Free Book Reading and Discussion Group
Join the members of the Bronx Writers Center for this free and open book discussion group, meeting weekly from March 20-April 30, 2013.
Come to one meeting or come to all. We will parts of the book together, other pages you will be expected to read on your own.
The Big Read, a celebration of one book and the life of its writer, presents Fahrenheit 451, by the beloved writer, Ray Bradbury. In this classic novel about a world off kilter, firemen set fire to books.
Books will be offered in English and in Spanish. All ages welcome. Invite friends, family, teachers and students.
The Big Read is an initiative of the National Endowment for the Arts in partnership with the Institute of Museum and Library Services and Arts Midwest. For more information, visit www.neabigread.org.
Additional support is provided by the Robert Bowne Foundation and the New Yankee Stadium Community Benefits Fund INC., and the Westchester Square Branch of the New York Public Library
The Bronx Writers Center supports and develops the appetite for writing and reading in the Bronx. The BWC searches for and promotes new voices and audiences and engages the community in literary and literacy programs.
The Bronx Writers Center, a program of the Bronx Council on the Arts, is supported by the New York City Department of Cultural Affairs, Robert A.Bowne Foundation, the New York State Council on the Arts’ Literature Program, NYC Council Member James Vacca, New York City Department of Youth and Community Development,Arts Midwest, the Scherman Foundation, the Lambent Foundation, NYC Department of Small Business Services/Avenue NYC and the Westchester Square Branch of the New York Public Library.
Bronx Writers Center
Devoted to creating and supporting Bronx voices, readers and writers