Tag Archives: Word Up Community Bookshop

Word Up – Fridge, Census, & Health

Join us Tuesdays in September for outdoor festivities with Word Up & Coach Dave! Bring food to share with the community and fill The People’s Fridge. Make sure you fill out the Census. Learn about getting tested for your health. Plus we will be giving away free books (adult and children) & school supplies (while supplies last). And win some People’s History Books at the end of each event (3 sets to give away) — just stop by and let us know you took the Census!

Donate to the People’s Fridge at Word Up!
Venmo: @Elise-Strumpf
Paypal: elisestrumpf@gmail.com

Word Up: FURIA, Yamile Saied Méndez & Jaquira Díaz in Conversation

Join us in celebrating the release of Yamile Saied Méndez’s debut young adult novel “FURIA” & a virtual reading and conversation with fellow Latina author Jaquira Díaz (“Ordinary Girls”).

REGISTER: https://us02web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_ILSfhhfjQnKEdXApHGnTpQ

*Anyone who registers will receive a 15% discount for the books below

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Word Up – Fridge, Census, & Health

Join us Tuesdays in September for outdoor festivities with Word Up & Coach Dave! Bring food to share with the community and fill The People’s Fridge. Make sure you fill out the Census. Learn about getting tested for your health. Plus we will be giving away free books (adult and children) & school supplies (while supplies last). And win some People’s History Books at the end of each event (3 sets to give away) — just stop by and let us know you took the Census!

Donate to the People’s Fridge at Word Up!
Venmo: @Elise-Strumpf
Paypal: elisestrumpf@gmail.com

Word Up: Mixing Colors with Fruits & Tropical Dishes / Mezclando Colores con Frutas y Platos Tropicales

Katherine Emely Gomez will focus on a fun and interactive virtual art session from the safety of your home. She will demonstrate how to color mix and blend the primary and secondary colors while presenting a sample of cuisines as shown in the educational picture book “Mixing Colors with fruits and Tropical Dishes”. We will dive into these color combinations in both English & Spanish, as well as, enjoying popular dishes from the Caribbean and Latin America. A fun and exciting read for children and the entire family!

Supplies Needed: Mixed media paper, pencil, eraser and red/yellow/blue paints preferred, oil pastels work as well.