Upcoming Events

Reading group on The New Jim Crow with The Black Alliance of Thurston County - Part 1

On Sunday, April 2, we will be hosting the inaugural meeting of a three-part discussion group with The Black Alliance of Thurston County on The New Jim Crow by Michelle Alexander. We're offering a 10% discount on the book. More information is on the event page below.


The group will also meet on Sunday, May 7 (Chapters 3 & 4) and Sunday, June 4 (Chapters 5 & 6).

Click here to purchase a copy of The New Jim Crow.



Three great reading groups meet at Orca each month to discuss their latest selections. Have a look at what they're reading this month. All our in-store groups are open to the public and are always looking for new members. Please join us!

The Orcapod Book Group is the original Orca-led reading group. We meet on the second Sunday of every month at 2:30pm. At the April 9th meeting we will be discussing Bossypants by Tina Fey. Past Selections =>
The Fireside Book Group meets on the first Thursday of every month at 6:30pm. At their April 6 meeting they will discuss Flash Boys: A Wall Street Revolt by Michael Lewis. Past Selections =>
The M3 (Murder, Mystery & Mayhem) Reviewers is currently meeting at Three Magnets Brewing, and is hosted by Linda, the former owner of Whodunit Books in downtown Olympia. They meet at 6:30pm on the second Wednesday of each month. At their April 12 meeting they will discuss Juliet Blackwell's If Walls Could Talk. Past Selections =>
Click here to see selections from the other groups that register their picks with us each month!