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June 6, 2019

June 6, 2019 6:00 PM First Thursday Poetry: In Lewisburg


THEME:  Another town experienceA picnic in Lewisburg’s Hufnagle Park, between 5th & 6th Streets, Market & St Louis Streets – a group trek along the Poetry Path, food for the body and the mind – no MC or leader. Please meander or walk about the town – already occupied but waiting to be discovered.  Carpooling possibly?

MC: Host-less. We are in it together

Start: June 6, 2019 6:00 pm
End: June 6, 2019 8:45 pm
Venue: Hufnagle Park
Lewisburg , United States

July 11, 2019

July 11, 2019 Featured Poet: S. E. Gilman

THEME: Summer Garden. Bring poems about gardens. Bring cut flowers. 


S.E. Gilman has published articles, short fiction, and poems since the 1970s and with some amazement, she’s still writing.  She teaches writing at Bloomsburg University and was a featured speaker on campus in the Big Dog Reading Series.  Her work has appeared in Meat for Tea, Word Fountain, The Portland Review, The Distillery, Permafrost, Stone Drum, Interstate, and other small press magazines  She used to be a beautiful young flower and now she is an old fruit.  But now she has a doctorate.

MC: Janet Locke 

Start: July 11, 2019 7:30 pm
End: July 11, 2019 9:00 pm
Venue: Bloomsburg Public Library
Market Street, Bloomsburg , PA, 17815, United States

August 1, 2019

August 1, 2019 First Thursday Poetry at Kocher Park, Lightstreet


THEME- Mad Shakespeare in the Park

Middle ages Ad-Libs; from Burnham Woods to Penn’s Woods in Kocher Park – centuries and miles apart may reveal a bard in the Park or something.

ou do not have to go all Shakespeare, feel free to bring a summer psalm, song, haiku or two, a poem, a descriptive piece of prose; but if Shakespeare calls to you, answer him.

MC: Michael DeMarco

Start: August 1, 2019 7:00 pm
End: August 1, 2019 8:45 pm
Venue: Kocher Park
Lightstreet, PA, United States