Calendar of Events

February 4, 2021

Jerry Wemple – a live reading (only via Facebook or YouTube)

An event by Arts in Bloom of Bloomsburg University and the Big Dog Reading Series Online with Facebook Live and on YouTube

Go to The Arts in Bloom of Bloomsburg University Facebook page

or Arts in Bloom of Bloomsburg University YouTube channel

Jerry Wemple is the author of three full-length poetry collections including his recent collection Artemas and Ark: the Ridge and Valley Poems, released in October 2020 from Finishing Line Press. He is also the author of two poetry chapbooks and co-editor, with Marjorie Maddox, of the anthology Common Wealth: Contemporary Poets on Pennsylvania (PSU Press). His poetry and creative nonfiction work appear in numerous journals and anthologies, and have been published internationally in Ireland, Chile, and Canada.

Start: February 4, 2021 7:30 pm
End: February 4, 2021 9:00 pm
Venue: Via YouTube or facebook
Arts in Bloom of Bloomsburg University, Bloomsburg, 17815, United States

January 7, 2021

Still on hold – stay home, stay safe

We are still in the unknown phase of re-gathering,

We wait for the pandemic to ease, the library to open.

Know that we will get through this thing.

In the mean time – write, read, research; there are poems to discover and uncover.

Start: January 7, 2021 7:30 pm
End: January 7, 2021 7:30 pm
Venue: be home

December 3, 2020

December 3, 2020 no event is planned – be home

Due to the unknown state of the pandemic and running out of places to gather in large groups with social distancing accomodations –

River Poets have surrendered and postponed any readings until FEBRUARY 2021.

Please stay safe, read poetry, write poetry, perform poetry, memorize some lines.

Carry on, we will get through the uncertainties.

Start: December 3, 2020 7:30 pm
End: December 3, 2020 9:00 pm