Dog Eared Books is once again hosting a donation drive for the Douglas County Animal Shelter to celebrate the store’s anniversary, and it will last through July 16th! If you bring in one or more of the items listed on our flyer you will receive a Donate & Save Coupon* for up to 50% off your final purchase! Please help us spread the word!
We welcome all donations, big & small! We just ask that you make sure all items are factory sealed, not on any recall lists, and not past the expiration dates listed on the packaging.
*Coupon values will be dependent on the value of the donation (15%, 25% & 50%). Coupon may not be combined with store credit. Expires July 11th, 2017.
As a part of Tanner Medical’s Summer of Health initative, they are hosting a 2.1 mile walk around Historic Villa Rica. Those who would like to participate will meet at the Mill Amphitheater at 9pm, the walk will include a tour led by Janet Hyde which will highlight some of the landmarks around the city.
The Thomas Dorsey Birthplace Festival is happening in the last weekend in June. June 24th and 25th. The Jazz portion will be held on Friday (June 24th) and both the Gospel and Blues portions happening on Saturday (June 25th).Both the Jazz (6pm) and Blues(5:30pm) portions will be located at The Mill Amphitheater, while the Gospel portion will be located at Mt. Prospect Baptist Church (133 Thomas Dorsey Dr.) at 3pm.
We have some new books in stock, including some audiobooks on CD!
- The Odyssey
- The Things They Carried by Tim O’Brien
- The Edge of Never by J.A. Redmerski
- The Portable Edger Allen Poe
- Grey by E.L. James
- Fifty Shades of Grey by E.L. James
- The Sweetness at the Bottom of the Pie by Alan Bradley
- Scarlet by Marissa Meyer
- The Night Trilogy by Wisel
- Scarpette by Patrica Cornwell
- Port Mortuary by Patrica Cornwell
We’ve added a little bench outside of the store front to give those a place to sit! No more open and boring storefront for us!
The store now carries Coca-Cola products! All drinks are only $1 (not including tax).
Drinks Available – Tum-E Yummies, Coca-Cola, Dasani Water
The Tree Lighting was held at the Mill this past weekend and Dog-Eared Books was present with a booth.
It was a great evening! There was plenty of entertainment from the local dance and acting schools, and McDonald’s was even kind enough to set up a booth (right next to ours!) to give out free hot chocolate and coffees.
Happy Halloween everyone!
The store’s finally decorated for Halloween this year, and the theme is Harry Potter! So please feel free to stop by and check out the starry ceilings and the mail from Hedwig!
We have also placed out the Halloween themed children’s books on our front table display! Make sure to stop by before the 31st, because after that they will go back into storage until next year!
Dog-Eared Books will be the at the annual Thrill at the Mill trick or treat event this year! It starts at 10 am and ends at 12pm, the store will be closed during these hours as we will all be at the Mill distributing candy. The store will reopen at 1pm.
For More Info – Thrill at the Mill
October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month, and here at Dog-Eared Books we take being informed and aware very seriously. Which is why on October 17th Dog-Eared Books help to sponsor the Women of Wisdom Breast Cancer Awareness meeting at Mt. Prospect Baptist church, along side WSBTV and Wellstar Medical Center.
We gave out gift bags with goodies and important breast cancer information, as well as bottles of water, candy, and even bookmarks! The turn out was great.
This week, October 19th through the 24th, we will have a small supply of these gift bags at the store to hand out. Supplies are limited so makes sure to come by and ask for one before we run out!
To celebrate the store’s One Year anniversary Dog Eared Books is hosting a donation drive for the Douglas County Animal Shelter through July 11th! If you bring in one or more of the items listed on our flyer you will receive a Donate & Save Coupon* for up to 50% off your final purchase! Please help us spread the word!
We welcome all donations, big & small! We just ask that you make sure all items are factory sealed, and not past the expiration dates listed on the packaging.
*Coupon values will be dependant on the value of the donation (15%, 25% & 50%). Coupon may not be combined with store credit. Expires July 11th, 2016.
We have some donations already, but as the shelter is constantly taking in new animals more is always needed and appreciated.
The Thomas Dorsey Festival starts tonight at 6pm with the Jazz concerts at the Mill! Admission is free and there will be plenty of vendors selling food! It picks up again tomorrow at 3pm at Mt. Prospect Baptist Church, and the again at 5:30pm for the Blue concerts at the Mill!