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Wednesday, June 14

Tooth, Claw, Grit, Bolts of Energy: After-School Students on Magic

“There is a hole in the trunk of a tree. Whenever you want to go somewhere long, long ago or far, far away from your home, you look for a sparkle in the hole in that tree, you climb in, and [...]

Wednesday, June 14

826 Boston’s First-Ever Picture Book

And Lester Swam On follows a leopard shark on his search for a new home as he flees the polluted San Francisco Bay

Tuesday, June 6

Reflections From the Burke Writers’ Room

12th-graders at the Burke High School celebrated the release of their book "My Reflection, Before and After."

Friday, June 2

A Very Literary Night of 1,000 Stories 2017

On the evening of Wednesday, May 24, 826 Boston held its annual gala, Night of 1,000 Stories, at the Royal Sonesta in Cambridge. Thanks to everyone involved, we raised $350,000 for 826 Boston’s [...]

Tuesday, May 23

826 Boston Students Raise Their Voices at the BPS Spring Open House

826 Boston slam poets demonstrated their unique voices, powerful stories, and astute perspectives on how to change the world.

Tuesday, May 16

Family Writing Night and Noche de Escritura Familiar

Last week, 826 Boston held not one but two Family Writing Nights. As always, a set of very important rules guided these evenings: be kind, write in any language, speak your truth, there are no [...]

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