Join us at the beautiful just-opened Buttercup Cakes location on Pacific Avenue for final event for our third annual Winter Reading Program, this time to wrap up the season and talk about the books we read!
If you haven’t started yet, there is still time: Bookshop Santa Cruz’s third annual Winter Reading Program offers rewards for your reading. From December through March, read any 3 books from our eight recommended titles and receive a $5 gift card to Bookshop Santa Cruz, a certificate for one cupcake from Buttercup Cakes, and a voucher for a free “Doonster Flight” from Bonny Doon Vineyard tasting room*! Turn in your bookmark with your completed reading choices by March 31 to reap the rewards. Pick up a bookmark at Bookshop to track your reading achievements (or download one from our website) and get started. Use our easy-access display table with all your book choices in Bookshop to peruse the selection.
At this book-lovers’ party, you’ll have to opportunity to mingle with other readers and chat about your Winter Reading book choices. Don’t worry if you didn’t finish your reading selections; come for the delicious cupcakes, tea and coffee, and the amazing new savory items on Buttercup Cakes’ expanded menu—and bookish conversation, of course! We’ll provide questions and topics to spark rotating small-group conversations about the books you’ve read, facilitated by Bookshop Santa Cruz staff. You might even find a new book group!
This event is off-site at:
1411 Pacific Ave.
Downtown Santa Cruz
*You must be 21 or older to participate in the alcoholic portion of this program; Bonny Doon Winery also offers a non-alcoholic beverage reward choice.