• From 03/21/18 3:52 pm until 03/25/18 5:52 pm
    At Charlottesville, VA, USA Categories: Event, Lecture, literary, Books, family
    A signature program of Virginia Foundation for the Humanities (VFH) and the Virginia Center for the Book, the Virginia Festival of the Book brings readers and writers together for a five-day program of mostly free events including author readings, book signings, panel discussions, programs for children, and more. The 24th annual Festival will be held March 21-25, 2018, in Charlottesville and Albemarle County, Virginia. The Festival has consistently attracted audiences of more than 20,000 from more than forty states each year, with an estimated local economic impact of about $4 million annually. To learn more, visit
  • From 11/15/ 5:30 pm until 11/15/ 9:00 pm
    At 2125 Ivy Rd, Charlottesville, VA 22903, USA Categories: Books, Fundraising
    Join us for the annual fundraiser to support the Virginia Arts of the Book Center, the Commonwealth's largest collection of publicly-accessible movable type. This year, we invite you to leave your temperance at home and spend the evening with us in a Prohibition-era speakeasy! Enjoy delicious food along with a scofflaw’s haul of beverages. The stakes will be high in the live and silent auctions, your chance to go home with one-of-a-kind and eye-catching pieces of art, letterpress broadsides, artist’s books, and much more. Bid online in advance but plan to be at the Raucous to secure your final bids! Learn more at
  • From 06/11/ 1:30 pm until 06/11/ 3:30 pm
    At 9101 Prince William St, Manassas, VA 20110, USA Categories: Lecture, Books, Community Calendar Tags: history, Books, Civil War,
    Author Ryan Quint will be presenting and signing copies of his new book, Determined to Stand and Fight.
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