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Tuesday, April 25

An April Vacation Filled With Costumes and Dreams (and Writing)

Here at the Bigfoot Research Institute, April vacation week can mean only one thing: writing workshops! This year’s selection ranged from an in-depth exploration of dialogue to a contemplation of [...]

Tuesday, April 18

826 Boston Marathon Runner, Erin Sunderland, Conquers the 2017 Boston Marathon!

On Monday April 17th, Erin Sunderland (the runner on the left) crossed the finish line of the Boston Marathon as 826 Boston’s first marathon runner, and we could not be more proud and [...]

Tuesday, April 18

First Ever Half Half Half Half Half Marathon Raises $26,055 for 826 Boston!

On Thursday April 13th, 80 runners gathered on the Boston Common to break a light sweat for young writers in Boston. We surpassed our goal of $25,000 during the event! Our “real” [...]

Wednesday, April 12

First Annual Interrobang (?!) Thanks Volunteers

This past Saturday, April 8, 826 Boston hosted a smashingly successful Interrobang?! Volunteer Appreciation Party at the Great Boston Bigfoot Research Institute. Forty honored guests enjoyed a [...]

Wednesday, March 1

February Workshops, Featuring Fantastic Beasts, Jolly Ranchers, and College Preparation

“Close your eyes and visualize what your fantastic beast looks and sounds like…” During February break, students gathered at our Bigfoot Research Institute to participate in workshops in fiction, [...]

Tuesday, February 7

“Pitch Quiet” After-School Book Release Party

“One day Owen was in school, and his parents forgot to pick him up. He hid from the teacher, and then the school closed when he was still inside…” On Feb. 2, after-school students and their [...]

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826 Boston Poetry Slam at My Pen My Future

May 13, 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM

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Grove Hall After-School Program Students Book Release Party

May 19, 7:00 PM

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Night of 1,000 Stories

May 24, 6:00 PM

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Egleston After-School Program Book Release Party

June 8, 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM

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Philbrick students book release party

June 12,

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Transportation Book Project: Book Release Party

June 14,

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