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


Safety Day – Saturday, May 20th from 10:00am – 1:00pm

Book Fair Kids' Safety DayJoin us for a day of fun for the whole family, including:

  • Rescue vehicles for kids to explore, including a fire truck, ambulance, and the AirCare 5 helicopter
  • Kids’ fingerprinting by the Rockingham County Sheriff’s office
  • Safety demonstrations by local fire and safety personnel
  • The SRMH Mobile Mammography Van will be on site and is taking appointments. Everyone who has a mammogram done at the event will receive a free, limited-edition “got books?” T-shirt. To register for a mammogram, contact SRMH at 540-689-6800.
  • Face painting
  • Free book for kids
  • The JMU Duke Dog and Chick-fil-A Calf
  • Valley Pike BBQ – see their menu here
  • Adventure Tales Story Time – 1pm


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)