Gwenyfar Rohler

Midday Interview -6/11/14
10:58 am
Thu June 12, 2014

Midday Interview: Gwenyfar Rohler and Musician James Jarvis On Bloomsday Performace

Gwenyfar Rohler and James Jarvis
WHQR Staff

Monday, June 16th is Bloomsday, on which James Joyce fans around the world celebrate the book Ulysses and its protagonist Leopold Bloom.  At Old Books on Front Street at 7pm, a portion of the play-within-the-book will be performed by marionettes!  Jazz pianist/composer James Jarvis has written music for the show; Gina Gambony and Christy Grantham will work the marionettes created by Nina and Bryan Cournoyer.  Bookstore owner Gwenyfar Rohler and musician James Jarvis tell us all about it. 

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Local
5:00 am
Fri November 29, 2013

Local Retailers Putting on Special Events for Small Business Saturday

Author Clyde Edgerton will help sell books (not just his own) on Small Business Saturday at Old Books on Front Street.

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As the holiday shopping season kicks off today, retailers of every size are hoping to make up for five fewer business days this year. 

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Local
10:43 am
Mon November 26, 2012

Local businesses promote Small Business Saturday

Old Books on Front Street in downtown Wilmington

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It’s official:  the holidays are on.  And with that comes a weekend full of themed shopping days like Black Friday and Cyber Monday.

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