state by state
Costco warehouses are hosting special signings to coincide with the completion of
Sleeping Bear Press’ Discover America State by State series. The signings include:
Shirley Menendez signs B Is for Blue Crab:
A Maryland Alphabet on February 2, at
noon, at the Gaithersburg, Maryland,
Costco, at 880 Russell Ave.
David Domeniconi signs G Is for Golden: A
California Alphabet on February 4, at noon,
at the Santa Rosa, California, Costco, at
1900 Santa Rosa Ave.
U’ilani Goldsberry signs A Is for Aloha: A
Hawaii Alphabet on February 4, at noon, at the
Kona, Hawaii, Costco, at 73-5600 Maiau St.
Marie and Roland Smith sign B Is for
Beaver: An Oregon Alphabet on February 4,
at noon, at the Portland, Oregon, Costco, at
4849 NE 13th.
Carol Crane signs T Is for Tar Heel: A North
Carolina Alphabet on February 11, at noon,
at the Durham, North Carolina, Costco, at
1510 N. Pointe Drive.
Trinka Hakes Noble signs One for All: A
Pennsylvania Number Book on February 11,
at noon, at the Montgomeryville,
Pennsylvania, Costco, at 740 Upper State
Marie and Roland Smith sign N Is for Our
Nation’s Capital: A Washington, D.C.,
Alphabet on February 11, at noon, at the
Pentagon City, Virginia, Costco, at 1200 S.
Stan and Joy Steiner sign P Is for Potato:
An Idaho Alphabet on February 11, at noon,
at the Boise, Idaho, Costco, at 2051 S. Cole
Carol Crane signs P Is for Palmetto: A South
Carolina Alphabet on February 18, at noon,
at the Myrtle Beach, South Carolina,
Costco, at 1021 Oak Forest Lane.
Elissa Grodin signs N Is for Nutmeg: A
Connecticut Alphabet on February 18, at
noon, at the Norwalk, Connecticut,
Costco, at 779 Connecticut Ave.
Marie Harris signs G Is for Granite: A New
Hampshire Alphabet Book on February 18,
at noon, at the Nashua, New Hampshire,
Costco, at 311 Daniel Webster Highway.
Pamela Duncan Edwards signs O Is for Old
Dominion: A Virginia Alphabet on February
25, at noon, at the Pentagon City, Virginia,
Costco, at 1200 S. Fern St.
Barb Gowan signs G Is for Grand Canyon:
An Arizona Alphabet on February 25, at
noon, at the Phoenix, Arizona, Costco, at
2450 E. Beardsley Road.
Costco has the complete set of the
Discover America State by State series
from Sleeping Bear Press (see story on
page 33 of the February issue) to give
away. The set includes a book for each
state and the District of Columbia.
Costco Connection, P.O. Box 34088,
Seattle, WA 98124-1088, or fax it to
Mike Shoulders signs V Is for Volunteer: A
Tennessee Alphabet on March 4, at noon, at
the Brentwood, Tennessee, Costco, at 98
To enter, print your name, membership number, address and daytime
phone number on a postcard or letter
and send it to: Discover America, The
No purchase is necessary. Entries
must be received or postmarked by
midnight, March 1, 2006. Void where
prohibited. Employees of Costco and
their families are not eligible. Winners
will be notified by mail. One entry per
Judy Young signs S Is for Show Me: A
Missouri Alphabet on March 11, at noon, at
the Kansas City, Missouri, Costco, at 241 E.
Send your feedback on this month’s Buyer’s Pick to:
Sneed B. Collard III signs B Is for Big Sky
Country: A Montana Alphabet on March 18,
at noon, at the Missoula, Montana, Costco,
at 3220 Northern Pacific Ave.