Coming Events

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Upcoming Events:

 Tickets for David Baldacci -- click here or on the image below for a link to purchase tickets online or call 1-800-838-3006.

Click the below images for tickets to our Eat & Greet Festival Events on Friday, September 11


Upcoming Events Associated with Bookmarks' Summer Reading Program:

  • Friday, August 28 at the Milton Rhodes Center – Art Gallery Opening Reception from 7 – 9 p.m. Celebrating Books & Authors through Art with Art for Art’s Sake


Bookmarks Book Club

Bookmarks' new book club is open to the public. Please RSVP by emailing This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. We will meet on the last Tuesday of each month (exception of holidays) at 6pm. Meetings are held at Coffee Park Arts inside the Milton Rhodes Center at 251 N Spruce Street, Winston-Salem.

Tuesday, August 25 - we will have a Festival preview/information session
Tuesday, September 29 - Re Jane by Patricia Park
Tuesday, October 27 - The Dream Lover by Elizabeth Berg
Tuesday, December 1 - After Alice by Gregory Maguire



Poetry in Plain Sight Readings

This event will celebrate the winners and their poems featured from July to September through Poetry in Plain Sight, an initiative of the Winston-Salem Writers. In July: “The Artist outside My Window” by Kathy Ackerman, from Knock Wood;  “Hourglass” by Tara Lynne Groth; “Today a message comes (to us)” by Helen Losse; and “On Brevity” by Ross White. In August: “Skipping Stones” by Gabrielle Freeman, “Through” by Scott Owens; “Nostalgia” by David Poston, from My Father Reading Greek; and “Flowers Big as Houses” by Maura Way. In September:  “Shepherd Hill Spring” by Maria Ingram Braucht, from Red Clay Gypsy; “Savings” by Joseph Mills, from This Miraculous Turning; “A Late September Afternoon in the Office of the Birches” by Alan Michael Parker, from The Ladder; “Freight Train” by John Thomas York. The North Carolina Writers’ Network is sponsoring the month of September, and Bookmarks is sponsoring the month of August. This free event will be held on Saturday, August 29 from 1 – 3 p.m. in the Hanes Conference Room, Milton Rhodes Center for the Arts, 251 North Spruce Street.


Bookmarks’ Storytime! 
On October 7, November 4, and December 2 at 11 a.m., Bookmarks will have a new book (or two!) to share with attendees. Storytime included with admission to the Children’s Museum of Winston-Salem located at 390 South Liberty Street.


Bookmarks hosts several events throughout the year. These events are held at public libraries, colleges, theaters, restaurants, galleries, and other arts facilities. Some events are ticketed as fundraisers, and some are free and open to the public. Bookmarks works with more than 20 organizations and community groups each year on their fundraisers and events. We can supply books for sale at your event with a percentage given back to non-profits. Contact us for more infomation on how we can help. Email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Note: If you cannot make it to any of our events, but would like to get a signed book, please let us know 24 hours before the event. Call 336-747-1471 or email us at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. For most events, we will have signed books available for purchase after the event in the Bookmarks office.


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