Current Store Operations

Current Store Hours

Lake Forest Park

Open to public 9am-7pm 7 days a week


Open to public 9am-6pm 7 days a week

Seward Park

Open to public 9am-6pm 7 days a week

Customer Code of Conduct

By entering Third Place Books, you have agreed to all the following rules and regulations:

  • Any customer experiencing any cold or COVID-19 symptoms will not enter.
  • All customers must wear masks at all times in the store (does not apply to children under the age of 3).
  • All customers must remain 6 feet in distance from TPB staff and other shopping parties.
  • TPB staff will limit the number of customers in the store at any given time.
  • Customers may shop for 30 minutes in the store.
  • Children 12 years and under must be accompanied by an adult at all times in the store.
  • Children 3 and under must be in a stroller or other child carrying devices at all times in the store.
  • No sitting in the bookstore.
  • TPB restrooms are closed to the public (there are restrooms in the Commons for public use).
  • No cash transactions. All transactions will be via debit card, credit card or touchless payment.
  • Used Book Buying is closed.
  • Ravenna: Café Arta is open for lunch 11am-3pm and dinner in the Pub 4pm-8pm.
  • Ravenna: The internet café is closed.
  • TPB staff have the right to ask any customer to leave that is not following these rules.

USED BOOK BUYING IS BACK (by appointment only)! Click here for details