Tag: Stone Soup Books

Marietta McCarty: One indie bookstore

Around the country I’ve traveled, thriving on talks at indie bookstores from Seattle to Portland to Boston to New York to Little Rock to Greensboro and throughout Virginia. One shop stands way out. No place won my heart like Stone Soup Books and Café in Waynesboro, VA. Housed in a 120-year-old formerly abandoned home, Stone Soup embodies the spirit of independently owned bookstores.


For sale: Stone Soup Books and Cafe

Absent a buyer, Stone Soup Books and Café is set to close its doors at the end of the year. Owner Mary Katherine Froelich cites the changing nature of the book industry, with increasing market share going to Amazon.com for hardcovers and paperbacks and the rise of e-books, as the key factor.


Stone Soup hosts Augusta County Alliance pipeline presentation

Stone Soup Books and Cafe invites the community to come learn about the proposed Dominion gas pipeline and have a chance to discuss the issues relating to it.


Stone Soup Books author event: What About Love?

Corn! Peaches! Love! Chef Laura will prepare specialties to complement Southern fare, as Kentucky is the setting for the August chapter in The Philosopher’s Table titled “What About Love?”


Stone Soup Books and Cafe: August 2012 Events

August 2012 event calendar for Stone Soup Books and Cafe in Waynesboro


Stone Soup Books: June 2012 Schedule

Music, book discussions and more at Stone Soup Books in Waynesboro in the busy month of June 2012


Exhibit featuring works by local artist opens at Stone Soup

Edited by Chris Graham freepress2@ntelos.net   An exhibit by local artist Cortney Skinner, “Off the Walls,” debuted at Stone Soup Books and Cafe in Downtown Waynesboro over the weekend.


3rd Fridays announces Nov. 20 lineup

Staff Report Downtown Waynesboro is Alive with 3rd Fridays again Friday night, Nov. 20. Downtown’s monthly night of dining, shopping, art and entertainment will begin at 5 p.m. “The River City Radio Hour” will have performances at 6:30 p.m. and 8 p.m. at the Blue Ridge Christian Fellowship Cafe and Music Hall, located at 329 […]


Waynesboro: Broda playing Stone Soup tonight

Item by Chris Graham freepress2@ntelos.net Broda will bring her acoustic Americana stylings to the Friday-night gig at Stone Soup Books and Cafe in Downtown Waynesboro. There is no cover charge, but space is limited, and reservations are advised. Call 540.943.0084 for seating availability.


Waynesboro: Sibling show at Stone Soup

Item by Chris Graham freepress2@ntelos.net Brother-and-sister duo Heather & Zack have the Friday-night gig at Stone Soup Books and Cafe in Downtown Waynesboro. The show begins at 6 p.m. There is no cover charge, but seating is limited. Call ahead for seating availability at 540.943.0084.


Waynesboro: Dulcimer Dinah & Friends at Stone Soup

Item by Chris Graham freepress2@ntelos.net Dulcimer Dinah & Friends will play the Friday-night gig at Stone Soup Books and Cafe in Downtown Waynesboro this week. The concert runs from 6-8:30 p.m. There is no cover charge, but seating availability is limited. Call ahead to reserve a table at 540.943.0084.


Friday night at Stone Soup

Item by Chris Graham freepress2@ntelos.net Mary Binda and Gary Randal are playing the Friday-night gig at Stone Soup Books and Cafe in Downtown Waynesboro this week. The show starts at 6 p.m. There is no cover charge. Space is limited, so it is recommended that you call for seating availability. For more information, call 540.943.0084 […]


Allen & Friends at Stone Soup

Item by Chris Graham freepress2@ntelos.net Holly Allen & Friends will play the Friday-night gig at Stone Soup Books and Cafe in Downtown Waynesboro this week. Allen will be joined by Deep Blue Jones lead singer Jeremy Fretwell and R.W. and Sherri Smith. The show starts at 6 p.m. There is no cover charge. Reservations are […]