Calendar of Events › Open reading opportunity

February 1, 2018

Jerry Wemple

THEME: All things Pennsylvania (on Groundhog’s Day Eve).

 

From a young age, Jerry Wemple noticed things and sometimes wrote about them. He still notices things, and sometimes writes about them.

He’s the author of three collections of poetry, numerous essays, and teaches in the creative writing program at Bloomsburg University.

 

MC: Richard Brook

Start: February 1, 2018 7:30 pm
End: February 1, 2018 9:00 pm
Venue: Bloomsburg Public Library
Address:
Market Street, Bloomsburg, PA, 17815, United States

January 4, 2018

Canceled – event and activity is moved to March 1, 2018

UPDATE!!! NO EVENT TODAY JANUARY 4, 2018

Due to weather and safety related concerns [sub zero wind chills],

this event is canceled for  January 4, 2018...The River Poets extends its apologies, but we want to see you in the future  

 

Start: January 4, 2018 7:30 pm
End: January 4, 2018 7:30 pm
Venue: Bloomsburg Public Library
Address:
Market Street, Bloomsburg, PA, 17815, United States

December 7, 2017

Andira Dodge & Ben Dodge

 

THEME: Metamorphosis Share poems of your own or of others that speak to: changes in life reflected in poetry; poems by an artist spanning his/her career; or a favorite subject expressed poetically across centuries.)

Andira Dodge – is a poet and photographer who lives in Greenwood Valley.  A Temple University graduate, she has published three books of poetry and writes almost every day, primarily sharing with a virtual audience. She enjoys exploring contemporary styles of writing that range from observations on nature to confessional memoir pieces.

Ben Dodge is a sophomore at Millville Area High School where his interest in writing has been encouraged through their Gifted program. He has had works published and enjoys blending his sometimes-eccentric interests with traditional prompts.

MC:  JoAnne Lindsey

Start: December 7, 2017 7:30 pm
End: December 7, 2017 9:00 pm
Venue: Bloomsburg Public Library
Address:
Market Street, Bloomsburg, PA, 17815, United States