Charles Yancey 30th Annual Book Fair | March 5

Former Boston City Councillor Charles C. Yancey and his wife, Marzetta, will host the 30th Annual Charles C. Yancey Book Fair “Celebrating 30 Years of Literacy”. The Yancey’s have distributed over 675,000 books to over 30,000 families in the City of Boston since establishing the book fair in 1987. Their mission is to encourage love of reading among Boston youth.

Events during this year’s Yancey Book Fair include free books, refreshments, guest speakers, resource tables, and musical entertainment. 


When: Saturday, March 5, 2016, 12:00 pm to 3:00 pm 

Where:  Reggie Lewis Track and Athletic Center, 1350 Tremont Street in Roxbury, Massachusetts


Call Lynnette Frazier, coordinator of the Yancey Book Fair, at 617-436-4444 to participate or email


 Event registration: