Reporters from WCVB's City Line dropped by 826 Boston's tutoring center in early October to discover why anyone would buy books from Bigfoot. The result is "Taking it to the Streets: Egleston Square," a powerful segment about the Egleston Square community and the role of 826 Boston's after-school writing and tutoring program in the neighborhood. We hope you enjoy this in-depth look at Egleston Square and 826 Boston!
Save your seat for 826 Boston's annual Books for Breakfast fundraiser! Let 826 Boston fuel your morning with coffee and an inspiring message from Gregory Maguire, New York Times best-selling author of Wicked.
What: Breakfast with movers and shakers of the literary world!
During the two-hour field trip, students create, illustrate, and publish a piece of original fiction, and each student leaves with his or her own book. This year, field trips will begin on Wednesday, September 24th.
Check out the video, left, for a behind-the-scenes look at our field trips! Video by Matt Watson.
It's September, and fall is in the air! Join 826 Boston for a brand new year of after-school tutoring. This year, we're proud to offer tutoring and drop-in services at our new satellite location, the Grove Hall branch of the Boston Public Library.
To learn more about our services at Grove Hall, including days and times of operation, click here.