In celebration of Earth Day, Writers in the Schools (WITS) and The Houston Arboretum and Nature Center partner to present nature writing by Houston students from Briarmeadow, Kujawa, Looscan, Neff, St. George’s Place, and T.H. Rogers School .  The reading is called A Light in the Forest, and it showcases the best work that was created during the year through the WITS Environmental Writing Project.  WITS Environmental Writing Project is made possible by generous donations from the Shell Oil Company.

What: WITS Students share their stories and poems about nature
Where: The Houston Arboretum and Nature Center, 4500 Woodway, Houston, TX (map it)
When: Wednesday, April 22, 2010, 7 p.m.
How Much: Free
Who: Students from HISD schools and Kujawa

Averie Allwein

Amyl Chaudhry

Chris De La Riva

Michael Kalwick

Omar Marentes

Adrian Martinez

Zareea Wilson

Briana Alexander

Juan Bustos

Maria Calderon

Jaime Carrizales

Demetria Chong

Jacqueline Deloya

Melanie Hernandez

Jennifer Lopez

Yasmeen Luna

Stephanie Requena

Amber Rivera

Heriberto Salis Looscan

Jeremiah Covington

Katherine Cruz

Kendrell Moore

Vy Tran

Seham Aga

Alejandro Alvarez

Danielle Dargham

Amaiya Dawson

Alyssandra Garza

Yerulan Zikibayev

Maria Castillo

Emily M

Edgar Martinez

WITS congratulates these amazing young writers! Please join us on April 22 for a chance to hear their nature-inspired stories.

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