THIS EVENT HAS TAKEN PLACE AND IS RECORDED HERE AS AN HISTORICAL ARCHIVE.
2nd Annual Capital BookFest
October 7, 2006
from 10 am to 7 pm at
BLVD at the Cap Centre, Largo, MD
After a stellar inaugural Capital BookFest, attended by over 1000 adults and children, The Blvd @ Cap Centre and Borders Books and Music are proud to host the Second Annual Capital BookFest on October 7, 2006. Brought to you by Capital BookFest, LLC, in association with The Literacy Council of Prince George�s County, MD, this one day multi-cultural book festival will feature author readings, panels, writing and publishing workshops, poetry performances, live music, children�s storytelling, and exhibitors from the Washington Metropolitan area, celebrating the literary arts and promoting literacy in Prince Georges County, Maryland. The 2006 CBF website will be available in mid-Spring 2006.
This free literary event is open to the
public, and is produced by Carla A. Nelson and Kwame Alexander, in association
Literacy Council of Prince George's County, MD, which serves as the
primary non-profit organization for the implementation of literacy programs in
the county. The Literacy Council tutors adult
learners in acquiring the essentials of reading, writing, and comprehension
skills. This service assists individuals in gaining independence and the
realization of their full potential as contributing members of their family and