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Lulu came to Dragonwings and picked out some of her favorite games and puzzles. The Hello Kitty Pop Up Game is like the game Trouble, but with Hello Kitty! Lulu really enjoys playing Pengoloo with her sister! This adorable wooden memory game requires players to [...]
Read More » | November 20, 2014 | Category: Blog, Fun Photos, Great Gifts, News, Toy Picks, toys, Uncategorized | Comments: none
Walk the plank with the staff of Dragonwings at Turner’s Fresh Market this Saturday, September 27 during Pirate Day! Starting at 10:00 A.M., activities will include a pirate themed story time hosted by Dragonwings, make-your-own pirate costume activity, pirate snacks, a pirate ship hay ride to the pirate themed corn maze, and barrel train ride! [...]
Where’s Waldo Waupaca will be coming to a close at the end of July, and to celebrate a fun-filled month of Waldo hunting, Dragonwings will be hosting a Waldo Event on July 31 from 4:00 – 5:00 P.M. The event will include door prizes, Grand Prize drawings, and lots of Waldo games! We hope to [...]
Where’s Waldo Waupaca is back this July, and Dragonwings Bookstore, now located at 110 S. Main St. in Waupaca, is your Waldo Headquarters! Waldo is hiding in 25 local businesses around Waupaca, King and The Chain. Get a Waldo Passport with instructions and a list of participating businesses at Dragonwings to start your search and [...]
Plant a charming miniature garden with tiny fairy plants from Turner’s Market. Add a little fairy house made of moss and bark. A popular workshop – register early! Choose one date: July 2, Wed. 10:00am, July 18, Fri. 10:00am, July 30, Wed. 10:00am Workshop fee: $25/per garden. Includes five fairy plants, containers, materials for fairy [...]
There are only a couple of weeks left before Dragonwings moves to the lower level of The Bookcellar at 110 S. Main St on June 1. That means only a couple more weeks of our amazing moving sale! Most of our books are 30% off, along with science kits, toys, dress-up costumes, arts and crafts [...]
For parents who are looking for something other than candy to put in your kids’ Easter Baskets, Dragonwings has lots of great Easter treats!
Read More » | April 11, 2014 | Category: Blog, Fun Photos, Great Gifts, News, Toy Picks, toys, Uncategorized | Comments: none
Dragonwings Bookstore is one of 2,300 bookstores and libraries across America supporting World Book Night 2014. On April 23 – Shakespeare’s birthday – 25,000 volunteers from Kodiak to Key West will give away half a million free books in more than 6,000 towns and cities across America. Dragonwings Bookstore serves as a community base for [...]
Dragonwings is moving! On June 1, Dragonwings will move to the lower level of The Book Cellar, the used book and music store owned by John Ryan. Located at 110 S. Main St, The Book Cellar is only a block from our current location. Our workshops and events will be held there, including our annual [...]
On Saturday, March 29 from 3:00-4:00 pm, Dragonwings will host an American Girl Event celebrating Kaya, a nine-year-old Nez Perce girl growing up in 1764. Learn about her life and the culture of the Nez Perce through stories, puzzles, and a craft project. And we will be offering an American Girl book special: buy two, [...]