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Banned Book Fair and Read-In


Event info
Date: Wednesday, May 3, 2023
Time: 5:00 pm
Location: Fogartyville

Join the Manasota Anti-Racism Coalition and a number of community businesses and non-profit organizations for a Banned Book Fair and Read-In Wednesday, May 3 from 5-7:30 p.m. at Fogartyville Community Media and Arts Center, 525 Kumquat Court.

The family-friendly event is a celebration of literacy and educational freedom.

Sign up to read an excerpt from a banned book and take home a free book for the K-12 kid in your life!

Participating organizations/businesses include:

  • ANSWER Suncoast
  • Support Our Schools
  • Association for the Study of African American Life and History
  • African American Cultural Resource Center
  • ALSO Youth
  • Sarasota League of Women Voters
  • Bookstore1Sarasota
  • Shelf Indulgence’s Banned Book Bus
  • Families for Strong Public Schools
  • Nonpartisan Voter Registration
  • American Federation of Teachers (Literacy resources)

The Kumquat Kitchen will be open for dinner.

For more information and to sign up to read, visit the Collective Light Project.


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