Cherry Street Books


  • Sept 21 – Booksigning by author Wendy Webb

    Thursday • 4–7pm
    At Cherry Street Books we will have an author here for the Thursday evening Girls’ Night Out event (4–7 PM). Wendy Webb has been at Cherry Street Books before and her books are always popular! Her newest novel is The End of Temperance Dare. Wendy writes tales with a bit of the paranormal / ghostly feel that are perfect for a fun read in the fall and we know you’ll enjoy meeting her! Earlier books we’ve enjoyed are The Tale of Halcyon Crane, The Fate of Mercy Alban and The Vanishing. We’ll have copies of all four of them on hand for you to see.

  • Sept 21–23 – Downtown Fall Festival

    Downtown Merchants sponsor Fall Festival September 21–23 with many sales and special events in the stores. Watch media publicity for details.

  • Sept 23 – Spelling Bee

    Saturday • 2pm and
    October 12–15
    October 19–22

    On Saturday afternoon, Sept 23rd, at 2 o’clock, we will host an actual spelling bee! We are doing this for a fun adult activity in cooperation with the Andria Theatre and their Fall production of the great musical comedy, “The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee.” Some of the cast members will be participating and we may need some audience volunteers too, so please come and join in the fun! Be sure you make it to the play, too. I’ve seen it twice before and can’t wait to go again. It will be performed on October 12–15 and 19–22. Evening performances are at 7:30 and Sunday afternoon matinees are at 2 PM. Tickets are on sale now for this show at the Andria Theater in downtown Alexandria.

  • Oct 10 – Booksigning by author Bob Downes

    Tuesday • time TBA
    On Tuesday evening, October 10th we will host a reading by author Bob Downes from his book Windigo Moon. Please watch for more details on this in our next newsletter and on Facebook.

  • Nov 9 – Booksigning by author Cindy Senarighi

    Thursday • time TBA
    On Thursday, November 9th we welcome Cindy Senarighi with her program/book Yoga Devotion. More on this to come also, but please make a note of the date now. It will also be an evening event at the store.

  • Booksignings

    We had a great time on September 2nd with two wonderful authors who have been with us several times. Tim Jollymore has three novels and a book of short stories. William Kent Krueger was here with his new mystery novel called Sulfur Springs.


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  • Story Time – Saturday mornings at 10am

    Saturday mornings are exciting times at Cherry Street! Kids are invited for story time with Lee every Saturday at 10AM; it’s free and open to all. Geared for kids ages 2–5, there are always fun stories, activities and surprises.

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