Events

One of the best ways to find out more about Room to Read and help spread the word about our mission to educate children in developing countries is to attend an event in your area. Room to Read has volunteer chapters around the globe that host events to help us raise money and awareness for our programs. If you're interested in attending one of our local events, please download the invitation and/or contact the name listed below. We hope to see you soon at a local Room to Read event!

Please note that events are listed chronologically.

Our volunteers are busy planning a variety of events. Please check back often if your city isn't listed below. For more information about any of the events on this page, please contact events@roomtoread.org.  


New York City  

Beers for Books 

Friday, May 8, 2015 7:00pm-9:00pm
Dive Bar - 732 Amsterdam Ave. 

Come out for a springtime Beers for Books party at classic craft beer specialist Dive Bar! Harlem Brewing Company and Noble Grains are joining Dive Bar in generously donating a bag of craft beer goodies that we’ll raffle off. All proceeds go to support Room to Read. Good people, good drinks, great cause. See you there! 

To confirm your attendance, visit the event Facebook page

Seattle
Special Reception to Rebuild Nepal with CEO Erin Ganju

Monday, May 18, 2015, 5:30pm - 7:00pm
South Lake Union Discovery Center - 101 Westlake Avenue N 

Join the Seattle Chapter for a Special Reception to Rebuild Nepal with DEO and Co-Founder Erin Ganju. All proceeds benefit Room to Read's Nepal Education Fund. Our thoughts are with the people of Nepal, Room to Read's first country of operation, during this difficult time. This event is an opportunity to honor those affected by this tragedy and stand strong with the people of Nepal as they work to rebuild in the aftermath of the earthquake.

Funds raised will go to supporting our team in Nepal as they assess the earthquake damage in our program communities and provide support where it is needed most. Your donations allow us to respond to the efforts that need our immeduate support and attention. 

Register to attend here.

Edmonton
Beers for Books

Tuesday, June 2, 2015, 5:30 - 9:00 PM 
Yellowhead Brewery - 10229 105 St. NW, Edmonton

Join us for a night of trivia fun, brewery tours and naturally, great beer at the Yellowhead Brewery! 
Teams of up to 4 people will compete in a pub-style trivia contest with topics ranging from Room to Read facts, world geography, sports, entertainment, to who's dating who in the world of celebrities!

$2 from every beer sold will support Room to Read & food will be available for purchase.

Buy your tickets here!

 

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