[Photo of new storefront from Sunday]
St. Mark's Bookshop was originally set to close on Monday ahead of their move to 136 E. Third St.
However, workers were still finishing up the new storefront just west of Avenue A. So yesterday store officials released new dates for everything to happen...
Confirmed: We are moving to 136 East 3rd Street on July 1 and will remain open at 31 Third Ave through Sunday, June 29.— St. Mark's Bookshop (@stmarksbookshop) June 25, 2014
The bookshop has been at 31 Third Ave. and Stuyvesant Street since 1992, and in the neighborhood a total of 37 years.
Previously on EV Grieve:
Report: St. Mark's Bookshop prepping fundraiser ahead of possible move to Avenue A.
Is this the new home for the St. Mark's Bookshop?
Report: St. Mark's Bookshop signs lease for East 3rd Street space
Renovations at the future St. Mark's Bookshop on East 3rd Street