Events
Saturday, May 7th, 2016 12:30pm - 2:30am

We often find ourselves stuck, staring at the page waiting for words to arrive. Sometimes they hide in a black hole inside our heads and refuse to come. But we can coax them out with a simple poetic device. In this workshop, imagining the Poem, learn to lure the muse  and stretch your imagination. Lenny DellaRocca has had more than 200 poems appear in more than 150 lit mags since 1980, including: Fairy Tale Review, Seattle Review, Poet Lore, Poem, Sun Dog and The Laurel Review. Chiron Review nominated him for a Pushcart Prize. He has new poems forthcoming in 2River View, Chiron Review … Read more >

Wednesday, June 1st, 2016 10:30am - 12:30pm

Save the Date to join us in spreading the love of poetry at our annual summertime poetry reading at Sunrise Assisted Living Facility. Our poetry troupe will take to the mic to read poems of summer, heat, and blossoms. Our volunteers are also known to sing romantic songs of yesteryear. Please bring 5 (single page) poems, your own or your favorites. Feel free to sing some golden oldie love songs related to the theme of summer, as this group really responds to the lyrics and poetry of music! Sunrise always has a large audience to welcome us. I hope you will join us for this rewarding … Read more >

Wednesday, June 8th, 2016 12:30pm - 2:30pm

We invite you to join us for a round-robin poetry reading in the beautiful Green Cay Wetlands Nature Preserve. We will spend a lovely afternoon reading poetry informally around the circle in the Green Cay Club House Community Room. Please bring up to four poems (favorites, or your own) to share with the group. *Please bring a light wrap or jacket as the room may be cold. **Please be prompt as we will start to read at 12:30. Read more >