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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

January 4, 2018

Everyone is a featured reader plus Word-shopping, White Elephant Sale, & Winter Party

Welcome 2018!

THEME: Word-shopping and Open Reading

Magnetic poetry board, word dice, photos, phrases to get the new year started with a creative angle.

A chance to share works in progress.

The annual white elephant stuff sale (things you may have acquired last year and wish to move on- benefiting you with space and the River Poets with money)

 

 

 

MC: A motley crew of poets

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

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