Mother and daughter team, Martha and Abigail Gehring, will be sharing stories and signing their new collaboration, THE SIMPLE JOYS OF GRANDPARENTING: STORY'S NURSERY RHYMES, GAMES, CRAFTS AND MORE. This collection is the perfect addition for any grandparent's library. From classic stories like "Peter Rabbit," to yummy recipes and charming crafts, this beautifully illustrated keepsake and chock-full of everything you need to be a wonderful grandparent. Martha (long-time Wilmington resident) and her daughter, Abigail (born and raised in Wilmington) join us at Bartleby's on Saturday, May 26th at 3pm. Be sure to come by for a chat, to sample some of their delicious recipes, and get their new book signed!
Bring the kids for Max and Ruby Story Time - with a special visit from Max himself! Rosemary Wells' beloved characters, Max and Ruby, have been delighting children for decades. Bartleby's is hosting a special story time devoted to sharing books about the brother and sister bunnies and their delightful adventures. The event, which is open to the whole family, is most appropriate for children aged 2-7. Join us at Bartleby's for stories and fun on Sunday, May 27th at 2pm!
ALSO! Be sure to say hello to Max at the Duck Race event! Max will be there handing out stickers and giving hugs to everyone!
Bartleby's Books will be hosting the work of artist Ann Coleman starting Monday, May 28, Memorial Day thru mid July.Most of this local artist's work can be found on Bartleby's newly expanded 2nd floor.Having lost her Gallery to Irene last August, Ann is working thru trying to rebuild in Downtown Wilmington. All good things take time and that is one of the things Ms Coleman feels is the dearest commodities right now.She has been very grateful to all who have shared their hearts, hands and support. Her work strikes a cord particularly with those who have a love for this area. I'm sure you will find one of her pastel scenes that takes you to a place where the beauty of your surroundings and time stand still. To see more of Ann's work you can go to: www.artistAnnColeman.com