Upcoming Events

 
 
 
 
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RECURRING MONTHLY EVENTS
 
Monthly Open Mic 
Repeats the first Saturday of every month * 2:00 – 4:30 PM
 July 7 * Aug 4 * Sept 1
 

ALL writers are welcome to read or just come to listen to inspired words and participate in this uniquely supportive group.   Muhlenburg Public Library – 209 W 23rd St., 3rd Flr, New York, NY  (Near Seventh Avenue)

 Fully accessible to wheelchairs.  FREE

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Calling All Writers! Advance your career with monthly programs about the business side of writing, from the National Writers Union, NY Chapter.

Repeats the 2nd Wednesday of each month, since September 13, 2017.  (NONE in July & Aug; Sept 12)

2018 Wed Program Schedule

Fee: FREE

Program Details: 6 pm light refreshments; 6:30 – 8:30 pm speaker and discussion.

Location: 256 W. 38 St., 12th Floor, NYC (UAW Conference Rooms)

For more information, contact Tim Sheard: sheard2001@gmail.com 

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JULY 2018

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July 3 – An Alternative 4th of July Celebration

AN ALTERNATIVE 4th OF JULY CELEBRATION
COMMEMORATING FREDERICK DOUGLASS
Independence Day Speech at the Rochester Ladies’ Anti-Slavery Society, 1852

Come listen to readings of excerpts from Frederick Douglass’ speech
Featuring Jazz Poetry Ensemble UPSURGE!NYC

REFRESHMENTS SERVED
$10-$20 Sliding Scale — No one turned away

 
 
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July 7 – Monthly Open Mic 

The NWU hosts a monthly Open Mic on the Third Floor of the Muhlenberg Library (209 West 23rd Street, NYC) from 2 PM – 4:30 PM.

ALL writers are welcome to read or just come to listen to inspired words and participate in this uniquely supportive group. 

You’re sure to go home with new contacts and resources to advance your own work. No registration needed to read.

Hosted by NWU NY Steering Committee member Lee Christine Brownlee

Saturday, July 7, 2018

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Muhlenburg Public Library
209 W 23rd St, 3rd Flr, New York, NY
(near Seventh Avenue)
Fully accessible to wheelchairs. 
FREE ADMISSION  

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July 21– Harlem Book Fair (20th Anniversary)

The Harlem Book Fair is presented by Quarterly Black Review and runs from 10 am to 6 pm on Saturday, July 21, at West 135th St @ Malcolm X Boulevard. This year marks their 20th Anniversary.
 
The mission of the Harlem Book Fair is to create access to the transformative power of reading by celebrating, encouraging, and promoting literacy and literacy awareness through public programs, community participation, corporate partnerships and in-school programs that broaden and strengthen the vitality of the African American community.
 
The Harlem Book Fair is the United State’s largest African-American book fair and the nation’s flagship Black literary event. Held annually in Harlem, NY, the Harlem Book Fair features exhibition booths, panel discussions, book sales, and workshops.
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