Our second-floor event space is a very important part of our ambition to create a powerful and popular “Third Place” in our community.

Consistent with our River Bookshop our values are to educate, inspire, engage and entertain. 


Open Air Amherstburg

June 11, 2021 at 3:00pm and running throughout the summer!

The River Bookshop is happy to participate in Open Air Amherstburg starting the weekend of June 11. The streets of beautiful, downtown Amherstburg will closed to traffic and open to people. Come down and enjoy the River Bookshop inside and out, browse, read and relax with some book specials and our Sunday Storytimes at 1:00pm *weather permitting*. Due to Covid restrictions attendance is limited so register by emailing info@riverbookshop.com or call 226-906-8311 to reserve your spot for our outdoor activities!

Watch for special guests at our outside pop up shop!

Sunday Storytimes

June 13, 2021 at 1pm and running every Sunday throughout Open Streets

Bring a chair or a blanket and join us out in front of the River Bookshop for some fun read aloud time. Due to ongoing restriction attendance is limited - please register by email at info@riverbookshop.com or by phone 226-906-8311 to secure your spot.

We are open for in-store shopping starting June 11th.

Monday through Thursday 10-6pm

Friday & Saturday 10-8pm

Sunday 11-5


River Bookshop Book Club

June 29, 2021 at 7:00 pm

Our books choice this month is If I Knew Then by Jann Arden

Register at info@riverbookshop.com to join us in a lively and interesting discussion of a different book each month!

Didn't get to finish the book? No worries - we'll also discuss all the other great books we've read or loved lately.

Important Notice
All events will be following Health Unit guidelines on distancing and attendance.