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January 5, 2023

Wild nights – Wild nights with Emily Dickinson & Friends

Happy New Year.

January 5, 2023 

Theme: “Wild nights – Wild nights!” with Emily Dickinson & Friends…except this will be one night instead of many. Join us to celebrate this American poet’s words, and share you favorite Emily poem(s).

7:30 pm to 9 pm                                                          MC: Danny Robinson

Start: January 5, 2023 7:30 pm
End: January 5, 2023 7:30 pm
Venue: Bloomsburg Public Library
Address:
Market Street , Bloomsburg, 17815, United States

February 2, 2023

Jerry Wemple

2/2/2023 -  Jerry Wemple

Theme:   Halfway There ~ Are you inspired by Tommy & Gina? How far must one travel before they are coming and no longer going?

7:30 PM to 9 PM

MC: TBD

Jerry Wemple ~ Jerry is a poet, nonfiction writer, and editor who writes frequently about central Pennsylvania, a place parts of his family has lived since the 1700s. He is the author of three poetry collections. His first was selected by Pulitzer Prize-winner Yusef Komunyakaa for the Naomi Long Madgett Poetry Award. He is co-editor, along with Marjorie Maddox, of the anthology Common Wealth: Contemporary Poets on Pennsylvania. They are at work on another PAfocused poetry anthology. Wemple is also editing an essay anthology focused on rural Pennsylvania. He is a professor of English at Bloomsburg University.

Start: February 2, 2023 7:30 pm
End: February 2, 2023 7:30 pm
Venue: Bloomsburg Public Library
Address:
Market Street , Bloomsburg , 17815, United States

March 2, 2023

Deborah Reed Filanowski

March 2, 2023

Theme: the feminine in all its forms ~ Think about how we assign gender to so many things. What do woman and gender and feminine even mean to us?

7:30 to 9 PM                                                                     MC: Steven Concert

Deborah Reed Filanowski – a poet, Deborah was born in West Virginia, adulted in Pennsylvania. She has one chapbook …and guppies eat their young published by Plan B Press in 2001, 2003, and 2011. Deborah has hosted open mics and poetry festivals in Schuylkill County, PA, and has been a featured reader in PA, NYC, and Florida. She resides in Selinsgrove, PA.

Start: March 2, 2023 7:30 pm
End: March 2, 2023 7:30 pm
Venue: Bloomsburg Public Library
Address:
Market Street , Bloomsburg , PA, 17815, United States