NORTH CHESTERFIELD, Va. –– Riverside’s library will hold an in-store book fair at the Chesterfield Towne Center Barnes and Noble (11500 Midlothian Turnpike, Space 440, Richmond, Va. 23235, 804-794-6640) from Feb. 21-23.
Special activities are scheduled on Saturday, Feb. 22 from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Additionally, works from Riverside’s Art Show to be on display, there will be a music program, a story time and more.
On Friday Feb. 21, there will be in-store shopping all day, plus Mrs. Cain, Riverside’s Library Media Specialist, will be in the store helping students find ‘just the right books’ from 5-7 p.m.
On Saturday, Feb. 22, there will be in-store shopping all day plus a family event from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. featuring:
• – Music program (10 a.m.)
• – Student art show
• – Story time with Riverside staff
• – Author visit with Steven K. Smith, 12-2 p.m. (more information below)
• – Cupcake raffle every half-hour
• – Student raffle (enter with each purchase)
• – Scavenger hunt to win prizes
• – Teacher raffle (enter with each purchase and use a 20% educator discount)
There will be in-store shopping all day on Sunday, Feb. 23. Can’t come? Online shopping is available here to benefit Riverside School’s library.
We’re looking forward to local author Steven K. Smith (pictured right) being in attendance on Feb. 22. He is the author of the Virginia Mysteries Series. The adventures and mysteries are set in Virginia locations. A great family-read series, individuals or families wishing to add to the flavor can take day trips ‘just for fun’ to the locations mentioned in his books, including