Literacy New York Buffalo-Niagara, Inc.


The History of Buffalo Graphic Novel Project

Hosted by Literacy New York Buffalo-Niagara, Inc., this is a free summer enrichment program for children in grades 3-12. Led by instructor Jackie Albarella and LNYBN staff members, the project will focus on the role that the Erie Canal and Buffalo Harbor played in the history of the city from past to present day. This unique program centers on a history lesson, an exploration of the Erie Canal Harbor site and artistic activities to allow students to recreate Buffalo’s rich story through the creation of a graphic novel. Participants are welcome on any or all days! 


The program will be ​conducted in six (6) classes on the following dates from 12:30pm-3:00pm 

​July 6, 2015
July 13, 2015
July 20, 2015
July 27, 2015
August 3, 2015
August 10, 2015​
For more information, call our main office at 716-876-8991.