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November 2018

Global Book Hour

November 5, 2018 @ 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
The WASH Project

Five consecutive Monday sessions from 5-6pm: always includes a fresh cohort of well-qualified teachers-in-training to lead kids through a vocab lesson, the book of the day (which they may then keep), a related art activity, a healthy snack, and fun, active literacy games before and after! FREE as always!!))

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Global Book Hour–finale!

November 12, 2018 @ 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
The WASH Project

Please join us for our final of five consecutive Monday sessions from 5-6pm: always includes a fresh cohort of well-qualified teachers-in-training to lead kids through a vocab lesson, the book of the day (which they may then keep), a related art activity, a healthy snack, and fun, active literacy games before and after! FREE as always!!))

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Anti-Gentrification Summit

November 17, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
East High School,
820 Northampton St Buffalo, NY 14211 United States
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An important event for the whole family–yes bring the kids, WASH will have a zone all set up for our younger generation. Join the OUR CITY coalition for a conversation around: affordable housing, community policing, immigration, public education, transportation, frontline arts, food and health equity, energy democracy, and cooperative ownership and community control of resources.Keynote Speakers: Jacqueline Patterson (Director, NAACP Climate and Environmental Justice Program) Jumaane Williams (NYC Councilmember, 45th District) Please register: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/2nd-annual-anti-gentrification-summit-tickets-51979927362

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Squeaky Wheel symposium | Punctures: Textiles in Digital and Material Time

November 17, 2018 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Squeaky Wheel,
617 Main St. Buffalo, NY 14203 United States
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4pm | Garment Workers Betty Yu & the WASH Project. Moderated by Jasmina Tumbas. Any discussion on art has the potential for a romanticization of women’s labor, ignoring the sweatshops and gross exploitation of workers, displacement, and other factors inherent in global capitalism. Artist and activist Betty Yu will present on her interactive installation work The Garment Worker (2014) that focuses on the daily life of a garment worker and the hardships they encounter working in a sweatshop, providing a rare look…

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January 20192019

Winter Book Arts

January 26 @ 11:00 am - 12:30 pm
The WASH Project

Running Saturdays, January 26th -March 30th at WASH from 11-12:30, with our super special returning guests and teaching artist friends from  the Western New York Book Arts Center‘s Printing Partners program. FREE. FB event link. From WNYBAC: “Kids & families of all ages are welcome to join our FREE Saturday Book Arts Classes, offered by the WNY Book Arts Center at The WASH Project, an inviting community space located in Buffalo’s West Side, hosting classes for all ages, and open…

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February 2019

Winter Book Arts

February 9 @ 11:00 am - 12:30 pm
The WASH Project

Running Saturdays, January 26th -March 30th at WASH from 11-12:30, with our super special returning guests and teaching artist friends from  the Western New York Book Arts Center‘s Printing Partners program. FREE. FB event link. From WNYBAC: “Kids & families of all ages are welcome to join our FREE Saturday Book Arts Classes, offered by the WNY Book Arts Center at The WASH Project, an inviting community space located in Buffalo’s West Side, hosting classes for all ages, and open…

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Winter Book Arts w/WNYBAC

February 16 @ 11:00 am - 12:30 pm
The WASH Project

Running Saturdays, January 26th -March 30th at WASH from 11-12:30, with our super special returning guests and teaching artist friends from  the Western New York Book Arts Center‘s Printing Partners program. FREE. FB event link. From WNYBAC: “Kids & families of all ages are welcome to join our FREE Saturday Book Arts Classes, offered by the WNY Book Arts Center at The WASH Project, an inviting community space located in Buffalo’s West Side, hosting classes for all ages, and open…

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April 2019

Global Book Hour

April 1 @ 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
The WASH Project

The return of a classic, Global Book Project’s Global Book Hour at WASH!! For 5 consecutive Mondays in April, 5-6pm, student-teachers from Buffalo State College’s Education Dpt. bring a prepared, global curriculum of books, activities, and snacks. FREE. & FUN.

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Global Book Hour

April 8 @ 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
The WASH Project

The return of a classic, Global Book Project’s Global Book Hour at WASH!! For 5 consecutive Mondays in April, 5-6pm, student-teachers from Buffalo State College’s Education Dpt. bring a prepared, global curriculum of books, activities, and snacks. FREE & FUN. FB event link.

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Global Book Hour

April 15 @ 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
The WASH Project

The return of a classic, Global Book Project’s Global Book Hour at WASH!! For 5 consecutive Mondays in April, 5-6pm, student-teachers from Buffalo State College’s Education Dpt. bring a prepared, global curriculum of books, activities, and snacks. FREE & FUN. FB event link.

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