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Upcoming Events

Banned Books Week September 23 - September 29!

09/23/2018 to 09/29/2018

The Banned Books Week Coalition is a national alliance of diverse organizations joined by a commitment to increase awareness of the annual celebration of the freedom to read. The Coalition seeks to engage various communities and inspire participation in Banned Books Week through education, advocacy, and the creation of programming about the problem of book censorship. The 2018 celebration will be held September 23 - September 29! In addition to our sponsors, Banned Books Week received...

Banned Books Week 2018 - Receive 25% OFF on any Banned Books Titles this week only!

09/23/2018 to 09/29/2018

Banned Books Week Coalition is a national alliance of diverse organizations joined by a commitment to increase awareness of the annual celebration of the freedom to read. The Coalition seeks to engage various communities and inspire participation in Banned Books Week through education, advocacy, and the creation of programming about the problem of book censorship. The 2018 celebration will be held September 23 - September 29! Receive 25% OFF on any Banned Books Titles this week only!  See...

Freedom Readers September Pick - Heart Berries

09/24/2018 - 5:30PM

We are excited to announce that the next Freedom Readers book club is scheduled for Monday, September 24th from 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm. This book club is open to the public and will concentrate on fiction and non-fiction titles based around political or current cultural themes. This month we will be discussing Heart Berries by Terese Marie Mailhot UPCOMING BOOK SELECTIONS: OCTOBER 10/29 @ 5:30 pm: Just Mercy NOVEMBER 11/26 @ 5:30 pm Monstress We invite healthy debate and discussion!...

Branches Book Club September Selection!

09/26/2018 - 2:00PM

Please join us on Wednesday, September 26th at 2:00 PM for our next Branches Book Club meeting. This month we will be reading Educated: A Memoir by Tara Westover. This book club is open to the public and focuses mainly on current best-selling fiction and (at times) non-fiction selections.  All meetings are held at the book store on the last Wednesday of each month beginning at 2:00 p.m. Book Club Members will enjoy special day-of meeting discounts, as well as a discount on the current...

16th Annual Sierra Art Trails featuring Christan Mueller

10/05/2018 to 10/06/2018

CELEBRATING 16 YEARS SUPPORTING THE ARTS IN THE YOSEMITE FOOTHILLS! We are very pleased to announce Sierra Art Trails 2018, our 16th Anniversary Open Studio Tour. Friday, Saturday and Sunday, October 5th through October 7th, 2018. Sierra Art Trails gives art enthusiasts the chance to see fine art and fine crafts in the making, and to purchase works directly from the people who create them. The show takes place in homes, studios, galleries, and businesses in more than a dozen...

16th Annual Sierra Art Trails featuring Christian Mueller

10/06/2018 to 10/07/2018

We are very pleased to announce that Branches Books will again be a stop on the Sierra Art Trails 16th Anniversary Open Studio Tour. Branches Books & Gifts will be hosting artists for the fourth year and we are pleased to announce photographer and Redwoods in Yosemite GM, Christian Mueller will be showing at our shoppe. Branches will also have Sierra Art Trails catalogs/tickets for purchase at the store.

26th Annual Oakhurst Fall Festival!

10/12/2018 to 10/13/2018

26th Annual Oakhurst Fall Festival! Friday, October 12 and Saturday, October 13, 2018! You’re invited to the 26th Annual Oakhurst Fall Festival held yearly on the second Friday and Saturday of October! The Oakhurst Fall Festival has undergone many entities throughout it’s 26 year history, beginning as a one-day festival, morphing into a wine and chocolate festival and most currently, a celebration for people of all ages 0- 100+! The Oakhurst Fall Festival provides something for...

Branches Book Club October Meeting

10/24/2018 - 2:00PM

Please join us on Wednesday, October 24h at 2:00 PM for our next Branches Book Club meeting. This month we will be reading The Hunger by Alma Katsu This book club is open to the public and focuses mainly on current best-selling fiction and (at times) non-fiction selections.  All meetings are held at the book store on the last Wednesday of each month beginning at 2:00 p.m. Book Club Members will enjoy special day-of meeting discounts, as well as a discount on the current month's...

Freedom Readers October Meeting: Just Mercy

10/29/2018 - 5:30PM

We are excited to announce that the next Freedom Readers book club is scheduled for Monday, October 29th from 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm. This book club is open to the public and will concentrate on fiction and non-fiction titles based around political or current cultural themes. This month we will be discussing Just Mercy: A Story of Justice and Redemption by Brian Stevenson UPCOMING BOOK SELECTIONS: NOVEMBER 11/26 @ 5:30 pm Monstress by Lysley Tenorio DECEMBER: Book Club Break - Happy Holidays...

Reptile Ron Visits Branches Books!

10/29/2018 - 3:00PM

Join us Monday, October 29th at 3:00 pm for a little pre-Halloween fun! Learn about exotic animals at Reptile Ron's educational and entertaining show. Meet the animals up-close, and have fun! Show will last for 45 minutes. Please call (559) 641-2019 for more information. This is a FREE event.

Author Event: Campfire Stories by Dave & Ilyssa Kyu

11/10/2018 - 11:00AM

Campfire Stories is a collection of short stories to be read together around a fire. Please join us as we welcome Dave & Ilyssa Kyu, co-authors of Campfire Stories on Saturday, November 10th from 11:00 am - 2:00 pm. This event will be combined with our holiday preview weekend! Our national parks are beautiful and unique places, often serving as an introduction to the outdoors and inspiring an appreciation for nature and wilderness. Similarly, stories and storytelling can serve as an...

Indies First/Small Business Saturday

11/24/2018 - 9:00AM

JASON REYNOLDS NAMED INDIES FIRST SPOKESPERSON FOR SECOND YEAR; "INDIE BOOKSTORES GIVE BACK ON SMALL BUSINESS SATURDAY" CAMPAIGN LAUNCHES To support Reynolds’s mission of providing children in low-income communities with access to books that reflect their own experiences, ABA and American Express are working together with Simon & Schuster Children’s Publishing to make available 20,000 special edition copies of Ghost, Reynolds’s first book in his New York Times bestselling Track...

Freedom Readers November Meeting: Monstress: Stories by Lysley Tenorio

11/26/2018 - 5:30PM

We are excited to announce that the next Freedom Readers book club is scheduled for Monday, November 26th from 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm. This book club is open to the public and will concentrate on fiction and non-fiction titles based around political or current cultural themes. This month we will be discussing Just Mercy: A Story of Justice and Redemption by Brian Stevenson UPCOMING BOOK SELECTIONS: DECEMBER: Book Club Break - Happy Holidays & see you in January! JANUARY: The Fire Next Time...

Branches Book Club November Meeting

11/28/2018 - 2:00PM

Please join us on Wednesday, November 28th at 2:00 PM for our next Branches Book Club meeting. This month we will be reading The Great Alone by Kristen Hannah. This book club is open to the public and focuses mainly on current best-selling fiction and (at times) non-fiction selections.  All meetings are held at the book store on the last Wednesday of each month beginning at 2:00 p.m. Book Club Members will enjoy special day-of meeting discounts, as well as a discount on the current month...

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