Haps around town today ...
From one dude who is, like, so over books to the new Polyglot multilingual Bible to Bette Midler's latest community garden project ...
All Day: Man begins quest to live in retailers storefront window and read digital books for 30 days to benefit Sony Electronics Reader Revolution
Read-In Campaign for youth literacy; Datavision, 445 Fifth Ave., at 39th Street.
Until 5 p.m.: American Bible Society displays a multilingual Bible, known as
the Polyglot, that will be presented to Pope Benedict at the Vatican; American Bible Society Headquarters, 1865 Broadway.
1 p.m.: Members of Rights for Imprisoned People with Psychiatric Disabilities protest NYPDs fatal tasering of a mentally ill Brooklyn man; 489 Tompkins Ave., Brooklyn.
6:30 p.m. Panel discussion on The Power of Elections: Photojournalism
and the Democratic Process; The Paley Center for Media, 25 W. 52nd St.
7 p.m. Benefit boxing bout featuring media, marketing and advertising
professionals; BB Kings Blues Club and Grill, 237 W. 42nd St., at Eighth Avenue.