Meacham: The Soul of America – with John Grisham at the Paramount

June 15 7:00pm - 8:00pm

Join us for the next installment of the Charlottesville Reading Series, featuring novelist Randall Klein and musical duo Bird and Mantis (Lilly Bird and Matt Wyatt).

June 09 4:00pm - 5:00pm

Join us for the release of Juliet Buesing's debut poetry collection, When He Leaves. A signing will follow.

June 08 7:00pm - 8:00pm

Join us for a book talk and photography presentation with Christopher Bickford, author of Legends of the Sandbar.

June 02 2:00pm - 3:00pm

Join us for a reading and book talk with Caroline Weber, author of Proust’s Duchess: How Three Celebrated Women Captured the Imagination of Fin de Siecle Paris.

June 01 5:00pm - 7:30pm

Join us for First Fridays as we celebrate the art of Janet Pearlman.

May 30 6:00pm - 7:00pm

Join us for a reading with poets Stephen Cushman and Nathaniel Perry.

May 26 7:00pm - 8:00pm

Join us for an evening of poetry with Paul Guest and David Keplinger.

May 20 2:30pm - 4:00pm

Please join us for the awards ceremony of the Village School Jambalaya "Fragments of the Future" short story contest.

May 19 7:00pm - 8:00pm

Join us for the next installment of the Charlottesville Reading Series, featuring poets Erica Wright and Molly Minturn and novelist Aja Gabel.

May 18 7:00pm - 8:00pm

Join us for an evening of fiction with Fran Hawthorne (The Heirs) and Meredith Cole (Posed for Murder).

May 12 11:00am - 12:00pm

Join us for a special Gruffalo Storytime with The Paramount Theater.

May 09 6:00pm - 7:00pm

Join us for an evening of poetry with Lindsay Turner and Lauren Alleyne.

May 05 10:30am - 12:00pm

The New Dominion Book Club will meet to discuss Cathryn Hankla's memoir Lost Places.

May 04 5:00pm - 7:30pm

Join us for First Fridays as we celebrate the watercolors of Leenie Black.

April 28 9:30am - 8:00pm

Join us as we celebrate National Independent Bookstore Day! All day, we'll have activities for children and adults, special discounts, guest booksellers, exclusive items, refreshments, and more.

April 27 7:00pm - 8:00pm

Join us for the release of L. Austen Johnson's debut book of poetry, Burning the Bacon. A signing will follow.

April 21 10:30am - 12:00pm

The New Dominion Book Club will meet to discuss Celeste Ng's novel Little Fires Everywhere.

April 20 7:00pm - 8:00pm

Join us for the next installment of the Charlottesville Reading Series, featuring poet Angie Hogan and writer Jeffery Renard Allen.

April 18 7:00pm - 8:00pm

Poet Susan Okie will read from her new chapbook, Let You Fly.

April 15 2:00pm - 3:00pm

Poets Caroline Brae and Patsy Asuncion will read from their work.

April 14 4:00pm - 5:00pm

Join us for a reading with novelist Caroline Preston, author of The War Bride's Scrapbook.