Spark Your Cyber Monday

Cyber Monday is just a few days away! That doesn’t mean you have to wait, you can shop online now with one of our favorite local stores. Visit Changing Hands Bookstore online and purchase  The Little Spark By Carrie Bloomston.  This is a great gift for artists, art lovers, girl friends who get together, self help fans and lovers of all things local!

If you order the book now from Changing Hands you’ll receive two free tickets to meet Carrie Bloomston in person at the Changing Hands Bookstore, Phoenix on Tuesday December 2nd, at 7pm (Details below) and get your copy autographed by the author.

Local artist and author Carrie Bloomston interviewed a dozen local creatives who are featured in this book! Artists, writers, chefs, photographers, musicians and other creatives. It is a celebration of all things local and it’s available now!

Event: Tuesday, December 2nd, 2014 at 7 pm Changing Hands Book Store, Phoenix Location

EVENT DETAILS

  • TICKET (admits two) is free when you purchase The Little Spark from Changing Hands Bookstore.
  • Letter groups (printed on top of ticket) will be called at 6pm to fill seats and designated standing room. If available, seating and standing room opens to those without tickets at 6:45pm.
  • Space cannot be guaranteed for late arrivals.
  • Booksigning line forms by assigned letter group after the presentation. Those without tickets may get their books signed after ticket-holders, if time allows.
  • Event details may be subject to unannounced changes.

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Happy Holiday Shopping – Locally!

Laboratory5 Inc is a local business based out of Tempe, Arizona

- We love and support our local community! Shop Local This Holiday Season! xoxo – All of us at Lab5

 

 

 

 

Where Can I Buy Local?

The official kick off of the holiday shopping season, Black Friday, is only a week away! Don’t rush off to a big box retailer or the mall to fight for a flat screen, instead tour your local neighborhood for great finds. The impact of buying locally this holiday season is huge! It matters.

Think that sounds like a great idea but you’re not sure where to shop? Here is a link to Local First Arizona’s Business Directory, where you many small businesses throughout Arizona.

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Happy Hunting!

Laboratory5 Inc is a local business based out of Tempe, Arizona – we love and support our local community! Shop Local This holiday Season! xoxo – All of us at Lab5

 

Why Buy Local?

Why is buying local so important you might be asking? It greatly impacts the economy and there is evidence to prove it. Need research and proof? We found this great infographic that breaks it all down for you. So take a look and buy local!

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Laboratory5 Inc is a local business based out of Tempe, Arizona – we love and support our local community! Shop Local This holiday Season! xoxo – All of us at Lab5