Category: Happenings

June Hours

We’ve gone onto SUMMER TIME at Darlington Gallery! With the increase in traffic downtown, we’ve decided to lengthen our hours a bit: Mon, Tues., Thurs. & Fri.: 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. Weds.: 8:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. Sat.: 11:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m….

May Hours

We will be open for our regular hours throughout May, closed only for Victoria Day, Monday, 21 May.

February Hours – HOLIDAY!

Bonnie and I have both decided to take advantage of a quiet time of year to take a holiday. I hope you will bear with us while we rest up for another round of retail!   CLOSED 31 January through 15 February We will…

January Hours

We are resuming our regular hours this month. At this point the only closure in sight is Wednesday, January 31 and Thursday, February 1.

Give an Autographed 1st Edition!

Kenora author and aviator Timothy Gwyn is helping to make gift copies of his book just a little more special this Christmas. Come in Friday evening and get your copy of his new book, Avians, autographed! This is his first book in a young…

December Hours

We’re extending our hours for the Christmas Season! Mon.- Thurs.: 9:00 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Fri.: 9:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m. Sat.: 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m Closed Sundays Closed Dec. 24 – 26 After Christmas we will go back to our regular hours.

November Hours

We will be open regular hours throughout November, weather permitting, with one exception. CLOSED Mon. 27 – Tues. 28, re-opening 10:00 a.m. Weds. 29 Nov. We will be on a little buying trip trying to obtain some lovely little Christmas giftables for the shop….

Public Art Gallery to be Built in Kenora

Lake of the Woods cottagers Bryce and Nicki Douglas are working together with the Lake of the Woods Museum and the City of Kenora to build an art gallery to house their collection of W.J. Phillips woodblock prints, which they are donating to the…


Looking out the shop window, I can’t help but wish everyone had Stella the Bookshop Dog’s enthusiasm for the snow. It’s kind of lonely in here today!

October Hours

Please note that as of October 1, we will be on our winter hours (Summer is such a short season, isn’t it?). We’ll still be open six days a week, and will update this if any changes come up. You can see our winter…

September Hours Update

We will continue to open early (10 a.m.) on Saturdays until October, and while the Farmer’s Market is still open, we will continue to open at 9 a.m. Wednesday mornings, except for Weds. 28th, on which date we will be opening at 10:30 a.m.