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Route 1 Reads Poetry Reading

As a part of our annual Route 1 Reads recommended reading initiative, this free, virtual poetry reading featured poets selected by each East Coast Center for the Book and was …

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Stamped from the Beginning

This fall, Virginia Beach Public Libraries is offering a series of programs that explore the legacy of racial injustice in the Hampton Roads and Virginia Beach areas. The series entitled Stamped …

October 6–25, 2021 | Virginia Beach, VA
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Undefeated StoryWalk

This fall, Virginia Beach Public Libraries is offering a series of programs that explore the legacy of racial injustice in the Hampton Roads and Virginia Beach areas. The series entitled Stamped …

September 7–30, 2021 | Virginia Beach, VA
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This Sunday, September 5 (2-5 PM) – UNAPOLOGETIC Drop-in Session

Women and female-identifying individuals are invited to drop in at the Center and lend their voices to UNAPOLOGETIC in an activity that will take about 10 minutes.A selection of participant …

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September 5, 2021 | 2PM – 5PM | Virginia Center for the Book at the Jefferson School City Center, Charlottesville, Virginia
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Undoing Drugs: A Conversation with Maia Szalavitz

Maia Szalavitz, author of Undoing Drugs: The Untold Story of Harm Reduction and the Future of Addiction, discusses the story of harm reduction and its potential to tame the opioid …

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September 30, 2021 | 12PM | VIRTUAL
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Edgar A. Long Book Launch

Edgar A. Long served as principal for the Christiansburg Institute from 1906 to 1923. The Christiansburg Institute was the first Black secondary school in Southwest Virginia. Although its 100-year history …

November 10, 2021 | 6PM | Shawsville
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Edgar A. Long Book Launch

Edgar A. Long served as principal for the Christiansburg Institute from 1906 to 1923. The Christiansburg Institute was the first Black secondary school in Southwest Virginia. Although its 100-year history …

October 6, 2021 | 6PM | Blacksburg
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Edgar A. Long Book Launch

Edgar A. Long served as principal for the Christiansburg Institute from 1906 to 1923. The Christiansburg Institute was the first Black secondary school in Southwest Virginia. Although its 100-year history …

September 29, 2021 | 6PM | Christiansburg
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We’re Hiring! Va. Center for the Book Associate position

We’re hiring a Center for the Book Associate supports all areas of Center programming, including national, regional, and statewide reading initiatives, the Virginia Festival of the Book, and Book Arts …

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