NEW YORK CITY
Wednesday, April 30
Join us for an evening of birth stories, conversation with contributors, wine and more. Featuring Susan Burton, Phoebe Damrosch, Sarah Jefferis, Heidi Julavits, Mary Beth Keane, Marie Myung-Ok Lee, Joanna Rakoff, Dani Shapiro, and Gina Zucker. Co-editors Eleanor Henderson and Anna Solomon will MC.
At McNally Jackson. 7 PM.
Thursday, May 1
Join us for an evening of birth stories, conversation with contributors, wine and more. Featuring Amy Brill, Susan Burton, Phoebe Damrosch, Jennifer Gilmore, Amy Herzog, Joanna Rakoff, and Gina Zucker. Co-editors Eleanor Henderson and Anna Solomon will MC. Sponsored by Park Slope Parents. At Community Bookstore. 7 PM.
Tuesday, May 6
Join Labor Day and the Boston Book Festival at the Oberon for a rousing evening of comedy, birth stories, books, and more. Hosted by WBUR’s Carey Goldberg. Comedienne extraordinaire Robin Maxfield leads off the evening, followed by Labor Day contributors Amy Brill, Heidi Pitlor, Joanna Rakoff, Jane Roper, and Anna Solomon. Full bar available. Doors open at 6 PM.
Saturday, May 10
Join us on Mother’s Day eve for birth stories, conversation, wine, cheese, dessert and more. Featuring contributors Arielle Greenberg, Heidi Pitlor, Joanna Rakoff, Jane Roper, co-editor Anna Solomon, and poets Amy Pickworth and Darcie Dennigan. Photographs by Lisa Gendron on display. Audience participation encouraged! In partnership with the Rhode Island Birth Network.
At Books on the Square, 6-9 PM.
Saturday, May 10
Join co-editor Eleanor Henderson and contributor Sarah Jefferis on Mother’s Day eve for birth stories, conversation, wine, and a birth story open mic. Audience participation encouraged!
At Buffalo Street Books, 4:30 PM.