Winterfest (11/24) and Small Business Saturday with Indies First (11/25)

Winterfest takes place in Bethel’s downtown throughout the day on Friday November 24th. To learn more about the schedule for the day check out here.

#ShopSmall in Bethel on Small Business Saturday-Saturday November 25th.

Here is a link to the page to tell you about all the special sales and events of the day!




Small Business Saturday at Byrd’s Books

digitalbannerJoin us for a day of Shopping Small in Bethel: We have special authors signings in the store all day:
10-12: David K. Leff will be signing copies of his latest bookcanoeing ( Canoeing Maine’s Legendary Allagash: Thoreau, Romance and Survival of the Wild ).
For more about David and this book, click HERE
12-2pm: Karen Romano Young ( Hundred Percent ) will be creating a bookmark with kids and familiesHundred percent
Recent review from the New York Times- click HERE
2-4pm: Jack Stetson will be signing copies of his book ( The Life and Times of the Great Danbury State Fair) gdsf-pb-cover-only-300
A recent Kirkus review- click HERE
2-4pm: Erik Ofgang will sign copies of his book (Buzzed: Beers, Booze, & Coffee Brews ) buzzed-cover-hr
For more about the book, click HERE
DAWS ( Danbury Animal Welfare Society ) will be wrapping your purchases for tips throughout the day.  daws_logo
For In-Store sale coupons click HERE

Small Business Saturday at Byrd’s Books- November 26th

DigitalBannerDon’t just Shop Small for our books, gifts & greeting cards. Shop Small for your community. When you Shop Small this Nov 26th you help Bethel’s downtown thrive!

Byrd’s Books will have authors in the store throughout the day. They will be here to discuss and sign their books.
The schedule, so far:
10am-12pm: David K. Leff (Canoeing Maine’s Legendary Allagash: Thoreau, Romance, and Survival of the Wild)

12 noon -2pm: Karen Romano Young (Hundred Percent, Sea Turtle Rescue) Karen will be making bookmarks with children and families)

2pm-4pm: Jack Stetson (The Life and Times of the Great Danbury State Fair) and Erik Ofgang (Buzzed: Beers, Booze, & Coffee Brews).


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DAWS will wrap your purchases for tips from 11-4pm

Black Friday & Small Business Saturday coupons here

Indies First on Small Business Saturday (November 29)!

CopernicusArchivesBestselling author Neil Gaiman and musician-author Amanda Palmer are leading the call for their fellow authors to join the campaign, to “volunteer” at an indie on AMEX_Shop_Small_Street_RGB_GRAD_LogoONLINESmall Business Saturday (November 29)!

So, Byrd’s Books has Len Vlahos (the Scar Boys, YA) at 10:00 a.m. and Tony Abbott (Goofballs (4-8), the Copernicus Legacy (9-12) coming at 11:00 a.m. to tell you about THEIR favorite books! More authors will be added as we get closer to 11/29.

As an added bonus, Danbury Animal Welfare Society will wrap your purchases for tips. Please join us for this fun day!