Westborough: Book release party to raise awareness for genetic skin disorder

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Event:
Westborough: Book release party to raise awareness for genetic skin disorder
Date:
November 24, 2013
Cost:
Tickets are $5; $20 per family maximum.
Updated:
November 8, 2013
Venue:
Westborough Knights of Columbus
Address:
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17 Willow St., Westborough, MA, 01581, United States

Westborough – A release party and fundraiser for the book “Everyone Belongs” by Dennis Vanasse will be held at the Westborough Knights of Columbus, 17 Willow St., Sunday, Nov. 24, from 1 – 4 p.m. The book is based on Westborough first-grader Ryan Summers, who has Epidermolysis Bullosa (EB), a genetic skin disorder.

Vanasse will be available to sign books and books will also be available for purchase at the event. There will also be raffles, refreshments, and a performance by comedian Shaun Connolly. Tickets are $5; $20 per family maximum. A portion of the proceeds will go to the EB Educational Fund and EB research. For more information, visit www.happychapryan.com.

For more about Ryan and the author, visit www.communityadvocate.com/2013/09/25/local-author-shares-positive-messages-with-children-at-local-school.

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