Greetings & Readings is Baltimore's premier independent gift store, specializing in books, cards, Baltimore sports gear, Vera Bradley, Swarovski, Godiva, Hallmark and more!
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Fiction, Fashion & Fun
What's In Store
  Books, Movies & Music
  Ravens, O's & Terps
  Natty Boh Gear
  Fashion & Apparel
  Designer Handbags
  Vera Bradley
  Fine Gifts & Collectibles
  Novelty Gifts
  Toys & Games
  Invitations & Printing
  Cards & Balloons
  Hallmark Gold Crown
  Gourmet Candy
  David Simpson Gallery Shop
Spotlight Gifts
Women's Get Fancy 3/4 Sleeve Tee

Officially-licensed MLB gear.

Metal Earth Star Trek 3D Laser Cut Models

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Greetings & Readings of Hunt Valley
Store Hours
Store Hours
Mon. - Thurs.
Fri. - Sat.
10 a.m. - 9 p.m.
10 a.m. - 10 p.m.
11 a.m. - 7 p.m.
See the special
Custom Printing Hours

Greetings & Readings of Hunt Valley (410-771-3022) is open seven days a week, year round with some exceptions including the Christmas and Easter holidays.

In the event of inclement weather, please call the store at the number above for updated store hours.

The Custom Printing department features its own hours and accepts appointments for people looking to meet with a specialist.

Visit the Invitations & Printing page to see its hours of operation and learn more.
Greetings & Readings of Hunt Valley is located in the beautiful Hunt Valley Towne Centre in Hunt Valley, Maryland.

Greetings & Readings of Hunt Valley
Hunt Valley Towne Centre
118-AA Shawan Rd
Hunt Valley, MD 21030

The Hunt Valley Towne Centre is only six miles north of the beltway from York Road or I-83. Turn onto Shawan Road and find us in the central plaza of the Hunt Valley Towne Centre.

For directions, visit this Google Maps page and click "Get directions."

The Hunt Valley Towne Centre is also the final northbound stop for the Baltimore Light Rail. Connections to the MTA Maryland Route #9 bus can be made at the opposite end of the Hunt Valley Towne Centre lot, as well.
General Information
Located in Hunt Valley, Maryland and part of Baltimore County, Greetings & Readings of Hunt Valley is the premier independent gift store in Maryland.

Proudly serving the Baltimore, Towson and Cockeysville areas, Greetings & Readings offers a selection of books, cards and fine gifts that have been refined over the years to include such notable brands as Vera Bradley, Life is good, Spartina, Swarovski, Godiva, Hallmark, SwitchFlops, Alex and Ani, plus Baltimore Orioles and Ravens gear and much more. Greetings & Readings provides a lounge Wi-Fi service, local gourmet chocolates and seasonal candy.

Greetings & Readings LogoThe Baum family opened Greetings & Readings as a small book and card shop in 1969. The business has evolved to become the 30,000-square-foot establishment in Hunt Valley. Greetings & Readings of Hunt Valley opened as part of the Hunt Valley Towne Centre in Baltimore County, Maryland in August of 2005 and is co-owned by the founders' son, Steven Baum, and son-in-law, Stephen Spund.

"What makes our bookstore distinctive," Baum said, "is our staff. They know books, they care about books and they care about the customers."

Find out more about the history of Greetings & Readings on the Greetings & Readings Wikipedia page. Greetings & Readings of Hunt Valley is always full of activity - trunk shows for women's fashions, balloon deliveries, twice-weekly Kids Story Time for children, weekly author appearances and more.

Greetings & Readings places an emphasis on quality Customer Service. The Customer Service department can help make your life a little easier with gift boxes for your purchases, custom gift wrap, postage stamps, returns/exchanges and whatever else you may need!

For more information including common coupon exclusions, visit the Frequently Asked Questions page or contact Greetings & Readings with the Contact Us form.
IndieBound & Shop Local
A member of the American Booksellers Association's IndieBound, Greetings & Readings of Hunt Valley also promotes and supports local, independent booksellers. Discover local authors and take part in your community within the comfort of an independent, neighborhood bookstore like Greetings & Readings.
Greetings & Readings is Baltimore's premier independent gift store. Fiction, Fashion & Fun.
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410-771-3022  |  Hunt Valley Towne Centre, 118-AA Shawan Rd, Hunt Valley, Maryland 21030
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