Book Fair

  • Join us for the

    Penguin Random House Book Fair

    Saturday, March 6, 2020

    Save-the-date! View the 2019 program below. 

    BookFair 2019 photo collage

    Saturday, March 2, 2019


    • Discounted Book Sales  • Concessions  • Silent Auction  • Free Books for Children (select books only)  • Children’s, STEM and Gym Activities ($3 wrist band required)

    9 a.m.–12 p.m.  |  Photos with the Lynx Mascot 
    9:45 a.m.  |  Book Talk with Penguin Random House Illustrator Suzanne Kaufman
    11 a.m.  |  “En Garde!: Choreographing an Action Scene” Workshop with Author Laura Shovan
    Noon  |  Children’s Story Time, hosted by the Carroll County Public Library 
    1 p.m.  |  Professor Wizard’s Wonders of Science Show
    2 p.m.  |  Children’s Story Time, hosted by the Carroll County Public Library
    2:15 p.m.  |  Improv for all Ages Workshop 
    3 p.m.  |  Improv Show by the Workshop Leaders
    3 p.m.  |  Silent Auction Closes
    4 p.m.  |  Annual Penguin Random House Book Fair Ends

    Friday, March 1, 2019

    3pm-7pm - Discounted Book Sales 

    4:30pm and 7pm - Family Movie Night

    sponsored by Summer!Kids@Carroll+Teen College
    Two movie showings featuring "Ralph Breaks the Internet"
    Tickets: $3/person
    By phone: February 25-February 28- 410-386-8150
    In person: March 1 at 4pm - Theater in the Scott Center

    7pm - An Evening with Author Jamie Ford

    Bollinger Conference Center, Room K*100
    Admission: $15
    Tickets include a copy of the 10th Anniversary Edition of Hotel on the Corner of Bitter and Sweet. 
    This event is a partnership between Penguin Random House, Carroll Community College, A Likely Story Bookstore,
    and Carroll County Public Library.
    Register online 


    Family Movie Night: 
    Summer! Kids@Carroll+Teen College

    American Book Company

    Book Country
    Gerstell Academy
    Montessori School of Westminster
    Office of the State's Attorney for Carroll County

    Dr. and Mrs. James Ball
    First Financial Federal Credit Union
    Thomas, Bennett & Hunter, Inc.

    Carroll County Times