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Sustainable Book Swap

February 22 @ 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm MST

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Join Stephanie Vail, Jacki Carr and Women in Sustainability for some SHELF INDULGENCE in our very first collab book swap!

We know you are getting your 2023 on and cleaning the closets and shelves. Don’t you give away your books yet; let’s swap! A nod to your reading goals this year and a big nod to mother Earth in book sharing, let’s gather, share our fav reads and grab new books for our TBR (to-be-read) list!

Spread the love and support our nonprofit partner and help us reach $500! This event is free to attend with a suggested donation of $22 to be given to Women in Sustainability. WIS is on a mission to CARE for the people that CARE for the planet through Community, Advocacy, Resources and Education.

How it works, let’s get on the same page:

  • Each person will bring book(s) to swap 
  • We will showcase them on tables to swap and shop
  • Circle up, each person will have the opportunity to share one book out loud that is a must-read and why they love it
  • We then run loose to create our new-to-us libraries

Leftover Books? BookGive Denver will be on-site with their electric van to pack up any books to be donated to those in need.

Snacks and lite refreshments provided care of On the Move with Vail’s Steph Vail. Thanks Steph!

Enter-to-Win Giveaway at the end for book delights provided care of Jacki Carr, goal coach, speaker and aspiring author. Thanks Jacki!

We will have a Book Lovers Giveaway for those in attendance at the event care of author Brooke McAlary (2 signed copies of her book ‘CARE’), author Tricia Huffman (2 signed copies of her book ‘F the Shoulds, Do the Wants’) and for the romantic reader in you with candles care of Old Pine Candle Co.

See you there, spots will fill so grab a spot and save the date!

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About the Hosts

On the Move with Vail / milehimodern (mhm)

As a local real estate broker, Stephanie (On the Move with Vail) merges her love of community and passion for activism alongside being a seasoned realtor and trusted advisor to her cherished clients. Stephanie and milehimodern believe in connection first, that every home has a soul-filled story to tell and we get to bring it to life by discovering the artistic sizzle, iconic value, or simply the narrative of a beautiful life lived in each property. Stephanie is also a founding member of Women in Sustainability, the Pledgettes and is a co-founder of a giving circle, The Giving Forward Project.

Jacki Carr

Jacki Carr is a goal coach, motivational speaker and writer. She works with women to amplify their voices and expand their vision and goals to better the future of the World.

Known as a fiery and very relatable speaker, Jacki is a Senior Lightyear Leadership Coach and has worked with companies like Lululemon, Patagonia, and The North Face – she truly values companies who care for their people and the Earth.


A 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization, BookGive sparks the lifelong love of reading by fueling metro Denver with free books. We distribute new and gently used books from our service station to individuals, schools, and nonprofits throughout the metro area.

Women in Sustainability

Women in Sustainability (WIS) is an inclusive social and environmental justice nonprofit dedicated to caring for the people that CARE for the planet through Community, Advocacy, Resources and Education to create a sustainable and equitable future through the feminist viewpoint and leadership. WIS strives to create a safe space for like-minded and diverse individuals to create purposeful connections and conversations. All are welcome in our community.


February 22
5:30 pm - 7:30 pm MST


2015 West 32nd Avenue
Denver, CO 80211
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