The Daily Eastern News

Supernatural scavenger hunt set for Saturday

Olivia Swenson-Hultz, Staff Reporter

May 18, 2017

The inaugural Casper Cruise, a scavenger hunt around Charleston, will kick off 2 p.m. Saturday at Bob’s Bookstore, 303 Lincoln Ave. Participants will go around Charleston using hints to hunt down historical locations and take a selfie when they find one of the places. The Casper Cruise is...

Bookstore makes the most of bad situation

Bookstore makes the most of bad situation

Analicia Haynes, Online Editor

February 19, 2017

A canvas can be more than a piece of paper found in an art class. Instead, it can be found anywhere and can be anything. Just ask Joe Judd, the owner of Bob’s Bookstore. A 6x7 black and white painting with the word “books” painted in yellow and several famous quotes from different novels...

Bob’s Bookstore to host improvisational concert

Angelica Cataldo, Entertainment Reporter

November 15, 2016

  From Myopic Books in Chicago to Bob’s Bookstore in Charleston, musicians and artists alike have the opportunity to play all types of instruments during an improvisational music workshop at 7 p.m. Saturday inside Bob’s Bookstore on the corner of Sixth Street and Monroe. “Its real freeform...

Black Eyelid to perform free improv music

Mallory Kutnick, Staff Reporter

October 22, 2015

Local band Black Eyelid will perform improv music and offer an experimental music workshop at 7 p.m. Saturday in Bob’s Bookstore at 601 Monroe Ave. “The Unsound Workshop” will be the first for Black Eyelid, the two-man band of Bruce Goble and Mike Schutz, who have been experimenting with sound...

Former professors read novels at Bob’s Bookstore

Cheyenne Fitzgerald, Staff Reporter

October 14, 2015

Author Mary Maddox said she disliked herself on an occasion when she had thoughts like her fictional murderous character Rad Sanders during Bob’s Bookstore’s “scary” novel reading Wednesday afternoon. Authors Maddox and Letitia Moffitt made their way to the bookstore to read excerpts from t...

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