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May 2, 2019

May 2, 2019 First Thursday Poetry: JoAnne Growney & Richard Brook


THEME:  Silver-versary River Poets Founders JoAnne Growney and Richard Brookare twenty-five years deep into the mysteries, rhythms, and rhymes of words.  The inaugural RP reading was in May 1994, and so we eat cake to celebrate 25 big years!

MC: Sue Brook

Start: May 2, 2019 7:30 pm
End: May 2, 2019 9:00 pm
Venue: Bloomsburg Public Library
Market Street, Bloomsburg, PA, 17815, United States

August 22, 2019

River Poets Planning Meeting

Planning for the future in under 2 hours!

Bring dinner, a beverage, ideas, suggestions

Start: August 22, 2019 6:00 pm
End: August 22, 2019 7:45 pm
Venue: Bloomsburg Public Library
Market Street , Bloomsmburg , PA, 17815, United States

September 5, 2019

September 5, 2019 First Thursday Poetry: Everyone, man

THEME: We’ve got the Beats

Jack Kerouac, Allen Ginsberg, Gary Snyder, Gregory Corso, Diane Di Prima, Anne Waldman, Peter Orlovski, and others were mid-twentieth century poets and writers as well as post-Second World War witnesses to the arrival of the atomic age, existentialism, nihilism, and dynamic forces in poetry – two atomic bombs threatened the world order; we have more to worry about now.

MC: Steven Concert

Start: September 5, 2019 7:30 pm
End: September 5, 2019 9:00 pm
Venue: Bloomsburg Public Library
Market Street, Bloomsburg , PA, 17815, United States