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Tuesday, August 27
 

7:00pm

The Thirsty Lab Poetry Reading with Nancy Strong
Limited Capacity seats available

The Thirsty Lab Poetry Series meets on the fourth (and fifth) Tuesday of each month at The Thirsty Lab in Princeton. Hosted by Susan Roney-O'Brien, the reading series features area and visiting poets. This month their feature will be Nancy Strong.


Tuesday August 27, 2019 7:00pm - 9:00pm
The Thirsty Lab 206 Worcester Road, Princeton, MA

7:00pm

The Poetorium at Starlite Reading Series & Open Mic
The Poetorium at Starlite

Last Tuesday Night of the Month 7pm – 10pm
Open Mic Signup starts at 6:30pm
Admission: Free (but a hat will be passed to pay our feature)
Starlite Bar and Gallery, 39 Hamilton Street, Southbridge, MA

Please join us on August 27th for our new monthly open mic and featured poetry reading series The Poetorium at Starlite hosted by Paul Szlosek and Ron Whittle. It will be a full evening of poetry and spoken word starting with a brief interview on stage with the night’s featured poet Paul Richmond (US National Beat Poet Laureate for 2019-2020, and owner and operator of Human Error Publishing), followed by a poetry reading by our feature, a 10 minute tribute to a dead poet by a guest reader, a short intermission, and then the open mic (with a 5 minute limit for each reader).

For more information, please contact us at: poetorium@protonmail.com



Co-Founder / Co-Host
avatar for Paul Szlosek

Paul Szlosek

Co-Founder/Co-Host, The Poetorium at Starlite
avatar for Ron Whittle

Ron Whittle

Co-Founder/Co-Host, The Poetorium at Starlite

Readers/Speakers
avatar for Paul Richmond

Paul Richmond

Owner/ Operater, Humen Error Publishing
I run two monthly reading and an annual festival - Greenfield Annual Word Festival - www.gawfest.org and Word stage at the Garlic & Arts Festival and other events yearly. Always looking for feature writers. I also publish books. I have three books myself with my fourth coming out... Read More →



Tuesday August 27, 2019 7:00pm - 10:00pm
Starlite Bar & Gallery 39 Hamilton Street, Southbridge, MA, USA
 
Wednesday, September 4
 

7:00pm

WCPA Sept. 2019 Board Meeting
Join the board of the Worcester County Poetry Association for our monthly meeting. This is a working meeting, not a poetry reading. We welcome to the respectful input of the poetry community.

Meetings are held in the WCPA Office on the 2nd floor of the Sprinkler Factory (38 Harlow Street, Worcester). 

This is a great opportunity to learn more about how the board supports the rich literary history and creative energy of Central Massachusetts.

Readers/Speakers


7:00pm

Sept. Hoot: Ft. Robert Carr and John Burroughs
We return with a vengeance with our first Hoot of the 2019-2020 Season!

Robert Carr is the author of Amaranth, published in 2016 by Indolent Books and The Unbuttoned Eye, a full-length 2019 collection from 3: A Taos Press. Among other publications his poetry appears in the American Journal of Poetry, Bellevue Literary Review, Crab Orchard Review, Massachusetts Review and Rattle. Robert is poetry editor with Indolent Books and an editor for the anthology Bodies and Scars, available through the Ghana Writes Literary Group in West Africa. Additional information can be found at robertcarr.org


John Burroughs of Cleveland is the 2019-2021 Beat Poet Laureate for the state of Ohio. He is a dynamic performer who has wowed audiences from Oakland to New York City and myriad points in between. His more than a dozen books include Rattle and Numb: Selected Poems, 1992-2019 (2019, Venetian Spider Press) and Loss and Foundering (2018, NightBallet Press). He hosts the monthly Poetry+ reading series at Art on Madison in Lakewood, Ohio, and has served since 2008 as the founding editor for Crisis Chronicles Press, publishing over one hundred books by esteemed writers from around the world. Find him on Facebook, Twitter (@jesuscrisis) or at www.crisischronicles.com.

As always, arrive early to ensure open mic signups and seating!

Readers/Speakers

 
Sunday, September 8
 

12:45pm

POETRY; THE ART OF WORDS/MIKE AMADO MEMORIAL SERIES
MUSIC FEATURE, POETRY FEATURES, REFRESHMENTS AND OPEN-MIC


Sunday September 8, 2019 12:45pm - 3:00pm
Plymouth Public Library 132 South St, Plymouth, MA, 02360
 
Saturday, September 14
 

2:00pm

Long Play Poetry: a poetry listening party
A ninety-minute listening party of old poetry and spoken word LPs. There will be a variety of poets featured from Nikki Giovanni to Lord Buckley, Dylan Thomas to Denise Levertov.  Hosted by Dave Macpherson.




This monthly series will take place on the 2nd Saturday of each month beginning. 


Hosts
DM

David Macpherson

David Macpherson has been published a bunch of times. One was in Aim for the Head: Zombie Poetry from Write Bloody Press. He has been published 20 times by Every Day Fiction, which means he gets the complimentary EDF Golf Cart (still checking the mail for that puppy to show up... Read More →


7:00pm

Post Script - a poetry reading featuring J.D. Scrimgeour
The WCPA is pleased to sponsor a reading by the leaders of season seven of the Kunitz Boyhood Home Summer Writing Series at Bedlam Book Cafe.  The format will consist of a short open reading followed by a reading by the workshop leader. The readings are free and open to the public.

Readers/Speakers
avatar for J.D. Scrimgeour

J.D. Scrimgeour

Poetry & other Arts, Poetry & Nonfiction, Poetry about sport, Salem



Saturday September 14, 2019 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Bedlam Book Cafe 138 Greet St, Suite 1, Worcester, MA
 
Tuesday, September 17
 

7:00pm

New England Poetry Club Reading
New England Poetry Club Reading  : Series curator:: Doug Holder

Linda Conte-- Linda Haviland Conte is the author of Slow As A Poem (Ibbetson Street Press). Her poems are included in the anthologies City of Poets: 18 Boston Voices and Out of the Blue Writers Unite. A graduate of Connecticut College, she is currently serving as Treasurer of New England Poetry Club.

Hilary Sallick-- Poet and educator Hilary Sallick teaches reading and writing to adult learners in Somerville and serves as vice-president of the New England Poetry Club.

Mary Buchinger Bodwell-- Mary Buchinger, author of three collections of poetry, grew up on a farm in Michigan and served as a Peace Corps volunteer in Ecuador. She is President of the New England Poetry Club and teaches English and communication studies at MCPHS University in Boston.


Tuesday September 17, 2019 7:00pm - 9:00pm
Newton Free Library 330 Homer Street Newton, MA
 
Wednesday, September 18
 

6:30pm

Let's Write Poetry! A Four-Week Workshop Series
Are you a poet who’s looking to deepen your craft? Ever wanted to try your hand at poetry? Join local poet, editor, and literary coach Sara Letourneau for this 4-week workshop series that’s designed to inspire and energize you to write new poems, learn new techniques, and see your work in a new light. Each class will include craft talks, exercises, a close study of published poems, and sharing the previous week’s work for constructive feedback.

6:30 to 8:00 p.m. on the following dates:
 
Wednesday, September 18
Thursday, September 26
Wednesday, October 2
Thursday, October 10

$50 Members, $80 Guests (4-Wk Series)
$15 Members, $25 Guests Walk-in per session

Register here to reserve your spot: https://clients.mindbodyonline.com/ASP/main_enroll.asp?studioid=496886&tg=33&vt=449&lvl=&stype=-102&view=day&trn=0&page=&catid=&prodid=&date=09%2f18%2f19&classid=0&prodGroupId=&sSU=&optForwardingLink=&qParam=&justloggedin=&nLgIn=&pMode=0&loc=1




 
Tuesday, September 24
 

7:00pm

The Thirsty Lab Poetry Reading with Jonathan Blake
Limited Capacity seats available

The Thirsty Lab Poetry Series meets on the fourth (and fifth) Tuesday of each month at The Thirsty Lab in Princeton. Hosted by Susan Roney-O'Brien, the reading series features area and visiting poets. This month their feature will be Jonathan Blake.


Tuesday September 24, 2019 7:00pm - 9:00pm
The Thirsty Lab 206 Worcester Road, Princeton, MA

7:00pm

The Poetorium at Starlite Reading Series & Open Mic
The Poetorium at Starlite

Last Tuesday Night of the Month 7pm – 10pm
Open Mic Signup starts at 6:30pm
Admission: Free (but a hat will be passed to pay our feature)
Starlite Bar and Gallery, 39 Hamilton Street, Southbridge, MA

Please join us on September 24th for our new monthly open mic and featured poetry reading series The Poetorium at Starlite hosted by Paul Szlosek and Ron Whittle. It will be a full evening of poetry and spoken word starting with a brief interview on stage with the night’s featured poet TwiliteTommy (Co-Founder & Director of the Florence Poets Society, Executive Editor of Silkworm, and Host of the Twilite Poetry Pub on WXOJ FM) followed by a poetry reading by our feature, a 10 minute tribute to a dead poet by a guest reader, a short intermission, and then the open mic (with a 5 minute limit for each reader).

For more information, please contact us at: poetorium@protonmail.com




Co-Founder / Co-Host
avatar for Paul Szlosek

Paul Szlosek

Co-Founder/Co-Host, The Poetorium at Starlite
avatar for Ron Whittle

Ron Whittle

Co-Founder/Co-Host, The Poetorium at Starlite

Readers/Speakers
avatar for Tommy Twilite

Tommy Twilite

Co-Founder & Director, The Florence Poets Society



Tuesday September 24, 2019 7:00pm - 10:00pm
Starlite Bar & Gallery 39 Hamilton Street, Southbridge, MA, USA
 
Thursday, September 26
 

6:30pm

Let's Write Poetry! A Four-Week Workshop Series
Are you a poet who’s looking to deepen your craft? Ever wanted to try your hand at poetry? Join local poet, editor, and literary coach Sara Letourneau for this 4-week workshop series that’s designed to inspire and energize you to write new poems, learn new techniques, and see your work in a new light. Each class will include craft talks, exercises, a close study of published poems, and sharing the previous week’s work for constructive feedback.

6:30 to 8:00 p.m. on the following dates:
 
Wednesday, September 18
Thursday, September 26
Wednesday, October 2
Thursday, October 10

$50 Members, $80 Guests (4-Wk Series)
$15 Members, $25 Guests Walk-in per session

Register here to reserve your spot: https://clients.mindbodyonline.com/ASP/main_enroll.asp?studioid=496886&tg=33&vt=449&lvl=&stype=-102&view=day&trn=0&page=&catid=&prodid=&date=09%2f18%2f19&classid=0&prodGroupId=&sSU=&optForwardingLink=&qParam=&justloggedin=&nLgIn=&pMode=0&loc=1


7:00pm

Rozzie Reads Poetry and Open Mic
A free reading with 2 featured readers followed by an open microphone. Refreshments provided.


Thursday September 26, 2019 7:00pm - 9:00pm
Roslindale House 120 Poplar Street, Roslindale
 
Friday, September 27
 

6:30pm

The Dogtown Writers Festival
We would like to share with you a new event for writers coming in September of 2019! The Dogtown Writers Festival is for writers of all levels and includes nearly every genre. The Poetry workshop will be held at the T.S. Eliot House in Gloucester, MA. Further details to be released in May 2019.

Journalist Sandy Tolan, author Anita Diamant, and many more!

Friday September 27, 2019 6:30pm - 9:30pm
126 East Main Street Gloucester, MA
 
Saturday, September 28
 

9:00am

The Dogtown Writers Festival
The Gloucester Writers Center has designed a special event to provide multiple creative opportunities for writing in unique venues, using the theme of “place.”

The Dogtown Writers Festival is slated for Friday and Saturday, September 27-28, 2019. The festival kicks off on Friday evening with a pre-keynote cocktail reception followed by the Joseph Garland Keynote Address, given by award winning journalist and author, Sandy Tolan. Saturday includes several discussion panels in the morning, nine afternoon writing workshops, and an evening dinner to close the weekend. Many writing genres are covered including poetry, fiction, nonfiction, personal essay, and play-writing. There will also be a dedicated onsite workshop in Dogtown Common and a workshop specifically for high school students, ages 14-18.

All of the events will explore, through dialogue and writing, the themes of:
“Words in Place,” “Words Over Time,” and “Words in People—Voices of Cape Ann.”
The instructors, moderators, and panelists are an accomplished group of authors, actors, journalists, and teachers. The GWC is blessed to have secured such wonderful talent.

The many events planned are going to give writers at any level numerous ways in which to expand their skills and connect with other creative people.

There are only TEN tickets per workshop, so please don’t wait! Click on the link below for more information and to get your tickets now! 
https://gloucesterwriters.org/dogtown-writers-festival/

The Dogtown Writers Festival is generously funded in part by our incredible donors of the Gloucester Writers Center, the Mass Cultural Council and The Garland Legacy Project. The Gloucester Writers Center is a nonprofit 501(c) 3 public charity ·126 East Main Street, 
Gloucester MA. 01930

Saturday September 28, 2019 9:00am - 9:00pm
Gloucester Writers Center 126 East Main Street Gloucester
 
Sunday, September 29
 

3:00pm

The Winners’ Reading for the WCPA's 2019 Poetry Contest: The Frank O’Hara Prize
Join the winners of the WCPA's 2019 Annual Poetry Contest: The Frank O'Hara Prize for a reading of their work and the work of contest judge, Rachel McKibbens. There will be an opportunity to mingle over refreshments as well.

This year's winners include: First Prize - Carolyn Oliver, Second Prize - Jacqueline Morrill, Third Prize - Jennifer Freed, and Honorable Mention - bg Thurston. Contest Chairperson, Bob Gill, will moderate the ceremony.

Contest judge Rachel McKibbens is the author of blud (Copper Canyon Press, 2017), Into the Dark & Emptying Field (Small Doggies Press, 2013) and Pink Elephant(Cypher Books, 2009). McKibbens' is a two-time New York Foundation for the Arts poetry fellow and the 2009 Women of the World Poetry Slam champion. She co-curates the monthly reading series Poetry & Pie Night with poet Jacob Rakovan in upstate New York, and is the founder of The Pink Door Writing Retreat, an annual event open exclusively to women, femme, trans, gender-variant, and non-binary writers of color. She lives in Rochester, New York.

Please join us for what is always a fun, and inspiring, event.



Sunday September 29, 2019 3:00pm - 5:00pm
First Unitarian Church 90 Main St, Worcester, MA 01608
 
Wednesday, October 2
 

6:30pm

Let's Write Poetry! A Four-Week Workshop Series
Are you a poet who’s looking to deepen your craft? Ever wanted to try your hand at poetry? Join local poet, editor, and literary coach Sara Letourneau for this 4-week workshop series that’s designed to inspire and energize you to write new poems, learn new techniques, and see your work in a new light. Each class will include craft talks, exercises, a close study of published poems, and sharing the previous week’s work for constructive feedback.

6:30 to 8:00 p.m. on the following dates:
 
Wednesday, September 18
Thursday, September 26
Wednesday, October 2
Thursday, October 10

$50 Members, $80 Guests (4-Wk Series)
$15 Members, $25 Guests Walk-in per session

Register here to reserve your spot: https://clients.mindbodyonline.com/ASP/main_enroll.asp?studioid=496886&tg=33&vt=449&lvl=&stype=-102&view=day&trn=0&page=&catid=&prodid=&date=09%2f18%2f19&classid=0&prodGroupId=&sSU=&optForwardingLink=&qParam=&justloggedin=&nLgIn=&pMode=0&loc=1


7:00pm

WCPA Oct. 2019 Board Meeting
Join the board of the Worcester County Poetry Association for our monthly meeting. This is a working meeting, not a poetry reading. We welcome to the respectful input of the poetry community.

Meetings are held in the WCPA Office on the 2nd floor of the Sprinkler Factory (38 Harlow Street, Worcester). 

This is a great opportunity to learn more about how the board supports the rich literary history and creative energy of Central Massachusetts.

Readers/Speakers


 
Saturday, October 5
 

7:30pm

Munroe Saturday Nights, Lexington
Local poets will read poems based on local painters' work, and briefly discuss the process of turning image into poem. Paintings by Emily Passman, Jeanine Sobell Pastore, Deepak Das, Jaroslava O'Neil, Sudakshina Bhattacharya, and Laurel Smith will be displayed during the reading.

Readers/Speakers
avatar for Cammy Thomas

Cammy Thomas

Cammy Thomas’ first book of poems, Cathedral of Wish, received the 2006 Norma Farber First Book Award from the Poetry Society of America. Both it and her second book, Inscriptions, are published by Four Way Books. A fellowship from the Ragdale Foundation helped her complete Inscriptions... Read More →
avatar for Julia Lisella

Julia Lisella

Professor of English, Regis College
Julia Lisella is a poet and teacher. Her poetry books include Always (2014), Terrain (2007), and Love Song Hiroshima (2004), a chapbook. Her poems have been widely anthologized and appear in Alaska Quarterly Review, Ocean State Review, Valparaiso, Prairie Schooner, Crab Orchard Review... Read More →


Saturday October 5, 2019 7:30pm - 9:00pm
First Parish UU Church 26 North Street, Medfield, MA 02052
 
Sunday, October 6
 

1:00pm

2:00pm

Gilgamesh at the Worcester Art Museum
The WCPA is pleased to partner with the Worcester Art Museum to bring the epic of Gilgamesh alive through the work of Sebastian Lockwood.  Join us for this public performance on a Free First Sunday at Worcester Art Museum.

Storyteller and teacher, Sebastian Lockwood tells the great epics: Gilgamesh, Odysseus, Caesar, Beowulf, and Monkey. His studies in Classics and Anthropology at Boston University and Cambridge University in the UK laid the foundation for bringing these great tales into performance. Lockwood's performances are designed to take complex texts and make them accessible and exciting for audiences from 5 to 95. Lockwood has tutored and taught classes in higher education for 25 years

Co-Founder / Co-Host
Readers/Speakers


Sunday October 6, 2019 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Worcester Art Museum 55 Salisbury Street, Worcester, MA 01609
 
Thursday, October 10
 

6:30pm

Let's Write Poetry! A Four-Week Workshop Series
Are you a poet who’s looking to deepen your craft? Ever wanted to try your hand at poetry? Join local poet, editor, and literary coach Sara Letourneau for this 4-week workshop series that’s designed to inspire and energize you to write new poems, learn new techniques, and see your work in a new light. Each class will include craft talks, exercises, a close study of published poems, and sharing the previous week’s work for constructive feedback.

6:30 to 8:00 p.m. on the following dates:
 
Wednesday, September 18
Thursday, September 26
Wednesday, October 2
Thursday, October 10

$50 Members, $80 Guests (4-Wk Series)
$15 Members, $25 Guests Walk-in per session

Register here to reserve your spot: https://clients.mindbodyonline.com/ASP/main_enroll.asp?studioid=496886&tg=33&vt=449&lvl=&stype=-102&view=day&trn=0&page=&catid=&prodid=&date=09%2f18%2f19&classid=0&prodGroupId=&sSU=&optForwardingLink=&qParam=&justloggedin=&nLgIn=&pMode=0&loc=1




 
Friday, October 11
 

TBA

The Great Falls Word Festival - 4 Day Word Festival Oct 11-Oct 14th
For all info, please visit www.greatfallswordfestival.com

The Great Falls Word Festival
10 Year Celebration
Friday Oct 11th to Monday Oct 14th
Will be 4 days of Words
Of joy
Of rebellion
Of remembering
Of healing
Of calling out the injustices
Of

Now is the time to put in your proposals
More info will be on the web site soon www.greatfallswordfestival.com
At the moment the Venues are

The Shea Theater - large theater
The Shea Theater - downstairs intimate space (seats 40)
Two other store fronts
TBA

Friday -
The pop up bookstore will open at the Shea Theater
Performances 7:00 to 8:00
Performance 8:30

Saturday -
The pop up bookstore will open at 11:00 at the Shea Theater
Reading / workshops all day starting at Noon
Break for dinner
Night shows

Sunday
The pop up bookstore will open at 11:00 at the Shea Theater
Reading / workshops all day starting at Noon
Break for dinner
Night shows

Monday
The pop up bookstore will open at 11:00 at the Shea Theater
Reading / workshops all day starting at Noon
Break for dinner
7:00 Night show

Friday October 11, 2019 TBA
PO Box 838
 
Saturday, October 12
 

2:00pm

Long Play Poetry: a poetry listening party
A ninety-minute listening party of old poetry and spoken word LPs. There will be a variety of poets featured from Nikki Giovanni to Lord Buckley, Dylan Thomas to Denise Levertov.  Hosted by Dave Macpherson.




This monthly series will take place on the 2nd Saturday of each month beginning. 


Hosts
DM

David Macpherson

David Macpherson has been published a bunch of times. One was in Aim for the Head: Zombie Poetry from Write Bloody Press. He has been published 20 times by Every Day Fiction, which means he gets the complimentary EDF Golf Cart (still checking the mail for that puppy to show up... Read More →



 
Tuesday, October 22
 

7:00pm

The Thirsty Lab Poetry Reading with Polly Brown
Limited Capacity seats available

The Thirsty Lab Poetry Series meets on the fourth (and fifth) Tuesday of each month at The Thirsty Lab in Princeton. Hosted by Susan Roney-O'Brien, the reading series features area and visiting poets. This month their feature will be Polly Brown.


Tuesday October 22, 2019 7:00pm - 9:00pm
The Thirsty Lab 206 Worcester Road, Princeton, MA
 
Tuesday, October 29
 

7:00pm

The Thirsty Lab Poetry Reading with Kate Chadbourne
Limited Capacity seats available

The Thirsty Lab Poetry Series meets on the fourth (and fifth) Tuesday of each month at The Thirsty Lab in Princeton. Hosted by Susan Roney-O'Brien, the reading series features area and visiting poets. This month their feature will be Kate Chadbourne.


Tuesday October 29, 2019 7:00pm - 9:00pm
The Thirsty Lab 206 Worcester Road, Princeton, MA

7:00pm

The Poetorium at Starlite Reading Series & Open Mic

DESCRIPTIONThe Poetorium at Starlite

Last Tuesday Night of the Month 7pm – 10pm
Open Mic Signup starts at 6:30pm
Admission: Free (but a hat will be passed to pay our feature)
Starlite Bar and Gallery, 39 Hamilton Street, Southbridge, MA

Please join us on October 26th for our new monthly open mic and featured poetry reading series The Poetorium at Starlite hosted by Paul Szlosek and Ron Whittle. It will be a full evening of poetry and spoken word starting with a brief interview on stage with the night’s featured poet Howard J. Kogan (Author of Indian Summer and A Chill in the Air) followed by a poetry reading by our feature, a 10 minute tribute to a dead poet by a guest reader, a short intermission, and then the open mic (with a 5 minute limit for each reader).

For more information, please contact us at: poetorium@protonmail.com

Co-Founder / Co-Host
avatar for Paul Szlosek

Paul Szlosek

Co-Founder/Co-Host, The Poetorium at Starlite
avatar for Ron Whittle

Ron Whittle

Co-Founder/Co-Host, The Poetorium at Starlite

Readers/Speakers


Tuesday October 29, 2019 7:00pm - 10:00pm
Starlite Bar & Gallery 39 Hamilton Street, Southbridge, MA, USA
 
Sunday, November 3
 

1:00pm

POETRY; THE ART OF WORDS/MIKE AMADO MEMORIAL SERIES
POETRY FEATURES, REFRESHMENTS AND OPEN-MIC

Readers/Speakers

Sunday November 3, 2019 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Plymouth Public Library 132 South St, Plymouth, MA, 02360
 
Wednesday, November 6
 

7:00pm

WCPA Sept. 2019 Board Meeting
Join the board of the Worcester County Poetry Association for our monthly meeting. This is a working meeting, not a poetry reading. We welcome to the respectful input of the poetry community.

Meetings are held in the WCPA Office on the 2nd floor of the Sprinkler Factory (38 Harlow Street, Worcester). 

This is a great opportunity to learn more about how the board supports the rich literary history and creative energy of Central Massachusetts.

Readers/Speakers


 
Saturday, November 9
 

2:00pm

Long Play Poetry: a poetry listening party
A ninety-minute listening party of old poetry and spoken word LPs. There will be a variety of poets featured from Nikki Giovanni to Lord Buckley, Dylan Thomas to Denise Levertov.  Hosted by Dave Macpherson.




This monthly series will take place on the 2nd Saturday of each month beginning. 


Hosts
DM

David Macpherson

David Macpherson has been published a bunch of times. One was in Aim for the Head: Zombie Poetry from Write Bloody Press. He has been published 20 times by Every Day Fiction, which means he gets the complimentary EDF Golf Cart (still checking the mail for that puppy to show up... Read More →



 
Tuesday, November 26
 

7:00pm

The Thirsty Lab Poetry Reading with Jamie Samdahl
Limited Capacity seats available

The Thirsty Lab Poetry Series meets on the fourth (and fifth) Tuesday of each month at The Thirsty Lab in Princeton. Hosted by Susan Roney-O'Brien, the reading series features area and visiting poets. This month their feature will be Jamie Samdahl.


Tuesday November 26, 2019 7:00pm - 9:00pm
The Thirsty Lab 206 Worcester Road, Princeton, MA

7:00pm

The Poetorium at Starlite Reading Series & Open Mic
The Poetorium at Starlite

Last Tuesday Night of the Month 7pm – 10pm
Open Mic Signup starts at 6:30pm
Admission: Free (but a hat will be passed to pay our feature)
Starlite Bar and Gallery, 39 Hamilton Street, Southbridge, MA

Please join us on November 26th for our new monthly open mic and featured poetry reading series The Poetorium at Starlite hosted by Paul Szlosek and Ron Whittle. It will be a full evening of poetry and spoken word starting with a brief interview on stage with the night’s featured poet Doug Anderson (Author of Blues for Unemployed Secret Police and The Moon Reflected Fire) followed by a poetry reading by our feature, a 10 minute tribute to a dead poet by a guest reader, a short intermission, and then the open mic (with a 5 minute limit for each reader).

For more information, please contact us at: poetorium@protonmail.com


Co-Founder / Co-Host
avatar for Paul Szlosek

Paul Szlosek

Co-Founder/Co-Host, The Poetorium at Starlite
avatar for Ron Whittle

Ron Whittle

Co-Founder/Co-Host, The Poetorium at Starlite

Readers/Speakers


Tuesday November 26, 2019 7:00pm - 10:00pm
Starlite Bar & Gallery 39 Hamilton Street, Southbridge, MA, USA
 
Sunday, December 1
 

1:00pm

POETRY; THE ART OF WORDS/MIKE AMADO MEMORIAL SERIES
FEATURED POETS, REFRESHMENTS AND OPEN-MIC

Readers/Speakers

Sunday December 1, 2019 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Plymouth Public Library 132 South St, Plymouth, MA, 02360
 


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