Since Boogie Down Books launched in 2017, the core values that we use to guide our work have been joy, justice, and community. We believe that learning should be transformational, not transactional, and we design and facilitate literacy programming that cultivates affirmation, inspiration, and possibility for readers of all ages. Join us in promoting joyful reading experiences that center the stories, identities, and experiences of young people in our Bronx community and beyond.
Looking to host a birthday party, book club, reading group, storytime, read-aloud/cook-along, current events discussion, writing or craft workshop, or homeschooling or remote learning activity? We can help!
Boogie Down Books literary events and experiences can be customized for your family, friends, or community group and are designed to promote joy, justice, and community, and combat boredom, loneliness, isolation, and reading loss with a departure from the ordinary. Our virtual and in-person events provide opportunities to:
We will happily customize and design unique literary events for families or groups of any size. Contact us today to start planning your very own joyful reading experience!