Archives for August 2015

Council Member Cumbo Announces $17.1M for Arts Education in Brooklyn’s Cultural District

NYC Council Member Laurie A. Cumbo announces plans for the 35th Council District to receive a total of $17,115,000 million in funding for after-school arts programming and cultural institutions.

Writing Aloud returns to BookCourt!

Join us for the return of the Writing Aloud Reading Series and the NYC book launch of two powerful writers during this Brooklyn Book Festival Bookend Event. September 17 @ 7:00 p.m. at BookCourt!

NYWC + More Art = Summer Arts Celebration!

Hear what NYWC Writers have been up to in Sunset Park this year at the More Art Summer Arts Celebration. Saturday, August 15 @ 2:00-5:00 p.m.

Writing Without Fear at the Cooke Center

Since 2014, NYWC leader Victoria Cho has facilitated a writing workshop at the Cooke Center, a program for young adults with special needs.

The kids are back: Fort Greene Summer Literary Festival!

When it comes to a community tradition in this ever-changing neighborhood that readers and writers from all generations flock to, nothing matches the power of NYWC’s Fort Greene Summer Literary Festival. Join us Saturday, August 22!