From special events to story times and visits from Santa, there’s always something happening at the Green Valley Book Fair. Check this page and follow us on Facebook for updates on upcoming events.

2017 Special Events: Mark Your Calendar

This page and our Facebook page will be updated closer to each event to provide event details. We’re excited about all of the fun things happening at the Book Fair this year!

  • Easter Egg Hunt – Saturday, April 8th
  • Safety Day – Saturday, May 20th
  • July 4th Celebration – Saturday, July 8th
  • Ag Day – Saturday, August 26th
  • Book-or-Treat – Saturday, October 21st
  • Holiday Open House – Saturday, December 9th


Holiday Open House – Saturday, December 9th from 10:00am – 1:00pm

There will be something fun for everyone, including:

  • Photos with Santa
  • Live holiday music by Exit 245 (JMU a cappella)
  • Free book for kids
  • Refreshments
  • Face painting
  • Door prizes
  • Special story time with Mrs. Claus at 1pm
Santa photo

Photo credit: Gentry Photography

Plus, bring a donation to benefit the Blue Ridge Area Food Bank and receive a $2 book fair coupon. Limit one coupon per family.

Adventure Tales

Adventure Tales at the Book FairCome experience story time in our newly-renovated children’s area! Each story time will feature an exciting story read by our own Ms. J, as well as children’s songs and more. No registration necessary, just stop by the book fair at the following times to join in the fun!

  • Tuesdays & Fridays at 10:30am
  • Saturdays at 1:00pm (Note: No story time available on opening day)