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Small Town Christmas at Covered Treasures Bookstore at Covered Treasures Bookstore

December 7, 2013 from 9am to 5pm
Covered Treasures Bookstore, 105 Second Street, Monument, 719-481-2665 is a participant in Historic Monument's annual Small Town Christmas event.  This year, the event is held on Saturday, December 7th.  Besides, carolers, crafts, hay rides, cookie sales, reindeer, alpacas and Santa and Mrs. Claus, Covered Treasures is hosting three author events.  Below please note the authors and times of their signings:10-noon:  Barb Ziek will sign her latest book in her Zadie series, "Zadie and Plain…See More
Dec 4, 2013
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Oct 31, 2013
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September Art Hop at Covered Treasures Bookstore at Covered Treasures Bookstore

September 19, 2013 from 5pm to 8pm
Historic Monument Merchants Association's last Art Hop of the season is Thursday, September 19, 5-8 p.m. The downtown shops are open late and host special events, sales and offer refreshments.Covered Treasures Bookstore, 105 Second Street, Monument, 719-481-2665 will have Colorado Springs photographer Todd Caudle showcasing his 2014 calendars and his scenic photography books and Susan Joy Paul signing her latest Falcon Guide outdoor title, Hiking Waterfalls is Colorado.We look forward to the…See More
Sep 9, 2013
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Art Hop at Covered Treasures Bookstore at Covered Treasures Bookstore and Downtown Monument

August 15, 2013 from 5pm to 8pm
Dick Kreck, a columnist and editor with the Denver Post for 38 years and an author of six books will be signing his latest title, Hell on Wheels:  Wicked Towns along the Union Pacific Railroad, "a romping account of the wicked towns that sprang up and died during the building of the transcontinental railroad in the 1860s."  Ron Hazeloop, a local photographer will be here selling his cards and prints.  Both Dick and Ron will be at Covered Treasures Bookstore, 105 Second Street, Monument,…See More
Aug 6, 2013
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Birth of a Bookstore

Birth of a Bookstore:  Covered Treasures Celebrates 20 Years!By Leona Lacroix “Well, now we have a bookstore, but where's the coffee?” was one of the first questions posed to Tommie Plank and Leona Lacroix when they opened Covered Treasures Bookstore in Monument 20 years ago this month.  They responded by purchasing a coffee cart and offering the first lattes, Cappuccinos and other specialty coffees in the Tri-Lakes area.  That was one of many decisions based on customer input and needs of the…See More
Jul 9, 2013
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Covered Treasures Bookstore 20th Anniversary Celebration at Covered Treasures Bookstore

July 18, 2013 from 5pm to 8pm
Covered Treasures Bookstore, 105 Second Street, Monument, 719-481-2665 is celebrating its 20th year in business in Historic Downtown Monument on Thursday, July 18 from 5-8 p.m. Peter Heller, national best selling author and Boulder resident will be signing his book, The Dog Stars.  Peter's book is set in Colorado after a deadly virus has killed most people.  Hig and his dog search for survivors and meaning in life.  Fans of The Road by Cormac McCarthy will appreciate this book. Birthday cake…See More
Jul 9, 2013
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Birth of a Bookstore

Birth of a Bookstore:  Covered Treasures Celebrates 20 Years!By Leona Lacroix “Well, now we have a bookstore, but where's the coffee?” was one of the first questions posed to Tommie Plank and Leona Lacroix when they opened Covered Treasures Bookstore in Monument 20 years ago this month.  They responded by purchasing a coffee cart and offering the first lattes, Cappuccinos and other specialty coffees in the Tri-Lakes area.  That was one of many decisions based on customer input and needs of the…See More
Jul 9, 2013
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Covered Treasures Bookstore Art Hop Event at Covered Treasures Bookstore and downtown Monument

June 20, 2013 from 5pm to 8pm
Covered Treasures Bookstore, 105 Second Street, Monument, 719-481-2665 is a member of The Historic Monument Merchants Association and participates in Art Hop each season.  The downtown merchants remain open late each third Thursday of the month from May to September with specials, music, art, literature and refreshments.  This event is a wonderful way to experience Monument and its unique shops.June 20th, 5-8 p.m. the bookstore will host Beth Groundwater, a Coloardo author.  She will be signing…See More
May 30, 2013
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First Art Hop of the Season at Covered Treasures Bookstore

May 16, 2013 from 5pm to 8pm
Covered Treasures Bookstore, 105 Second Street, Monument, 719-481-2665, welcomes best-selling author, Kent Haruf as its first Art Hop Author of 2013.  Kent, a National Book Award finalist for his popular title, Plainsong, will present his new book, Benediction Thursday, May 16 from 5:00-5:30 at the Tri-Lakes Fire Administration Building, 166 Second Street followed by a book signing at the bookstore until 8:00 p.m.  Seating for Kent's talk is limited and tickets are required.  Tickets are $5.00…See More
May 6, 2013
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Steffan Tubbs Author Signing at Covered Treasures Bookstore

April 6, 2013 from 10am to 11:30am
Steffan Tubbs, 850 KOA radio personality will be at Covered Treasures Bookstore, 105 Second Street, Monument, 719-481-2665 on Saturday, April 6.  Steffan will address the local Kiwanis Club in the early morning and then will address the public from 10-10:30 at the Tri-Lakes Fire Department Administration Building, 166 Second Street.  Steffan will then come to the store to sign his biography on Joseph LaNier, a World War II veteran who joined the Navy and became one of the first black Nay…See More
Mar 26, 2013
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"Women in the Writing World" series at Covered Treasures Bookstore at Covered Treasures Bookstore

March 21, 2013 from 6:30pm to 8pm
Covered Treasures Bookstore, 105 Second Street, Monument is hosting a month-long series focusing on women connected to the literary world.  On Thursday, March 21st from 6:30-8:00 p.m., Doris Baker, owner of Filter Press Publishing of Palmer Lake will be discussing her company and the publishing world.  The store is featuring her titles at 10% off this evening only.  Come hear Doris' interesting story of acquiring this delightful press, ask questions about publishing and peruse her titles.See More
Mar 12, 2013
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"Women in the Writing World" series at Covered Treasures Bookstore at Covered Treasures Bookstore

March 21, 2013 from 6:30pm to 8pm
Covered Treasures Bookstore, 105 Second Street, Monument is hosting a month-long series focusing on women connected to the literary world.  On Thursday, March 21st from 6:30-8:00 p.m., Doris Baker, owner of Filter Press Publishing of Palmer Lake will be discussing her company and the publishing world.  The store is featuring her titles at 10% off this evening only.  Come hear Doris' interesting story of acquiring this delightful press, ask questions about publishing and peruse her titles.See More
Mar 12, 2013
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"Women in the Writing World" at Covered Treasures Bookstore

March 14, 2013 from 6:30pm to 8pm
The second installment of our month-long focus on women in the writing world is Thursday, March 14, 6:30-8:00 p.m.  Nancy Saltzman has written a memoir, Radical Survivor.  Nancy surviving two bouts of breast cancer received a tragic phone call in 1995 stating that her whole family (husband and two sons) was killed in a plane crash. This is Nancy's story-becoming the resilient survivor of her family.  Nancy has been awarded Colorados' National Distuguished Principal Award and was awarded The…See More
Mar 10, 2013
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Women in the Writing World at Covered Treasures Bookstore at Covered Treasures Bookstore

March 7, 2013 from 6:30pm to 8pm
Covered Treasures Bookstore, 105 Second Street, Monument, 719-481-2665 is hosting a month-long event focusing on women in the literary world.  Thursday, March 7 from 6:30-8:00 p.m., Holly Sly will be signing her book, Toolbox from Heaven.  Holly's book is a very personal book expressing her deep faith.  When Holly's daughter, Alexandra falls ill at school one day, Holly thinks it's probably just a mild stomach bug.  But, when her illness starts to exhibit symptons of hearing loss and dizziness,…See More
Feb 26, 2013
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"Women in the Writing World" at Covered Treasures Bookstore

March 7, 2013 at 6:30pm to March 30, 2013 at 8pm
In March, Covered Treasures Bookstore, 105 Second Street, Monument, 719-481-2665 is hosting a month-long literary event, "Women in the Writing World" the first three Thursday evenings and the last Saturday afternoon.  Women authors and a publisher will be discussing the literary trade. -March 7, 6:30-8:00 p.m., Holly Sly will sign her personal and inspirational story, Toolbox from Heaven.  Holly's young daughter developed life-threatening meningitis and encephalitis resulting in profound…See More
Feb 22, 2013
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Three-Saturday Small Town Christmas Event at Covered Treasures Bookstore and downtown Monument

November 24, 2012 from 10am to 2pm
Historic Monument Merchants Association (HMMA) has hosted Small Town Christmas on the first Saturday in December for many years.  This year, the Association has broadened the event to three consectutive Saturdays.  Many stores will host events each of the following dates, November 24, December first and December 8 from 10-2. Santa and Mrs. Claus will be at La Casa Fiesta from 10-noon each of these three Saturdays.  There will be carolers, hay rides, reindeer, and crafts for all. Covered…See More
Nov 12, 2012

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Birth of a Bookstore

Posted on July 9, 2013 at 9:16am 0 Comments

Birth of a Bookstore:  Covered Treasures Celebrates 20 Years!

By Leona Lacroix

 

“Well, now we have a bookstore, but where's the coffee?” was one of the first questions posed to Tommie Plank and Leona Lacroix when they opened Covered Treasures Bookstore in Monument 20 years ago this month.  They responded by purchasing a coffee cart and offering the first lattes, Cappuccinos and other specialty coffees in the Tri-Lakes area.  That was one of many decisions…

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