This Week at East City Bookshop

Every week, we offer two free storytimes:
Tuesday Storytime at 11:00am for readers ages 0 - 4, with a caregiver
Sunday Storytime at 11:30am for readers ages 4 - 8, with a caregiver

Special Announcements:

Readers wanted! We're launching a new event, "You Have to Read This," in which readers like you share the books that mean the most to you. Learn more, including how to sign up to do a reading, here

New: Sign up for an audiobook membership with East City Bookshop. Via our partners at Libro.fm, your membership of $14.99/mo gets you one audiobook download credit plus 30% off your subsequent audiobook purchases. Your first month is only $0.99. Sign up at libro.fm/eastcitybookshop.

Upcoming Special Events:

Sunday, April 16: We will not have Sunday Storytime this week. Happy Easter! Join us for storytime on Tuesday, April 18th at 11am or next Sunday, April 23rd!

Monday, April 17 @ 6:30pm: Join us for a book discussion and signing by Ian Johnson, author of The Souls of China.  (RSVP)

Tuesday, April 18 @ 6:30pm: Join KnitLit, an audiobook and crafting club co-sponsored by East City Bookshop and the DC Public Library. (RSVP)

Wednesday, April 19 @ 6:30pm: Ten readers, ten pieces of writing they can’t stop thinking about. We will select ten readers to share their favorite pieces of non-fiction writing for this very special evening of literary sharing. Or just attend and enjoy this new literary event! (RSVP)

Thursday, April 20 @ 6:30pm: Meet Kristen Radtke, author of Imagine Wanting Only This. Discussion will be followed by a book signing. (RSVP)

Friday, April 21 @ 6:30pm: Join us for an author discussion featuring Meredith Wadman on the eve of the March for Science. She will discuss and sign her new book, The Vaccine Race. (RSVP)

Tuesday, April 25 @ 6:30pm: Join KnitLit, an audiobook and crafting club co-sponsored by East City Bookshop and the DC Public Library. (RSVP)

Wednesday, April 26 @ 6:30pm: Join Reality Literature, the narrative nonfiction book club of East City Bookshop, as we discuss March: Book 1 by John Lewis, Andrew Aydin, and Nate Powell. (RSVP)

Extra Special Upcoming Event!!

Join us as we celebrate our 1st birthday as your neighborhood bookshop, as well as Independent Bookstore Day ALL DAY on Saturday, April 29th! We're planning a daylong lineup of activities that you won't want to miss, so check back here as we add new events.

Learn more about all our upcoming events at our Calendar Page.