The life of nonprofit founder and author Brook Stephenson will be celebrated Aug. 29 at 2 p.m. at Medgar Evers College, 1650 Bedford Ave., Brooklyn, NY. The repast will begin at 3:30 p.m., directly across the street in the second-floor cafeteria at 1638 Bedford Ave. Friends, family and colleagues will be coming together for a joyful remembrance of Brook. In lieu of flowers, send contributions to

Rhode Island Writers Colony

64 Bridge Street

Warren, RI 02885