Breweries for Books  July 25, 2018

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Support Team First Book Portland by meeting up with a few friends at our annual Breweries for Books fundraising event. This is an event for all ages, with fun for children, families, and adults!

Where: Migration Brewing (2828 NE Glisan Street)

What: A profit-share and fundraiser for Team First Book Portland.

· Free entry!
· $5 for Trivia (with 50% of cash for the winning team)
· 50/50 Raffle ($1 for 1 ticket; $5 for 6 tickets; $10 for 15 tickets)

When: Wednesday, July 25th, 4pm – 8pm

4:30 – 6:00pm—Meet local authors Dale Basye and Elizabeth Rusch. They’ll be leading a craft activity for children and selling and signing copies of their books. Basye writes the middle grade “Circles of Heck” series, including Heck: Where the Bad Kids Go and, his latest, Sadia: The Eighth Circle of Heck. Rusch is the award-winning author of children’s books The Music of Life: Bartolomeo Cristofori & the Invention of the Piano and Ready, Set Baby!

6:30 – 7:30pm—Trivia hosted by ShanRock’s Triviology

7:45pm—Raffle winner announced (raffle ongoing throughout the night)


Kids are welcome until 8pm at Migration, so bring your families!

Migration is generously donating 10% of their proceeds from food and drink sold during the night to Team First Book Portland.

Every $3 you help raise puts a new book in the hands of a disadvantaged child in the Portland metro area, and 100% of funds raised by First Book Portland go directly back into the community.

Wine-ing for Literacy  October 25, 2018

Wine-ing for Literacy 2016

Save the date for our seventh annual Wine-ing for Literacy event—a wine reception and silent auction.

When: Thursday, October 25

Where: Olympic Mills Commerce Center (107 SE Washington St.)

Take a look at last year’s wonderful donors, and let us know if you would like to contribute an item to our silent auction. We also welcome sponsors. Get in touch!

Get Lit for Literacy  See you in 2019!

Fun for the 21+ set at Night Light Lounge.