Flintridge Bookstore Celebrates Small Business Saturday
Flintridge Bookstore will host special events for Small business Saturday, including author meet-and- greets and book signings, storytimes, poetry and fiction readings, guest artists, and more on Saturday, Nov. 26, from 10:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m.
Small Business Saturday is a nationwide celebration started in 2010 to recognize the contributions indie businesses make to the communities they serve.
This year Flintridge Bookstore features 15 authors working in various genres and for readers of all ages. Two featured local artists offer beautiful handmade accessories. Plus, attendees can win a bag of books, among other giveaway opportunities, and a store scavenger hunt.
Featured authors represent several organizations and publishers, including Sisters in Crime, Los Angeles (Jennifer J. Chow and Nina Sadowsky); Society of Children’s Book Writers and Illustrators (Andrea Loney and Sue Ganz-Schmitt); Arcadia Press/History Press (Mike Lawler, Adam Foshko and Brian Clune); Dynamite Entertainment Press (Richard Dent and Luke Lieberman); Brandeis University Press (Bruce Davis); local publishers Rare Bird Books (Vincent Paterson), and Sally the Cat Publishing (Dannie and Dallas Raines, Jennifer Salmassian and Mandy Williams). Book genres include mystery/thriller, local history, graphic novel, non-fiction (entertainment industry); short fiction anthology (Christine Sneed, editor), and children’s books.
The community is invited to show your support for shopping small businesses.
For more information, contact Gail Mishkin at (818)790-0717. Flintridge Bookstore is located at 858 Foothill Blvd., La Cañada Flintridge, CA 91011, at the intersection of Foothill Boulevard and Beulah Dive. Street parking is available on Foothill Boulevard and Beulah Drive, and a parking lot with limited spots behind the store.
- Sponsoring Organization: Flintridge Bookstore
- Location or Venue: 858 Foothill Blvd., La Cañada Flintridge, CA 91011