Events


These Events are happening from today, forward.


Stories ROC: Across the Divide: Stories About Race

January 19, 2018

True, personal stories on a common theme, shared in front of a live audience. Everyone has a story. What’s yours? Send your three-sentence story idea to StoriesRoc@yahoo.com. Join the conversation:… View More »

First Friday / Wide Open Mic: Blind Date with a Poem, February 2

February 02, 2018

Writers & Books is proud to participate in First Friday each month. We pick a theme and put out snacks, you come and enjoy our building. Peruse the bookstore, pick… View More »

Read Local: Tony Leuzzi and Sean Thomas Dougherty

February 12, 2018

Like the local food movement, Read Local is a program that seeks to get readers to enjoy books grown right in their own back yard. It is a book club… View More »

Read Local: Tony Leuzzi

February 12, 2018

Like the local food movement, Read Local is a program that seeks to get readers to enjoy books grown right in their own back yard. It is a book club… View More »

Genesee Reading Series- February 13: Michael Czarnecki and Miriam Lerner

February 13, 2018

Now in its 34th year, the Genesee Reading Series is a smorgasbord for your literary palate. Come every month on the second Tuesday, and by the end of the year… View More »

First Friday / Wide Open Mic: Rochester Reads Kick-off Scavenger Hunt, March 2

March 02, 2018

Writers & Books is proud to participate in First Friday each month. We pick a theme and put out snacks, you come and enjoy our building. Peruse the bookstore, pick… View More »

Genesee Reading Series- March 13: Joe Flaherty and Steve Huff

March 13, 2018

Now in its 34th year, the Genesee Reading Series is a smorgasbord for your literary palate. Come every month on the second Tuesday, and by the end of the year… View More »

Read Local: Sean Thomas Dougherty

April 14, 2018

Like the local food movement, Read Local is a program that seeks to get readers to enjoy books grown right in their own back yard. It is a book club… View More »

Stories ROC: Hair! Tales of Bad Haircuts

April 20, 2018

True, personal stories on a common theme, shared in front of a live audience. Everyone has a story. What’s yours? Send your three-sentence story idea to StoriesRoc@yahoo.com. Join the conversation:… View More »