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Dear Friends, beginning Monday, January 16th, we will once again accept used books (by appointment). Please call 928-445-9000 or stop by the store for more information.

UPCOMING EVENTS

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SATURDAY, JANUARY 21

11 am • Children’s Story Time • The first 15 minutes will be storytelling for younger children, a longer story for children ages 3-7 will follow.

WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 25

5:30 pm • Open Mic Poetry • Experience the power of the spoken word! Local poet Dan Seaman hosts our monthly Open Mic Poetry Night. Read more »

FRIDAY, JANUARY 27Jen Tomasovitch

5:30 pm • 4th Friday Art Walk • Featured Artist Jenny Tomasovitch • Please join us at the Peregrine for Prescott’s 4th Friday Art Walk, when Prescott’s Art Galleries and shops invite everyone to a night out to mingle with local artists, share food and libations and purchase new artworks. Jenny Tomasovitch of Jenny T. Designs will be our featured artist for January! Read more »

SATURDAY, JANUARY 28

11 am • Children’s Story Time • The first 15 minutes will be storytelling for younger children, a longer story for children ages 3-7 will follow.

The BOOB Girls VIII2 pm Joy JohnsonJoy Johnson The B.O.O.B. Girls: The Burned Out Old Broads at Table 12 Reading, Q&A, BooksigningJoy Johnson is the author of a series of comedy mystery novels for seasoned women. The BOOB Girls: The Burned Out Old Broads at Table 12 are laugh-out-loud novels featuring four retired widows in a retirement community in Omaha. Join Joy Johnson for an entertaining presentation accompanied by the BOOB Girls' signature snacks of champagne, popcorn with M&Ms and goldfish crackers— as Joy says, “there’s always room for one more at Table 12!” Read more »

WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 1

Mechanical HeartFun Home5 pm • LGBT Book Club • Hosted by Sharayah Hudson Come join us for an adventure into literature with an LGBT theme! Sharayah Hudson is a local resident in Prescott who moved from Flagstaff to join her wife in this diverse community. It is her vision that people of all persuasions will come together and understand themselves and each other through LGBT literature and poetry. Come one, come all! Read more »

THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 2board game night

3 pm • Game Time • Calling all gamers! It's Game Time at the Peregrine! Peregrine Book Company will be hosting an open game night for enthusiasts of all ages and origin stories. All table top, card, and board games are allowed. Refreshments included! Read more »

SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 4

dandy the lion11 amKasey Shaver Dandy the Lion: Helping Others Reading, Q&A, Booksigning Kasey ShaverLocal Children's author and youth worker, Kasey Shaver will be at the Peregrine to read her book, Dandy the Lion - Helping Others. Children ages 3-8 years old (or those young at heart) would most enjoy hearing this story about adventures of Northern Arizona wild life while learning about kindness. Kasey will engage the kids in a question and answer time, talking about being kind. There will be a booksigning and refreshments. Join us for this special Children's Story Time event! Read more »

Prescott Library3 pmSUPPORT THE PRESCOTT PUBLIC LIBRARY! The Prescott Public Library is an important institution that provides invaluable services to the community. Right now it needs your help and your voice. The Prescott City Council is considering charging fees for library access, or stopping funding altogether. Read more »

THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 9

death cafe5:30 pm • Death Cafe • Hosted by Dani LaVoire • At a Death Cafe people, often strangers, gather to eat cake, drink tea and discuss death. The objective is “to increase awareness of death with a view to helping people make the most of their (finite) lives.” A Death Cafe is a group directed discussion of death with no agenda, objectives or themes. It is not intended to be a grief support or counseling session. Read more »

FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 10

Deborah Lucas6 pmDeborah Lucas: Introduction to Qigong Presentation Zhineng (Chi-lel) Qigong is true inner alchemy. It gives great tools to navigate your life, and be in a state of inner harmony and balance. With this healing art, we connect to a field of energy. Deborah Lucas, author of Aloha Qigong, Practice of the Heart will be explaining more of what this field is and how to "hook up" to it. Please Note: This is a Free presentation at the Peregrine Book Company. Deborah will also conduct two-day workshops the following weekends, February 11-12 and February 18-19 at The Manna Vida Center for Wellbeing in Prescott. Read more »

SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 11Tea Rex

10:30 amPrescott Public Library Children's Author Molly Idle Molly IdleReading, Q&A, BooksigningCaldecott Award-winning Children's Author and Illustrator Molly Idle will be at the Prescott Public Library hosting 2 events. From 10:30 - Noon, join Molly for a prehistoric tea party with Tea-Rex, the tea drinking dinosaur! This event is suitable for children of all ages. Seating is limited so be sure to reserve a seat for each member of your party! Register online, at the Youth Desk or call 928.777.1537. Then from 1:00 - 3 pm, enjoy more tea, as Molly shares stories, talks about her career and answers questions from the audience. The Peregrine Book Company will be on hand at both events to sell Molly Idle's books for autographs. Read more »  mural butterfly

11 am • Children’s Story Time • The first 15 minutes will be storytelling for younger children, a longer story for children ages 3-7 will follow.

WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 22

5:30 pm • Open Mic Poetry • Experience the power of live poetry! Poet Dan Seaman hosts our monthly Open Mic Poetry Night. Read more »

FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 24

White Sands7 pmAt YC College: Award-winning Novelist Geoff Dyer Reading, Q&A, Booksigning Geoff DyerThe Yavapai College Literary Southwest Series presents novelist, essayist and winner of the National Book Critics Circle Award, Geoff Dyer, who will read excerpts from his most recent book, White Sands: Experiences from the Outside World. A discussion will follow. The author’s books will be available for purchase at the event and at the Peregrine Book Company. EVENT LOCATION: Yavapai College Library, Susan N. Webb Community Room, Building 19, Room 147. All readings are free and open to the public. Read more »

SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 25

11 am • Children’s Story Time • The first 15 minutes will be storytelling for younger children, a longer story for children ages 3-7 will follow.

stalking the wild dragonfly2 pm Nancy GreenNancy Rivest Green Stalking the Wild Dragonfly: Stories of Experiences in Nature Reading, Q&A, BooksigningNancy Rivest Green, author of On the Brink of Shards, takes a foray into non-fiction in Stalking the Wild Dragonfly: Stories of Experiences in Nature. She describes her personal encounters with wildlife in nature, and presents scientific research on each creature for greater understanding. Come along on these intimate discoveries and reflections immersed in their landscapes. Read more »


REGULAR ONGOING EVENTS Storytime

SATURDAYS – 11 am • Children’s Story Time
The first 15 minutes will be storytelling for younger children, and a longer story for children ages 3-7 will follow.
MONDAYS – 5:30 pm • Prescott Friendship Circle Book GroupDiscussions of books on esoteric truth. Newcomers and drop-ins welcome.
MONTHLY: Please check our calendar for exact dates! • Board Game Night • Death Cafe • Coloring Book Night • 4th Friday Artwalk • Open Mic Poetry • LGBT Book Club
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