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Sunday, May 7th – 2pm
Sunnyside Elementary Writers Read Their Work!

This is where it all begins! Where the future comes into view afresh with every sunrise!

Sunnyside Elementary School’s brilliant young students produce “The Ray” once a year — their own literary journal! They’re coming to Bird & Beckett this Sunday, from 2-3pm, to deliver the word!

Turn out to hear them and to let them know we value their talents, energy and insights. Culture starts anew every day, building on long traditions! Great writing and art make for a great future!

Thanks to a grant from the Glen Park Association for the 2023 publication of The Ray, the good folks at Sunnyside School are helping their students showcase their artwork and spoken word in local community spaces for all to enjoy.

Our events are put on under the umbrella of the nonprofit Bird & Beckett Cultural Legacy Project (the "BBCLP"). That's how we fund our ambitious schedule of 300 or so concerts and literary events every year.

The BBCLP is a 501(c)(3) non-profit...
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