Action Read’s For the Love of Words Event – 2017

by jeremylukehill

Action Read is holding its annual For The Love of Words fundraiser event on Friday, April 21, 7:30 PM to 10:30 PM at the Guelph Youth Music Centre (5 Cardigan Street).

Action read is a community organization that provides literacy programs in the Guelph area. They do great work, and Friends of Vocamus Press is proud to have them as our charitable partner.

This year’s For The Love of Words includes readings by poets John B. Lee, Brittany Luby, David James Hudson, Greta DeLonghi, and Vocamus Press’ own Candace de Taeye. There will also be music by The Hazy Maidens. The emcee forthe evening will be Guelph poet Karen Houle.

The event is licensed and includes a silent auction, with all proceeds going support Action Read’s literacy programs.

Tickets are $20 and are available online at Eventbrite or at the Bookshelf (41 Quebec Street) or at Action Read.