The 2017 Wilde Awards for Children's Books @ Quail Ridge Books & Music

07 Dec 19:00 07 Dec 19:00 - Raleigh Raleigh
Quail Ridge Books Quail Ridge Books
Join Susie Wilde, children's book reviewer for the News & Observer, as she presents her selections for the best children's picture books and novels of 2017...   More info

Ultimate Ladies' Alliance December 7th Meeting: Nimona!

07 Dec 19:35 - 22:00 07 Dec 19:35 - 22:00 - Raleigh Raleigh
Ultimate Comics Cary Ultimate Comics Cary
Come join us at Ultimate Comics Cary for exciting discussion about our fantastic October selection: Nimona by Noelle Stevensom! We've got copies in stock at all three Ultimate...   More info

Donny Cates Signing Event

08 Dec 14:00 - 16:00 08 Dec 14:00 - 16:00 - Raleigh Raleigh
Ultimate Comics Cary Ultimate Comics Cary
Leave work early, take a late lunch, call in sick, DO NOT MISS THIS SUPERSTAR WRITER of Redneck, God Country, Babyteeth, Thanos, AND Doctor Strange! Donny Cates will be signing...   More info

Gift Wrapping at Triangle Town Center

08 Dec 15:00 - 24 Dec 22:00 08 Dec 15:00 - 24 Dec 22:00 - Raleigh Raleigh
Barnes & Noble Barnes & Noble
Donate to SAFE Haven by just getting your books wrapped! On the following dates, get the holiday gifts you purchase at Barnes & Noble wrapped for a donation by SAFE Haven...   More info

Ed Stephenson & the Paco Band @ Quail Ridge Books & Music

08 Dec 19:00 08 Dec 19:00 - Raleigh Raleigh
Quail Ridge Books Quail Ridge Books
Based in Raleigh, Ed Stephenson has performed as a soloist, in the Paco Band, and as a member of the North Carolina Guitar Quartet. His brilliant guitar playing is inspired by...   More info

Santa's Stocking Up Sale!

09 Dec 10:00 - 10 Dec 17:00 09 Dec 10:00 - 10 Dec 17:00 - Raleigh Raleigh
Ultimate Comics Cary Ultimate Comics Cary
Want to maximize your holiday gift buying? Look no further than Ultimate Comics! This Saturday and Sunday, all Action Figures , Games, Plushes, Banks, Blind-Boxes/Bags, and all...   More info

The Grinch Comes to Storytime

09 Dec 14:00 - 15:00 09 Dec 14:00 - 15:00 - Raleigh Raleigh
Quail Ridge Books Quail Ridge Books
How big will your heart grow today? The Grinch (costume character) will join us for a reading of Dr. Seuss's How the Grinch Stole Christmas. Singing, holiday activities, and a...   More info

Christmas At Hogwarts

09 Dec 14:00 - 16:00 09 Dec 14:00 - 16:00 - Raleigh Raleigh
Read With Me, A Children's Book & Art Shop Read With Me, A Children's Book & Art Shop
Spend some time creating magical holiday projects at Hogwarts! Craft a House ornament for your tree, make a Patronus lantern to light your way through the Forbidden Forest, and...   More info

Michael Smith - 'And There Was Evening and There Was Morning'

10 Dec 14:00 - 16:00 10 Dec 14:00 - 16:00 - Raleigh Raleigh
Quail Ridge Books Quail Ridge Books
A moving nonfiction debut by Mississippi Delta poet Mike Smith, this memoir-in-essays, And There Was Evening and There Was Morning: Essays on Illness, Loss, and Love, tracks the...   More info

Yoga (ages 5-7)

11 Dec 10:00 - 11:00 11 Dec 10:00 - 11:00 - Raleigh Raleigh
Read With Me, A Children's Book & Art Shop Read With Me, A Children's Book & Art Shop
Join Ms. Kayla for a fun yoga session for ages 5-7. Cost $10 Bio: Kayla’s love for yoga and heart for children inspired her to go beyond her 200hr yoga teacher training to learn...   More info

Rob A. Okun - 'Voice Male'

13 Dec 19:00 - 20:00 13 Dec 19:00 - 20:00 - Raleigh Raleigh
Quail Ridge Books Quail Ridge Books
The longtime editor of Voice Male magazine, Rob A. Okun, introduces readers to a collection of essays examining contemporary manhood and how the gender equality men’s movement is...   More info

Sully's Wine & Wander

14 Dec 18:00 - 20:00 14 Dec 18:00 - 20:00 - Raleigh Raleigh
Dog-Eared Books Dog-Eared Books
Sully's Wine & Wander is an opportunity for the book lovers of Raleigh to meet, sip wine, and browse for books! All of our books are $1 or less and you will have access to our...   More info

Nixon, Blevins & Gage - 'Pickin' on Christmas'

14 Dec 19:00 - 20:00 14 Dec 19:00 - 20:00 - Raleigh Raleigh
Quail Ridge Books Quail Ridge Books
Take a break from shopping with a Christmas bluegrass music event! Nixon, Blevins & Gage, an acoustic trio loosely based in bluegrass, entertain throughout North Carolina with...   More info

Science Cafe: Improbable Destinies: Fate, Chance, and the Future

14 Dec 19:00 - 20:30 14 Dec 19:00 - 20:30 - Raleigh Raleigh
North Carolina Museum of Natural Sciences North Carolina Museum of Natural Sciences
We humans think of ourselves as the pinnacle of evolution. But what if events in Earth’s history had transpired differently? Would humans or something like us necessarily have...   More info

Fairytale Feast - North Pole Bakery

16 Dec 14:00 - 15:30 16 Dec 14:00 - 15:30 - Raleigh Raleigh
Read With Me, A Children's Book & Art Shop Read With Me, A Children's Book & Art Shop
Our Fairytale Feast for December features a trip to The North Pole Bakery. Come and enjoy the story, then create food with a literary twist. We'll make some of Santa's favorites...   More info

Mishpacha Chanukah Concert

17 Dec 14:00 - 15:00 17 Dec 14:00 - 15:00 - Raleigh Raleigh
Quail Ridge Books Quail Ridge Books
It’s a Quail Ridge tradition! Join us for a joyful family Chanukah concert from local band, Mishpacha (Hebrew for family ). Mishpacha’s music is influenced by a variety of musical...   More info

Gift Wrapping at Brier Creek

19 Dec 10:00 - 24 Dec 18:00 19 Dec 10:00 - 24 Dec 18:00 - Raleigh Raleigh
Barnes & Noble Barnes & Noble
Donate to SAFE Haven by just getting your books wrapped! On the following dates, get the holiday gifts you purchase at Barnes & Noble wrapped for a donation by SAFE Haven...   More info

Final Open Mic Night

20 Dec 18:30 - 20:30 20 Dec 18:30 - 20:30 - Raleigh Raleigh
So & So Books So & So Books
It's been a great 3 years of the Third Wednesday Open Mic at So & So, let's close it out strong with our final event! Look for more info on future open mic nights at Lucky Tree...   More info

Ultimate Ladies Alliance January Meeting: They're Not Like Us

04 Jan 19:35 - 22:00 04 Jan 19:35 - 22:00 - Raleigh Raleigh
Ultimate Comics Cary Ultimate Comics Cary
Come join us at Ultimate Comics Cary for exciting discussion about our incredible January selection: They're Not Like Us Volume 1! We've got copies in stock at all three Ultimate...   More info

Donna Everheart - 'The Road to Bittersweet'

09 Jan 19:00 - 20:00 09 Jan 19:00 - 20:00 - Raleigh Raleigh
Quail Ridge Books Quail Ridge Books
North Carolina-native and author of The Education of Dixie Dupree, Donna Everhart continues to explore themes of family, coming-of-age, and Southern culture, this time set against...   More info

Robert Crais - 'The Wanted'

10 Jan 19:00 - 20:00 10 Jan 19:00 - 20:00 - Raleigh Raleigh
Quail Ridge Books Quail Ridge Books
Elvis Cole and his partner, Joe Pike, are back in their 18th adventure from masterful suspense writer, Robert Crais. Along with their friend, Jon Stone, the three men are after...   More info

Don Rosenstein + Justin Yopp - 'The Group'

11 Jan 19:00 - 20:00 11 Jan 19:00 - 20:00 - Raleigh Raleigh
Quail Ridge Books Quail Ridge Books
In 2010, an innovative support group was formed at UNC Chapel Hill to help fathers whose wives passed away from cancer. The first of its kind, the group let other fathers know...   More info

A.J. "Tony" Tata - 'Direct Fire' (Jake Mahegan, #4)

12 Jan 19:00 - 20:00 12 Jan 19:00 - 20:00 - Raleigh Raleigh
Quail Ridge Books Quail Ridge Books
Retired Brigadier General A.J. Tony Tata, former Superintendent of Schools for Wake County Public Schools, continues his critically-acclaimed Jake Mahegan series. Direct Fire, the...   More info

Research Triangle Writers Coffeehouse

14 Jan 15:00 - 16:00 14 Jan 15:00 - 16:00 - Raleigh Raleigh
Quail Ridge Books Quail Ridge Books
Every writer of any kind at any stage in their writing career is welcome to join this new discussion and networking group. No set agenda, no fees, no registration, no publishing...   More info

Zambezi Puppets

15 Jan 11:00 - 12:00 15 Jan 11:00 - 12:00 - Raleigh Raleigh
Read With Me, A Children's Book & Art Shop Read With Me, A Children's Book & Art Shop
A special Zambezi Puppets' performance of Munyaradzi Goes to School in Zimbabwe! Students will be delighted with this puppet show, which depicts the life of children in rural...   More info

Lyndsay Ely - 'Gunslinger Girl'

19 Jan 19:00 - 20:00 19 Jan 19:00 - 20:00 - Raleigh Raleigh
Quail Ridge Books Quail Ridge Books
Seventeen-year-old Serendipity Pity Jones inherited two things from her mother: a pair of six shooters and perfect aim. Lyndsay Ely presents Gunslinger Girl, a thrilling dystopian...   More info

Jeffery Beam - 'Jonathan Williams: The Lord of Orchards'

21 Jan 19:00 - 20:00 21 Jan 19:00 - 20:00 - Raleigh Raleigh
Quail Ridge Books Quail Ridge Books
Local poet, Jeffery Beam, joins us to share Jonathan Williams: The Lord of Orchards. This book of essays and images brings attention to the influence of Jonathan Williams, his...   More info

John Hechinger - 'True Gentlemen'

23 Jan 19:00 - 20:00 23 Jan 19:00 - 20:00 - Raleigh Raleigh
Quail Ridge Books Quail Ridge Books
College fraternity culture has never been more embattled. A portrait of an institution in need of reform and a case for how that can happen is made in this deep examination of...   More info

Class Story

26 Jan 14:00 - 15:00 26 Jan 14:00 - 15:00 - Raleigh Raleigh
Read With Me, A Children's Book & Art Shop Read With Me, A Children's Book & Art Shop
Collaborate with local author Michelle Ristuccia to create a fun class story, then take home your choice of How to Tell Fantastic Stories or Visual Writing Prompts. Practice...   More info

Read and Meet with Dr Layton, PhD

27 Jan 11:00 - 12:00 27 Jan 11:00 - 12:00 - Raleigh Raleigh
Read With Me, A Children's Book & Art Shop Read With Me, A Children's Book & Art Shop
We have a very special guest for storytime this Saturday, Dr Thomas Layton, Ph.D. Dr. Layton will read with us his book, LITTLE JAZZ MAN and talk about what inspired him to write...   More info

Nic Stone - 'Dear Martin'

28 Jan 16:00 - 17:00 28 Jan 16:00 - 17:00 - Raleigh Raleigh
Quail Ridge Books Quail Ridge Books
Debut Southern novelist, Nic Stone, explores race relations through the words of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., and the young black teenager who writes letters to him in Dear Martin...   More info

December/January Book Club

31 Jan 19:00 - 22:00 31 Jan 19:00 - 22:00 - Raleigh Raleigh
So & So Books So & So Books
Jennifer Egan's Manhattan Beach is our December/January Book of the Month Manhattan Beach is an intricately patterned and visionary new novel (Ruth Franklin-The Atlantic) from...   More info

Justice Theater Project leads discussion of 'The Pink Triangle'

03 Feb 14:00 - 15:00 03 Feb 14:00 - 15:00 - Raleigh Raleigh
Quail Ridge Books Quail Ridge Books
In advance of their production of the play Bent, based on The Pink Triangle by Richard Bent, members of the Justice Theater Project will lead a discussion of this powerful...   More info

Radio Moscow w/ Amplified Heat

04 Feb 19:00 - 23:30 04 Feb 19:00 - 23:30 - Raleigh Raleigh
The Pour House Music Hall The Pour House Music Hall
RADIO MOSCOW are a perfect example of the classic full-throttle power trio. Though by no means devoid of nuance and detail, the first thing one notices while standing in front of...   More info

J.D. Allen - '19 Souls'

08 Feb 19:00 - 20:00 08 Feb 19:00 - 20:00 - Raleigh Raleigh
Quail Ridge Books Quail Ridge Books
In a fast-paced mystery from debut Raleigh author, J.D. Allen, Las Vegas PI, Jim Bean, searches for the missing Daniel, on behalf of his client, Daniel’s sister. The plot thickens...   More info

Rabbi Rami Shapiro - 'Holy Rascals'

21 Feb 19:00 - 20:00 21 Feb 19:00 - 20:00 - Raleigh Raleigh
Quail Ridge Books Quail Ridge Books
Rabbi Rami Shapiro has spent a lifetime exploring his spirituality through traditional and non-traditional means. Using himself as an example of a holy rascal, he challenges...   More info

Michael McFee - 'We Were Once Here' and 'Appointed Rounds'

25 Feb 14:00 - 15:00 25 Feb 14:00 - 15:00 - Raleigh Raleigh
Quail Ridge Books Quail Ridge Books
It is time for another Sunday of poetry. Appalachian native and UNC-Chapel Hill professor, Michael McFee, explores often-overlooked topics and will be reading from two of his...   More info

Centering Our Stories: A Celebration of ft. Kelly Starling Lyons

27 Feb 19:00 - 20:00 27 Feb 19:00 - 20:00 - Raleigh Raleigh
Quail Ridge Books Quail Ridge Books
The tradition of a February program on multicultural children's books continues. Author of the Jada Jones series, Kelly Starling Lyons, is here to help present this event. This...   More info

Laura Dasnoit Book Signing

03 Mar 13:00 - 16:00 03 Mar 13:00 - 16:00 - Raleigh Raleigh
Dog-Eared Books Dog-Eared Books
Laura Danoit will be in the store selling and signing her books! She will have books for sale in the store (cash and card accepted), but you can purchase her book ahead of time...   More info

Chris Bohjalian - 'The Flight Attendant'

14 Mar 19:00 - 20:00 14 Mar 19:00 - 20:00 - Raleigh Raleigh
Quail Ridge Books Quail Ridge Books
Chris Bohjalian is back again. In his 20th novel, the New York Times bestsellling author of Midwives and The Sandcastle Girls explores the lives of those who live at 40,000 feet...   More info

NC Comicon Oak City 2018

17 Mar 10:00 - 18 Mar 17:00 17 Mar 10:00 - 18 Mar 17:00 - Raleigh Raleigh
Raleigh Convention Center Raleigh Convention Center
Comic Con hits Raleigh March 17-18 2018 . Featuring the Creator of Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Kevin Eastman! VIP Eastman ticket includes head of signing line for a Free...   More info

Two Moons Book Launch Party

24 Mar 18:00 - 20:00 24 Mar 18:00 - 20:00 - Raleigh Raleigh
LGBT Center of Raleigh LGBT Center of Raleigh
Join Krystal A. Smith and BLF Press as we celebrate the release of Krystal's debut collection of speculative fiction, Two Moons. Books will be available for purchase and signing...   More info

Vegas Tenold - 'Everything You Love Will Burn'

26 Mar 19:00 - 20:00 26 Mar 19:00 - 20:00 - Raleigh Raleigh
Quail Ridge Books Quail Ridge Books
Six years ago, Vegas Tenold embedded himself among the members of three of America's most ideologically extreme white nationalist groups-the KKK, the National Socialist Movement...   More info

Leland Melvin - 'Chasing Space'

11 Apr 19:00 - 21:00 11 Apr 19:00 - 21:00 - Raleigh Raleigh
Quail Ridge Books Quail Ridge Books
What do an NFL wide receiver and a space traveler have in common? Grit, determination, and grace, as Leland Melvin, the man who has had successful careers as an athlete and a NASA...   More info

Debbie Moose - 'Carolina Catch'

12 Apr 19:00 - 20:00 12 Apr 19:00 - 20:00 - Raleigh Raleigh
Quail Ridge Books Quail Ridge Books
Summer is closer than you think and with it comes the sweet goodness of seafood. Can't make it to the beach? Or just want to have a try at seafood yourself? Debbie Moose has you...   More info

Charles Frazier - 'Varina' (Signing Line Ticket Event)

17 Apr 19:00 - 21:00 17 Apr 19:00 - 21:00 - Raleigh Raleigh
Quail Ridge Books Quail Ridge Books
Returning to the setting of National Book Award-winning Cold Mountain, Charles Frazier continues to explore the circumstances of and people embroiled in the Civil War by following...   More info

Harry Potter Parties

18 Apr 19:00 - 21 Apr 21:00 18 Apr 19:00 - 21 Apr 21:00 - Raleigh Raleigh
Dog-Eared Books Dog-Eared Books
The dates have been finalized and the tickets are now on sale! We have added two more parties to this event! If you came to our parties in November, fear not! We are adding new...   More info

Johnny Moore - 'Silence, Please'

21 Apr 14:00 - 15:00 21 Apr 14:00 - 15:00 - Raleigh Raleigh
Quail Ridge Books Quail Ridge Books
We are so excited to welcome Johnny Moore for what is sure to be an amazing children's event. This local Raleigh author of five previously published books for children is also a...   More info


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