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Lisa Allmendinger on February 13th, 2018

(Chelsea Update would like to thank Michelle Tuplin for the information in this story.) On Sunday, Feb. 25 from 1-4 p.m., the popular Writer’s Workshop Series at Serendipity Books continues with a workshop led by Cynthia Furlong Reynolds. Please call the book shop at 475-7148 for more information or to reserve your spot. Afterhours Book […]

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Lisa Allmendinger on October 4th, 2017

Oct. 19: Book Launch at Serendipity Books Carol Anderson will be reading from her memoir ‘You Can’t Buy Love Like That’ at Serendipity Books on Thursday, Oct.19 at 6:30 p.m. Refreshments will be served. This event is co-sponsored by Serendipity Books and MOVE Fitness and Wellness in Ann Arbor. Please let Michelle at Serendipity Books […]

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Lisa Allmendinger on September 25th, 2017

There will be a dance performance by People Dancing based on literature at Serendipity bookstore  at 113 W. Middle Street on Saturday, Sept. 30 at 5 p.m. with a reception to follow. Each dance performance will be paired with a reading. Tickets are $12 per person and are available at Serendipity or here.

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Lisa Allmendinger on April 10th, 2017

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(Chelsea Update would like to thank Doug Smith for the information in this story.) On Friday, June 12 at 7p.m, Serendipity Books, 113 W. Middle St.,  will host a reception and celebration of the 2nd edition and 10th anniversary of the publication of “In Drought Time,” an anthology of art and poetry by local artists […]

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Lisa Allmendinger on December 21st, 2014

Story and photos by Lisa Carolin Downtown Chelsea has a vast array of stores, and many of them aren’t on Main Street. Take East and West Middle Street for example, where new stores have been popping up since the summer and as recently as a month ago. The latest addition to downtown as well as […]

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Lisa Allmendinger on December 23rd, 2013

Last December, Lucy Silverio became a book shop owner. “There’s so much good that can come out a book,” she says. “They really do beautiful things for people.” Throughout 2013, Silverio turned Serendipity Books at 113 W. Middle St. into a cozy, fairyland book nook filled with thousands of new and used titles — a […]

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Lisa Allmendinger on November 25th, 2013

Vogel’s and Foster’s and other Chelsea businesses, plan to participate in “Chelsea Gold” Nov. 29-30 and Dec. 1. “For the second year, Vogel’s and Foster’s will be doing an event to give back to the Chelsea community for the whole Thanksgiving weekend,” according to a press release from Mike Jackson, owner. Rather than calling it […]

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Tuesday evening, two Chelsea business owners wrote checks to Chelsea Community Hospital’s fundraising campaign for its new cancer center. The donations were a portion of their sales from the weekend of Nov. 9-10. Both Kevin Frahm of Global Marketplace and Lucy Silverio of Serendipity Books followed through on a promise to make donations to the […]

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