Oxfam Bookfest

A page-turning, world-changing, book-loving fortnight of celebrations in Chiswick


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Oxfam loves books and to prove it, they’re launching their Bookfest for the second time. This summer, Oxfam Bookfest will be bursting onto the book scene with a bang.

Starting on 3rd July and running for a page-turning, world-changing, book-loving fortnight of celebrations.

At Chiswick's Turnham Green Book and Music shop they’re celebrating their third birthday and Bookfest with:

• Wednesday 7th July 7pm: Pass on a Book kindly borrowed from Pass on a Poem. Read aloud a passage from your favourite book, or just come and listen. Submit a passage to read and your contact details to the manager at the email address below.

• Thursday 8th July 4- 5pm: Pass on a Poem for Children. Read aloud a favourite poem or just come and listen (suitable for 6-11 year olds), just bring yourself and a poem along.

• Sunday 11th July 2- 4pm: Unlocked Guides http://www.unlockedguides.com will be in the shop with great London based activities for children, just drop in.

• Thursday 15th July 7- 9pm: Bookclub evening reading ‘My Grandfather’s False Teeth’ with the author Roberta Aaron.

Apart from the Pass on a Book there is no need to register just drop into the shop: Oxfam Books and Music, 90 Turnham Green Terrace, Chiswick W4 1QN, call 0208 995 6059 or email oxfamshopf4669@oxfam.org.uk

June 16, 2010

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