The National Writers Union (UAW Local 1981) is providing free buses to Washington, D.C., for a major march and rally on the Mall on Saturday, August 24.
$10 deposit is required to reserve your seat on the bus. When you check in, the $10 will be returned. Make your deposit online at http://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/435140.
Departure/Drop-off Point: National Writers Union's headquarters at 256 West 38th Street, New York.
Departure Time: Midnight, August 24
Conference room will be open Friday evening to serve coffee.
Return Time: Between 7-8 pm, August 24
Seats are limited, so please reserve early. The rally at the Lincoln Memorial will be at 8:00 am on Saturday, August 24th. A march to the MLK memorial will follow. We expect to be leaving DC around 2:00 PM.
Call the NWU office at (212)[masked] for more information. Check out Twitter at https://twitter.com/DCMARCHMLK50.
Buses are also available from three areas in Connecticut -- Groton, Farmington, and Stamford. Email [masked] for more information about CT pick-up points.