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In Store Wednesday, August 17, 2022 6:00 PM ET

Alliance for Positive Change Poetry Reading


About this Event

**PLEASE BE AWARE THAT THESE GUIDELINES ARE SUBJECT TO CHANGE DUE TO CHANGING COVID-19 REQUIREMENTS**

Join Barnes & Noble - Union Squareon Wednesday, August 17, 2022 at 6:00pm ET as we welcome Alliance for Positive Change's Creative Writing Workshop as they read their poems and share their stories! Alliance's Creative Writing Program has been empowering program participants to share their stories through creative writing since 1999. Hear 10+ poets read their work at our free and inspiring community event!

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**If you are not vaccinated, masks are strongly recommended.**

To make this event safe and enjoyable for all attendees, please read the below guidelines ahead of buying a ticket, so you know what to expect on the day. To avoid disappointment, we must stress that there will be no access to the event for non-ticketholders.

  • Barnes & Noble reserves the right to make new rules and orders in its sole discretion with regard to COVID-19 at any time and any person not abiding by the Barnes & Noble directives will be refused entrance or directed to leave the premises.

TICKETING INFORMATION

  • General Admission - Free **LIMITED QUANTITY AVAILABLE**: A ticket PER PERSON includes:
    • Admission to the event space for Alliance for Positive Change's Poetry Reading.
  • Masks are strongly recommended if you are not vaccinated.
  • Due to health and safety and space limitations, those without a ticket will not be permitted into the event space.
  • Please arrive by 6:00pm in order to secure your seat in the event space. Late arrivals may only have access to standing room.

GUIDELINES

  • No large bags will be permitted into the event.
  • Ticket holders will be admitted into the event beginning at 5:30pm the day of the event. Please have a copy of your ticket available (either printed out or on your phone) for check in.
  • In order to attend this event, ticket holders should:
    • Have not had any contact in the last 14 days with a confirmed COVID- 19 patient.
    • Not be subject to a quarantine order.
    • Not traveled in the past 14 days to any state or country that New York has designated as an area requiring isolation upon returning to the state.
    • At the time of the event, have not experienced in the last 72 hours any body temperature above 100 degrees Fahrenheit or any new symptoms associated with COVID-19. People with COVID-19 have had a wide range of symptoms reported – ranging from mild symptoms to severe illness. Symptoms may appear 2-14 days after exposure to the virus. People with these symptoms may have COVID-19: fever or chills; cough; shortness of breath or difficulty breathing; fatigue; muscle or body aches; headache; new loss of taste or smell; sore throat; congestion or runny nose; nausea or vomiting; and/or diarrhea..
  • Due to health and safety and space limitations, those without a ticket will not be permitted into the event space.
  • All event guidelines are subject to change.
  • If you have any additional questions, please call the store directly at: 212-253-0810.

Please note that Eventbrite is the only authorized dealer for this event. Each person must have a ticket to enter.

Event guidelines are subject to change.

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ABOUT ALLIANCE FOR POSITIVE CHANGE:

Alliance for Positive Change is a leading multiservice organization that provides low-income New Yorkers living with HIV/AIDS and other chronic conditions with access to quality health care, housing, harm reduction, coaching, and PATH to Jobs—our renowned peer training and job placement program that cultivates leadership and economic mobility.

Alliance opened in 1991, at the height of the HIV crisis—a welcoming community of transformation and opportunity. Today, we deliver on the promise of Positive Change with services and resources that equip people to navigate systemic inequities and achieve health and well-being.

Learn about all the ways we inspire Positive Change at www.alliance.nyc

Event Location
Union Square
33 East 17th Street
New York, NY 10003
(212) 253-0810
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