Events

December 20 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.

December 22 11:00am - 2:00pm

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

January 18 7:00pm - 8:00pm

Join us for an evening with bestselling author Leslie Jamison, who will be reading from her memoir, The Recovering.

January 31 6:00pm - 7:00pm

Join us as we celebrate Michelle Damiani’s book The Road Taken: How to Dream, Plan, and Live Your Family Adventure Abroad.

February 01 7:00pm - 8:00pm

Join us at 7 PM on the first Friday of the month for Friday Night Writes, an evening of young writers performing their short stories, poetry, and music.

February 09 4:00pm - 5:00pm

Join us for an afternoon with Evelyn Edson, who will be speaking about her translation of Cristoforo Buondelmonti’s manuscript Description of the Aegean and Other Islands.

February 15 7:00pm - 8:00pm

Join us for the next installment of the Charlottesville Reading Series, featuring poet Richard Lucyshyn and author Martine Kalaw.

February 16 2:00pm - 3:00pm

Join us for an afternoon with Virginia writers J. Thomas Brown, JoAnn Meaker, and John Maxwell, who will be reading from their historical novels about strong women in history.

February 22 7:00pm - 8:00pm

Join Claire Millikin and Blake Calhoun as they discuss their new book, Substance of Fire: Gender and Race in the College Classroom.

March 01 7:00pm - 8:00pm

Join us at 7 PM on the first Friday of the month for Friday Night Writes, an evening of young writers performing their short stories, poetry, and music.

April 07 2:00pm - 3:00pm

Join us for the release of the third book in K. E. Lanning’s Melt Trilogy, Listen to the Birds. A signing will follow.

December 15 4:00pm - 5:00pm

Join us for a reading with DeSales Harrison, who will be reading from his debut novel, The Waters & the Wild.

December 14 7:00pm - 8:00pm

Join us for the next installment of the Charlottesville Reading Series, featuring essayist Helen Chandler and musician Sam Bush.

December 08 6:00pm - 9:00pm

Celebrate the holidays with New Dominion! Join us for a special evening of giveaways, hors d'oeuvres, and good cheer.

December 08 4:00pm - 5:00pm

Join us for an afternoon with Scott Walker, who will read from his debut novel, Caminos.

December 08 11:00am - 12:00pm

Join us for a special Storytime with local author Dougie Morris, who will be reading from her children’s books, Toby and Sophie and Wilhelmina Under the Stairs.

December 07 7:00pm - 8:00pm

This month, join us for a special edition of Friday Night Writes featuring UVA’s The Declaration.

December 07 5:30pm - 7:00pm

Join us for First Fridays as we celebrate the art of Blake Hurt.

December 05 7:00pm - 8:00pm

Join us for a conversation with activist and author Soraya Chemaly, who will be discussing her book, Rage Becomes Her: The Power of Women's Anger.

December 01 7:00pm - 8:00pm

Join us for the release of Laura Eve Engel’s debut poetry collection, Things That Go. A signing will follow.

December 01 2:00pm - 3:00pm

Join us as we celebrate Laura Lee Gulledge's inspiring book Sketchbook Dares: 24 Ways to Draw Out Your Inner Artist. A signing will follow.

November 30 7:00pm - 8:00pm

Join author and cocktail historian Philip Greene as he takes you back to the golden era of 1920s Paris.

November 24 11:00am - 12:00pm

Join us for a special Storytime with local author J. Robin Albertson-Wren, who will be sharing activities from her book Mindfulness for Kids.

November 17 4:00pm - 5:00pm

Author Alice Bingham Gorman will read from her debut novel, Valeria Vose.

November 17 10:30am - 12:00pm

The New Dominion Book Club will meet to discuss Ernest J. Gaines's novel The Tragedy of Brady Sims.

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.

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 11 2:00pm - 3:00pm

Join us as we celebrate Libby McNamee's debut middle grade novel, Susanna's Midnight Ride. A signing will follow.

November 10 7:00pm - 8:00pm

Join us for an evening of poetry and photography featuring Austin Smith and William Wylie.

November 10 11:00am - 12:00pm

Join us for a special Storytime with local author Helen Williamson, who will be reading from her new children’s book, Adventures in Dinglewood.

November 03 2:00pm - 3:00pm

Join us as we celebrate Susan McCulley's book, Buddha Cat. A signing will follow.

November 03 11:00am - 12:00pm

Join us for a special Storytime with author Mark Loewen, who will be reading from his children’s book, What Does a Princess Really Look Like?

November 02 7:00pm - 8:00pm

Join us at 7 PM on the first Friday of the month for Friday Night Writes, an evening of young writers performing their short stories, poetry, and music.

October 27 10:30am - 12:00pm

The New Dominion Book Club will meet to discuss Deborah Gold's memoir Counting Down, featuring a special appearance by the author.

October 26 7:00pm - 8:00pm

Join us for a reading with Jocelyn Johnson (The Best American Short Stories 2018) and Kembrew McLeod (The Downtown Pop Underground).

October 23 7:00pm - 8:00pm

Join us for an evening with distinguished poet and essayist Mark Doty, who will read from his forthcoming memoir, What Is the Grass.

October 23 9:30am - 8:00pm

Stop by the shop for a hot-off-the-presses, signed copy of John Grisham’s new legal thriller, The Reckoning.

October 20 7:00pm - 8:00pm

Join us for a reading with short story writers Chaya Bhuvaneswar (White Dancing Elephants) and Doug Lawson (Bigfoots in Paradise).

October 20 4:00pm - 5:00pm

Join us for a reading with Sharon Myrick, who will read from her YA novel School Tales.

October 19 7:00pm - 8:00pm

Join us for the next installment of the Charlottesville Reading Series, featuring poets Lindsay Bernal and Caitlin Neely and memoirist Nicole Chung.

October 18 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.