Events

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

 

Book-or-Treat – Saturday, October 21st from 10:00am – 1:00pm

There will be something fun for everyone, including:

  • Costume contest
  • Face painting
  • Petting zoo
  • Free book, candy, and a pumpkin for kids
  • Games and activities 

Plus, stay for Adventure Tales story time at 1pm.

Operation Christmas Child – Now through October 23rd

Operation Christmas Child ShoeboxWe’re excited to partner with Operation Christmas Child to provide shoeboxes filled with toys, gifts, and hygiene items to children around the world in areas affected by poverty, war, natural disasters, and more. If you’d like to help, participating is easy:

  • Pick up a free shoebox during your next trip to the book fair – there’s a display in the main building near the office
  • Fill your shoebox with books, toys, small gifts, and hygiene items – you’ll find lots of great items at the book fair
  • Drop off your shoebox at the book fair by October 23rd and receive a coupon for a free book (up to a $2.50 value)

 

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)