Time: November 17, 2010 from 6pm to 9pm
Location: Opal Bar & Restaurant
Street: 251 E 52nd St (between 3rd Ave & 2nd Ave)
City/Town: New York
Website or Map: http://opalbar.com/
Event Type: b4b, fundraiser
Organized By: Room to Read New York Chapter
Latest Activity: Nov 16, 2010
The Room to Read New York Chapter invites you to join them for their 2nd Beers for Books event, this one at Opal Bar, a midtown favorite that is opening their downstairs lounge for a special B4B evening.
For this event, there will be a $30 cover charge with 100% of the proceeds going to Room to Read. A free drink is included with the cover and there will be specially priced $5 beer, wine and well drinks. As with all Beer for Books every $1 buys a treasured book for children via Room to Read's local language publishing program.
Room to Read is an amazing NPO whose mission is to provide quality educational opportunities to children in developing countries with the goal of empowering kids via literacy and gender equality in education. Room to Read has projects in 9 countries in Asia and Africa including Nepal, Cambodia, Zambia, etc. For more details see www.roomtoread.org or in Japanese www.roomtoread.jp.
Come on out for a Wednesday evening of fun and frolic at Opal Bar. Feel free to pass the info on and to bring your friends. Hope to see you there!
For more details and to RSVP to this event, please visit the Room to Read event page here: