BOOKS: Best-Selling Author Julia Alvarez visits The Heights
Northern Manhattan Arts Alliance,
Community Association of Progressive Dominicans (ACDP),
and The Malcolm X & Dr. Betty Shabazz Memorial and Educational Center
Best-Selling Author Julia Alvarez
as she shares her recent collection of books for children, The Tía Lola Stories,
and her classic novel, In the Time of the Butterflies
Monday, October 17, 2011
3pm: The Tía Lola Stories (Appropriate for ages 9-12 and families)
7pm: In the Time of the Butterflies Reading (Open to the community)
The Malcolm X & Dr. Betty Shabazz Memorial & Educational Center
3940 Broadway (between 165 and 166 Streets)
Washington Heights, NYC
FREE – RSVP required: firstname.lastname@example.org – 212.568.4396
Books will be available for sale!
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