358 River Street · Manistee, MI

Upcoming Events

June Book Club Meeting

We will meet at Manistee Golf and Country Club on Cherry Rd. at 7:00 pm on June 26th to discuss “The Unlikely Pilgrimage of Harold Fry” by Rachel Joyce.  Some of us get together informally at 6:00 for a bite to eat prior to the meeting.  Please feel free to join us.  Please make note of the change in location. 


Bookies and Cookies  Schedule

Roxanne Rowley, Early Childhood Specialist, will be hosting Bookies and Cookies at the Happy Owl on various Fridays. .  This lasts about 1/2 hour and includes stories, song, finger-plays, and dances for young children.

Bookies and Cookies will be held on:

Friday, June 8th at 11:00am

Friday, June 22nd at 11:00am

Friday, July 13th at 11:00am

Friday, July 27th at 11:00am

Friday, August 3rd at 11:00am


Pete the Cat

Keep a lookout for Pete the Cat coming to the Happy Owl Bookshop during Forest Festival.  Tentative date is June 30th.  More details will follow.



















































“I would be most content if my children grew up to be the kind of people who think decorating consists mostly of building enough bookshelves.”  ― Anna Quindlen

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