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Upcoming Events
February 02; 11:00am | Somepawdy To Love: A Cats+Books Adoption Event

We are SO excited to welcome BARCS to Books With A Past for a cat adoption event! Meet (and adopt!) some of BARCS' senior and/or long term residents and learn about BARCS' other great programs. We're coming up on Valentine's Day; come find your true love at the bookstore!

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January 27; 12:00pm | Silent Reading Party

Feel like you should be social, but actually just want to stay home and read? We have a solution: a silent reading party! Spend a cozy Sunday afternoon reading in the bookstore. We'll have chairs and hot beverages, but feel free to bring snacks or pillows/blankets/beanbags.

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February 14; 11:00am | Literary Fiction Book Club

Literary Fiction Book Club meets on the second Thursday of the month at 11 am. Email info@bookswithapast.com for more details, or simply drop by and join the conversation!

 

February title: The Hired Girl by Laura Amy Schlitz

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February 18; 6:30pm | Mystery Book Club

Mystery Book Club meets on the third Monday of the month at 6:30 pm. Email info@bookswithapast.com for more details, or simply drop by and join the conversation!

February title: Knots and Crosses by Ian Rankin

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Glenwood


2465 MD Route 97
Glenwood, MD 21738
(410) 489 2705
Monday - Friday: 10am -7pm
Saturday - Sunday: 10am - 5pm
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Historic Savage Mill


8600 Foundry Street
Savage, MD 20763
(443) 753 3131
Monday - Thursday: 10am - 6pm
Friday - Saturday: 10am - 9pm
Sunday: 11am - 6pm
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