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April 8, 2021

Second Thursday Poetry via Zoom April 8,2021

Theme: In Bloom.  Seeds to flowers, relationships, even Bloomsburg, let your imagination bloom.

Zoom room opens 7PM, reading starts at 7:30PM

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MC: Steven Concert

Start: April 8, 2021 7:00 pm
End: April 8, 2021 8:30 pm
Venue: Zoom
Address:, PA, 17815, United States

March 5, 2021 – March 25, 2021

Submit poems for a display experiment: Word about Town

Word about Town

River Poets would like to place poems in store front windows of [willing] businesses in a project called ‘Word about Town’.  Poems should be viewable from April 1 through April 30,2021.

Poetry should be submitted as a Word attachment or pdf.

Deadline for submissions is March 25, 2021.

  • Single letter-page [8 ½ x 11 inch) length poems are strongly encouraged for ease of presentation and display. A maximum of three [3] poems per poet may be submitted.
  • The poem(s) should have the poet’s name at the lower right corner of the page. Contact information (name, address, email, phone number) must be provided in the email with the submitted poem[s].
  • Poems will be accepted with the understanding that all copyrights belong to the creator of the poem. Poems will be returned to the poet unless River Poets is instructed otherwise.
  • Not all poems submitted may be placed or displayed. There is no fee required and no payment offered in this project.
Start: March 5, 2021 8:00 am
End: March 25, 2021 5:00 pm
Venue: Bloomsburg
Address: , Bloomsburg , PA, 17815, United States

March 4, 2021

Poet Laureates via Zoom

Theme: Poet Laureates.  From small towns to  national inaugural events, poets inspire us with words.  Bring poems that honor your favorite Poet Laureate.  Or just share some of their inspiring work with us.  Zoom room opens 7PM, reading starts at 7:30PM

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MC: Tara Holdren

Start: March 4, 2021 7:00 pm
End: March 4, 2021 8:30 pm
Venue: Zoom
Address:, United States