On Friday, April 26, the Luther Book Shop celebrated a 75th birthday anniversary. In attendance, along with current Book Shop staff, were former directors, former Book Shop employees, former Luther employees, Decorah Chamber of Commerce members, current Luther students, faculty, staff and community members. Birthday cake and refreshments were served all day and hundreds of door prizes were distributed. Thanks to our wonderful vendors for their fabulous door prizes. They included: Under Armour, Gear, Champion, MCM, Richardson, Neil, Nike, Russell, MV Sport, Samsill, Storey-Kenworthy and J. America. A ribbon cutting ceremony conducted by the Decorah Chamber of Commerce was part of the day's activities.
Prior to locating on the Luther campus, textbooks were purchased at a Decorah Pharmacy. After that, the Book Shop was located in the Old Main building, an expanded canteen and the Union. The Book Shop moved to its current location on the Main level of the Dahl Centennial Union in 2006