Events


These Events are happening from today, forward.


A Winter’s Night of Italian Folktales: Reading and Publication Party

December 28, 2017

A Winter’s Night of Italian Folktales  Reading and Publication Party   Bordighera Press has published a special issue of Voices in Italian Americana (VIA) dedicated to new Italian-American folktales. The issue features the first… View More »

Regional Writers Showcase 2018

January 02, 2018

Calling All Playwrights & Writers!   Dear Playwright,   We are pleased to inform you that Geva Theatre Center and Writers & Books will once again collaborate to give regional… View More »

First Friday / Wide Open Mic: New Year, New Words, January 5

January 05, 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 »

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 »

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 »

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 »