508-796-5613

Hours of Operation

Mondays
10:00 a.m.–9:00 p.m.

Tuesdays–Thursdays
10:00 a.m.–8:00 p.m.

Fridays & Saturdays
10:00 a.m.–9:00 p.m.

Sundays
10:00 a.m.–6:00 p.m.

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Annie's Book Stop Of Worcester

65 James Street, Worcester MA 01603

     Your friendly neighborhood full-service bookstore!           

 

EVENTS CALENDAR

 


SATURDAY, JUNE 2ND AT 1PM

PANEL TALK AND SIGNING WITH TRANS WOMEN CREATORS

June is the national celebration of LGBTQIA Pride Month. Join us in welcoming trans activists, academics, authors and artists to kick off our Pride Celebration!

Our guests include Fiona Maeve Geist, Larissa Glasser, Gabri (Gil) Kakins, and Julie Saint James.

We'll be talking about roleplaying games, photography, literary fiction, gritty fantasy, the art of monsters, and more!

Please RSVP on our Facebook page

 

 


MONDAY, JUNE 4TH AT 7PM

SPINNING YARNS!

Bring your textile craft or other work in progress [sketchbook, laptop, etc.] and listen to audiobooks and audio dramas with us. A start-of-the-week social where all are welcome.

Please RSVP on our Facebook page.

 

 


WEDNESDAY, JUNE 6TH AT 7PM

BOARD GAME NIGHT!

Do you enjoy board games, but have no one at home that likes to play them? Come join us at Annie's Book Stop of Worcester every Wednesday Night from 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM and be social. Play games and meet new people. If you are tired of your computer games, or just want to try something different, board games can be very exciting and lots of fun!

We have plenty of games to choose from, including Clue, Creationary, Pachisi, Battleship, Apples To Apples, Runaway Log, Bananagrams, Scene IT, Candyland, Loonacy, and Shark Mania.

This is only a small portion of what is in store for you when you come to this event. It will run every Wednesday night, so if you don't finish a game, you may be able to continue it the next week. Huzzah!

Please RSVP on our Facebook page.

 

 


THURSDAY, JUNE 7TH AT 7PM

BOOK TALK AND SIGNING WITH DAN KENNEDY

Join us in welcoming media analyst, associate professor of journalism, and reporter Dan Kennedy!

Dan will be speaking about and signing his book THE RETURN OF THE MOGULS, which deals with the future of newspapers in a world dominated by Amazon.com and its ilk, as well as the effects of newspapers on the new democracy.

Please RSVP on our Facebook page

 

 


SATURDAY, JUNE 9TH AT 1PM

AUTHORS OF QUEER ROMANCE:
BOOK SIGNING WITH KAREN STIVALI AND TAMSEN PARKER

June is the national celebration of LGBTQIA Pride Month. Join us in welcoming authors Karen Stivali and Tamsen Parker.

The authors will be talking about their books, writing life, and the importance of all love, as well as reading and signing.

Please RSVP on our Facebook page

 

 


SUNDAY, JUNE 10TH AT 1PM

QUEER REPRESENTATION FOR YOUNGER READERS:
BOOK SIGNING WITH JEN PETRO-ROY AND LJ COHEN

June is the national celebration of LGBTQIA Pride Month. Authors of middle grade and young adult fiction Jen Petro-Roy and LJ Cohen will be reading from and signing their books, as well as talking about censorship and the importance of readers of all ages seeing characters to whom they can relate in fiction.

Please RSVP on our Facebook page

 

 


MONDAY, JUNE 11TH AT 7PM

SPINNING YARNS!

Bring your textile craft or other work in progress [sketchbook, laptop, etc.] and listen to audiobooks and audio dramas with us. A start-of-the-week social where all are welcome.

Please RSVP on our Facebook page.

 

 


WEDNESDAY, JUNE 13TH AT 7PM

BOARD GAME NIGHT!

Do you enjoy board games, but have no one at home that likes to play them? Come join us at Annie's Book Stop of Worcester every Wednesday Night from 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM and be social. Play games and meet new people. If you are tired of your computer games, or just want to try something different, board games can be very exciting and lots of fun!

We have plenty of games to choose from, including Clue, Creationary, Pachisi, Battleship, Apples To Apples, Runaway Log, Bananagrams, Scene IT, Candyland, Loonacy, and Shark Mania.

This is only a small portion of what is in store for you when you come to this event. It will run every Wednesday night, so if you don't finish a game, you may be able to continue it the next week. Huzzah!

Please RSVP on our Facebook page.

 

 


SATURDAY, JUNE 16TH AT 6PM

BOOK CLUB MEETING:
RAINBOW READERS OF MASSACHUSETTS

Local activist Sarah Slocum hosts a monthly book club dedicated to reading all things queer and LGBTQIA, with the intention of exploring in literature all sexualities and identities in both fiction, nonfiction and all the subgenres in between.

RRM's goal is to come together in a safe and intimate setting to discuss books and our love for the genre.

This month's selection is SEVEN SUMMER NIGHTS, a historical novel by Harper Fox, and is available for purchase in person or via mail order at Annie's Book Stop of Worcester.

Please RSVP on the Rainbow Readers Facebook page.

 

 


MONDAY, JUNE 18TH AT 7PM

SPINNING YARNS!

Bring your textile craft or other work in progress [sketchbook, laptop, etc.] and listen to audiobooks and audio dramas with us. A start-of-the-week social where all are welcome.

Please RSVP on our Facebook page.

 

 


WEDNESDAY, JUNE 20TH AT 7PM

BOARD GAME NIGHT!

Do you enjoy board games, but have no one at home that likes to play them? Come join us at Annie's Book Stop of Worcester every Wednesday Night from 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM and be social. Play games and meet new people. If you are tired of your computer games, or just want to try something different, board games can be very exciting and lots of fun!

We have plenty of games to choose from, including Clue, Creationary, Pachisi, Battleship, Apples To Apples, Runaway Log, Bananagrams, Scene IT, Candyland, Loonacy, and Shark Mania.

This is only a small portion of what is in store for you when you come to this event. It will run every Wednesday night, so if you don't finish a game, you may be able to continue it the next week. Huzzah!

Please RSVP on our Facebook page.

 

 


THURSDAY, JUNE 21ST AT 7PM

MONTHLY DOCTOR WHO DISCUSSION NIGHT

Join us on the third Thursday of each month for a discussion group about the world's long-running science fiction serial.

Kid-friendly and adult-friendly conversation welcome.

This month's topic:
HOT SPOTS

Please RSVP on our Facebook page.

 

 


FRIDAY, JUNE 22ND AT 7PM

MONTHLY STORYTIME FOR CHILDREN:
AGES THREE TO EIGHT

Join us as we explore worlds of imagination through books.

Romp with wild things. Ride with knights and princesses on their quests for dragons. Roam the Earth with dinosaurs. A different theme each month!

JUNE READING:
BOOKS BY DR. SEUSS

Pre-registration is suggested, since space is limited. Please call Annie's Book Stop of Worcester at (508)796-5613 to register. .

 

 


MONDAY, JUNE 25TH AT 7PM

FREE PEOPLES ARTISTS WORKSHOP
Sponsored by The Worcester County Poetry Association

Please join us every fourth Monday of the month for this group open to all creative people: writers, painters, dancers, musicians, potters, craftsmen, composers and more.

Bring your works in progress for valuable feedback from the group members. Helpful comments and suggestions from other knowledgeable artists. Everyone interested in the arts is welcome to sit in.

Group facilitated by Sid Solomon and Sam Lalos.

 

 


SATURDAY, JULY 21ST AT 6PM

BOOK CLUB MEETING:
RAINBOW READERS OF MASSACHUSETTS

Local activist Sarah Slocum hosts a monthly book club dedicated to reading all things queer and LGBTQIA, with the intention of exploring in literature all sexualities and identities in both fiction, nonfiction and all the subgenres in between.

RRM's goal is to come together in a safe and intimate setting to discuss books and our love for the genre.

This month's selection is OUTSIDE THE LINES, a contemporary romance by Anna Zabo, and is available for purchase in person or via mail order at Annie's Book Stop of Worcester.

Please RSVP on the Rainbow Readers Facebook page.