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September 7, 2023

Jerry Wemple

Featured Poet: Jerry Wemple

Theme: September Songs

The autumnal landscape is on our immediate horizon, summer fading in our rear-view mirror.

What song will you be singing to September?

At the Bloomsburg Public Library; beginning at 7:30 pm

MC: Dave Barsky

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

August 3, 2023

BRASH at Kocher Park

 Theme: BRASH

BRASH is known for writing ekphrastic poetry [inspired by art]. The chapbook Bloomings was written to art in various locations in Bloomsburg a number of years ago. 

Hear our own River Poet BRASH tell tales in poetic form. Share your own poems about when you acted brashly, confident but aggressive, or observed someone else acting that way.

Starting at 7 PM lasting until sunset

MC: Steve Englehardt


Start: August 3, 2023 7:00 pm
End: August 3, 2023 7:00 pm
Lightstreet, PA, 17839, United States

July 6, 2023

July 6, 2023 – 7 PM Songs for the Susquehanna

Join us at the end of Market Street near the river as we share poetry from Songs for the Susquehanna.

Another option bring your own river poems to share.

earlier start time   7 PM -8:30 PM

Bloomsburg Town Park

Start: July 6, 2023 7:00 pm
End: July 6, 2023 7:00 pm
Venue: Bloomsburg Town Park
Market St & the River, Bloomsburg, 17815