Events

2014 Ugly Christmas Sweater Contest

Christmas in the Union - Wednesday, December 9

Make plans now to attend Christmas in the Union on Wednesday, December 9. The Book Shop will be open from 8:45 a.m. - 6:30 p.m. for our Ugly Christmas Sweater party! Wear your favorite ugly Christmas sweater and receive a bag of goodies. Find out if you're on Santa's Naughty or Nice list and receive a discount off your purchase. From 3:00 p.m. - 6:30 p.m have your picture taken with Buddy the Elf. Join us for all the Christmas in the Union fun!

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2014 Christmas at Luther

Christmas at Luther December 4 - 7

As part of the Christmas at Luther festivities, the Luther Book Shop will host two book signings on Saturday, December 6. From 1:00 p.m. - 2:30 p.m. author David Weiss and illustrator Joan Hernandez Lindeman will sign copies of their award winning children's book, "When God Was a Little Girl." From 3:00 p.m. - 4:30 p.m. Bradley Hanson will sign copies of "Spirituality and Your Life Story." Both events are free of charge and open to the public.

A Josten class ring representative will be in the Dahl Centennial Union Lobby Fri., Dec 5 from 12:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m., Sat., Dec. 6 from 10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. and Sun., Dec. 7 from 10:00 a.m. - 1:30 p.m. She will be offering $20 off 10K, $20 off 14K and $80 off 18K rings and pendants.

Place your orders for CD recordings of the 2014 Christmas at Luther concert at the Book Shop or from our website by clicking here.

For shopping convenience the Book Shop will be open Thursday, December 4 from 8:45 a.m. - 4:45 p.m., Friday, December 5 from 8:45 a.m. - 9:30 p.m., Saturday, December 6 from 10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. and Sunday, December 7 from 9:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.

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Halloween Fun

Halloween Fun - Friday, October 31

It's soooo scaary! The 80s are back! Join us all day in the Book Shop on Friday, October 31 as we offer "gnarly" 80s prices on selected clothing and imprinted items and play Name that 80s tune to win a "bodacious" treat! Come in a "rad" costume and win a "totally awesome" prize.

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Inaugural Symposium

Book signings - Inaugural Symposium - October 10

The Book Shop will have copies of books authored by participants for the Inaugural Symposium for sale both in the Book Shop and before and after the symposium held in the Jenson Noble Recital Hall. Those authors included are: President Paula J. Carlson, Dr. Jacqueline Bussie, Dr. Peter Hawkins, Rev. Jim Honig and Dr. Robert D. Schultz.

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A quick glance at the Luther book shop.

Book Signings - Homecoming 2014 - October 11

The Book Shop will host six book signings on Saturday, October 11. We welcome Luther alumni and authors, Christopher Cudworth '79, Julie (Henriksen) Bowe '84, David Ellingsen '69, Norman Omodt '61 and sisters Kristi (Tollefson) Wolf '84, Kari (Tolllefson) Espinosa '84 and Jodi (Tollefson) Bjerke '94 as well as Jerry Johnson, former director of public information at Luther. Click on this title for more information.

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Book Signing - Thursday, October 2

Book Signing - Thursday, October 2

The Luther Book Shop welcomes authors Virginia Gibbs and Luz Maria Hernandez for a book signing on Thursday, October 2. The event will take place in the Book Shop from noon - 2:15 p.m. Please join us and visit with the authors as they discuss their book, Shattered Dreams: The story of a historic ICE raid in the words of the detainees. A book signing will also be held following their 7 p.m lecture in Olin Building, room 102.

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Chris Norton

Homecoming - October 17 & 18

On Saturday, October 17, the Book Shop will hosted several authors for book signings.

From 9:30 a.m.–10:30 a.m, Doug Eckheart, author of Eye Training: A Beginner's Drawing Workbook and Alissa (Vanderpool) Vermillion '90, author of Beyond Farewell.

11:00 a.m.–1:00 p.m. and during half-time, Chris Norton, Class of 2014 and Terry Norton, coauthors, along with Christy Hayes; The Power of Faith When Tragedy Strikes. To pre-order a copy of the book, click here.

1:30 p.m.-2:30 p.m., Robert Shedinger, author of Jesus & Jihad, Radically Open and Was Jesus a Muslim, Todd Green, author of The Fear of Islam and Tabita Green, author of Her Lost Year. 

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Douglas Hartmann Book Signing February 20

Join us in the Book Shop on Thursday, February 20 from 11:00 a.m. - 11:45 a.m. to meet author Douglas Hartmann. His book, Race, Culture and the Revolt of the Black Athlete, will be available for sale in the Book Shop and the author will sign copies of the book.

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Kent Annan Book Signing

The Book Shop will host a meet the author/book signing by Kent Annan in the Book Shop on Friday, January 10 from 3:30 - 4:30 p.m. Annan is the author of After Shock and Following Jesus Through the Eye of the Needle and is co-director of Haiti Partners, a nonprofit focused on education in Haiti.

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