01300 Annie's Book Stop of Worcester | New and Used Books | Worcester, MA
   
 

 

508-796-5613

Hours of Operation

Monday–Thursday,
10:00 a.m.–8:00 p.m.

Friday & Saturday,
10:00 a.m.–9:00 p.m.

Sunday,
10:00 a.m.–7:00 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

 


FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 15TH AT 7PM

BOOK SIGNING WITH KAREN STIVALI

September is when the City of Worcester celebrates LGBTQIA Pride Month. Please welcome romance author Karen Stivali!

Karen will be reading from and signing her MOMENTS IN TIME m/m romance novels.

Please RSVP on our Facebook page

 

 


SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 16TH AT 3PM

BOOK SIGNING WITH JEAN COPELAND

September is when the City of Worcester celebrates LGBTQIA Pride Month. Join us in welcoming contemporary fiction author Jean Copeland.

Jean is the author of three novels with lesbian protagonists, the newest of which is SUMMER FLING.

Please RSVP on our Facebook page

 

 


SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 16TH AT 6PM

BOOK CLUB MEETING:
RAINBOW READERS OF MASSACHUSETTS

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 SUNSET PARK by Santino Hassell, 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, SEPTEMBER 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.

 

 


THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 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:
Old School. New School.

Please RSVP on our Facebook page.

 

 


FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 22ND AT 7PM

WORCESTER STORYTELLERS

Open mic at 7pm sharp, followed by the feature.

Worcester Storytellers is the only Worcester area Open Mic that features non-fiction, fiction, prose, and journalism--as well as poetry. Join in the open mic or just enjoy listening!

This month marks the fifth anniversay of Worcester Storytellers, and our DOUBLE feature guests are local poet and debut novelist Catherine Zebrowski and local poet, drummer, and juggler Joey Gould.

 

 


MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 25TH AT 7PM

FREE PEOPLES ARTISTS WORKSHOP
Sponsored by The Worcester County Poetry Association

Please join us every last 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, SEPTEMBER 30TH AT 1PM

AN AFTERNOON OF LAUGHTER WITH JENNY ALLEN

Humorist Jenny Allen, who has been called "a 21st century Erma Bombeck", joins us to discuss and read essays from her debut collection WOULD EVERYBODY PLEASE STOP?.

Jenny Allen is a writer and performer. Her essays and articles have appeared for years in many magazines, including The New Yorker, The New York Times, New York, Vogue, Esquire, More, The Huffington Post, and Good Housekeeping. Recent essays appear in the anthology The Fifty Funniest American Writers and in In the Fullness of Time: 32 Women on Life After 50. Her award-winning solo show I Got Sick Then I Got Better has been seen in venues across the country and in Canada.

Please RSVP on our Facebook page

 

 


MONDAY, OCTOBER 2ND 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.

 

 


MONDAY, OCTOBER 9TH 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.

 

 


MONDAY, OCTOBER 16TH 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.

 

 


THURSDAY, OCTOBER 19TH 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:
Haunted Places

Please RSVP on our Facebook page.

 

 


MONDAY, OCTOBER 23RD AT 7PM

FREE PEOPLES ARTISTS WORKSHOP
Sponsored by The Worcester County Poetry Association

Please join us every last 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, OCTOBER 28TH ALL DAY

SPOOOOOKY STORYTIME

Join us in celebrating all things Halloween with our annual Spooooky Storytime event. ABSW staff and friends will be reading classic and beloved Halloween tales from 11AM to 9PM, with possibly a few surprises from local authors and actors. We are reading favorite stories every hour on the hour!

We'll be following a schedule of earlier morning readings meant for children ages 3 to 7, mid-day readings suitable for children 8 to 12, and evening readings for teens and adults. Join us for a frighteningly good time!

Please RSVP on our Facebook page.

 

 


MONDAY, OCTOBER 30TH 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.

 

 


MONDAY, NOVEMBER 6TH 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.

 

 


MONDAY, NOVEMBER 13TH 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.

 

 


THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 16TH 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:
Topic To Be Announced

Please RSVP on our Facebook page.

 

 


SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 18TH

ALL DAY

OUR ANNUAL DOCTOR WHO EXTRAVAGANZA

Just in time for the winter holidays, join us in commemorating the world's longest-running science fiction serial, DOCTOR WHO!

Featuring special sales, highlights from episodes, door prizes, TWO trivia contests and a costume contest.

More details can be found on our Facebook page. RSVPs highly recommended.

 

 


MONDAY, NOVEMBER 20TH 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.

 

 


SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 25TH

12NOON to 5PM

SMALL BUSINESS SATURDAY

Come in to shop at your neighborhood bookstore and show your support for independent businesses! Joining us will be numerous local writers, artists and creators. Guests to be announced.

Signed and personalized books make wonderful holiday gifts.

More details can be found on our Facebook page. RSVPs highly recommended.

 

 


MONDAY, NOVEMBER 27TH AT 7PM

FREE PEOPLES ARTISTS WORKSHOP
Sponsored by The Worcester County Poetry Association

Please join us every last 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.

 

 


MONDAY, DECEMBER 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.

 

 


MONDAY, DECEMBER 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.

 

 


MONDAY, DECEMBER 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.

 

 


THURSDAY, DECEMBER 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:
TO BE ANNOUNCED

Please RSVP on our Facebook page.