Update: 9/7 show postponed due to slower than hoped technical rebuild.
Charnice Milton Community Bookstore Literacy Month events —
9/7 and 9/14: We Luv Books Radio Program Launch, 7-8 p.m.
9/11: &Pizza (U Street) donating $2/pizza, 6-9 p.m.
9/16: ARTivism Afternoon: A Community Celebration for Oppressive Times, 3-6 p.m.
Research and Reference Links
For more background on “Literacy Oasis in Formation: From Bookapalooza to Charnice Milton Community Bookstore” article:
Find recent neighborhood-specific child poverty figures and much more, from the U.S. Census Bureau’s American Community Survey (2011-2015) at DC Action for Children.
Find current research on book ownership, urban “book deserts,” and related topics on the Education Town Hall, July 13, 2017.