Shop for books between November 30 and December 4 at Print: A Bookstore in Portland's East End and support your Waynflete library! Print will donate 20 percent of sales made to Waynflete patrons over the five-day book bash (just be sure to mention the school at check-out).
Looking for gift ideas? Check out the student and faculty book recommendations.
Thursday, November 30
Books, Beer, and Bites! 7:00–9:00 p.m.
Leave the kids at home and enjoy a night out at Print for Maine Beer Company beer, Oyster River Winegrowers Maine-made cider, hors d'oeuvres, and music. A Waynflete author's table,Monday Books titles, student and faculty favorites, and more!
Friday, December 1 (First Friday Art Walk)
Poetry Out Loud Readings, 6:00 p.m.
Lend your ears to Upper School Poetry Out Loud students as they don black berets and recite their poems with fearless wit and candor.
Saturday, December 2
Holiday Shopping, 10:00 a.m.–Noon
Wake up and head over to Print for coffee, baked goods, and music performed by Waynflete student musicians. Shop local all day and support the Waynflete library!
Sunday, December 3
Discussion & Book Signing by "Big Nate" writer/illustrator Lincoln Peirce, 2:00–4:00 p.m.
Make a special trip into town with the kids on Sunday! Lincoln Peirce will sign his "Big Nate" books and discuss his writing approach with fans young and old.
Monday, December 4
Stop by Print on your way home (or spend the day there...we won't tell!). It's your last day to purchase books in support of the Waynflete Library!
All events held at Print: A Bookstore located at 273 Congress Street
(near the intersection of Congress and India Streets). There is plenty of parking after 5:00 p.m. and on weekends—try the Top of the Old Port lot, Ocean Gateway garage, or any of the side streets off Washington Avenue or India Street.
Sponsored by Waynflete Friends of the Library.