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July 11, 2019

July 11, 2019 Featured Poet: S. E. Gilman

THEME: Summer Garden. Bring poems about gardens. Bring cut flowers. 


S.E. Gilman has published articles, short fiction, and poems since the 1970s and with some amazement, she’s still writing.  She teaches writing at Bloomsburg University and was a featured speaker on campus in the Big Dog Reading Series.  Her work has appeared in Meat for Tea, Word Fountain, The Portland Review, The Distillery, Permafrost, Stone Drum, Interstate, and other small press magazines  She used to be a beautiful young flower and now she is an old fruit.  But now she has a doctorate.

MC: Janet Locke 

Start: July 11, 2019 7:30 pm
End: July 11, 2019 9:00 pm
Venue: Bloomsburg Public Library
Market Street, Bloomsburg , PA, 17815, United States

August 1, 2019

August 1, 2019 First Thursday Poetry at Kocher Park, Lightstreet


THEME- Mad Shakespeare in the Park

Middle ages Ad-Libs; from Burnham Woods to Penn’s Woods in Kocher Park – centuries and miles apart may reveal a bard in the Park or something.

ou do not have to go all Shakespeare, feel free to bring a summer psalm, song, haiku or two, a poem, a descriptive piece of prose; but if Shakespeare calls to you, answer him.

MC: Michael DeMarco

Start: August 1, 2019 7:00 pm
End: August 1, 2019 8:45 pm
Venue: Kocher Park
Lightstreet, PA, 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