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Breath, Eyes, Memory: 6-week Reading & Discussion Group

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The Tuxedo Project

7122 Tuxedo Street

Detroit, Michigan 48204

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Breath, Eyes, Memory: A Novel by Edwidge Danticat

"At the age of twelve, Sophie Caco is sent from her impoverished village of Croix-des-Rosets to New York, to be reunited with a mother she barely remembers." --Read more at Penguin Random House.

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  • ABOUT THE GROUP | This reading and discussion group is open to adult readers of all backgrounds and reading levels. All participants will receive a copy of the book to own, refreshments, and great convo each week!
  • COST: $25 | The Tuxedo Project is a 501c3 non-profit organization. Program fees go towards the costs of books, writing materials, refreshments, guest speakers, and the development of our new literacy programming on Tuxedo Street.
  • PROGRAM SCHEDULE & LOCATION | This group begins with an introductory brunch on Saturday, September 21 @ 11:00-12:30 p.m. Afterwards, the group meets Saturdays @ 2:00-4:00 p.m. at The Tuxedo Project (7122 Tuxedo Street, btw Monica & American Streets). Discussio dates include September 28, October 5,12, 19 & 26. THIS IS A 6-WEEK PROGRAM.

Please also know:

  • If you are able to purchase your own book, that would be great! An additional copy will be made available for check-out in The Tuxedo Project Community Library. Plus, it would be great opportunity to support you local bookstore. :o) Members of The Tuxedo Project's Reading & Discussion Group receives 20% off the selected title at Source Booksellers. (4240 Cass Avenue, Detroit, MI, 48201)
  • If you'd like assistance in obtaining the audiobook version of the text, you may visit Detroit Public Library at www.detroitpubliclibrary.org or contact our Resident Fellow at tuxedoproject.fellow@gmail.com
  • Don't stress if you have to miss one or two sessions BUT space is limited. If you sign up, please plan to attend at least 4 sessions.
  • The Tuxedo Project space is currently NOT wheelchair accessible. Our gatherings will take place on the 1st floor, and there are 6 steps leading into the house. If this poses a challenge for you or someone you know who plans to attend, please contact our Resident Fellow at tuxedoproject.fellow@gmail.com to discuss accessibility options.
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