Volume 36 of The Worcester Review
will be mailed out later this month.

Join us on Monday, November 9th at 7:00pm
for the Launch Event with select readings and a discussion of life and works of Esther Forbes.

Clark University, 950 Main Street, Worcester
Goddard Library, Rare Book Room

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Upcoming Events

Download the October through December Poetry Calendar

Thursday, October 15 @ 6:00pm
Louise Bogan Chapter of the Massachusetts State
Poetry Society Monthly Meeting
Lunenburg Public Library, 1023 Massachusetts Avenue, Lunenburg

Saturday, October 17 and Sunday, October 18
Damfino Press Workshop featuring Rachel McKibbens
Registration Fee: $225 - more info at damfinopress.com

Sunday, October 18 @ 2:00pm
Rodger Martin Reading
Princeton Art Society, 18 Boylston Avenue, Princeton

Thursday, October 22 @ 7:45pm
A Granite State Evening With Laureates Three: Benefit Fundraiser featuring Alice Fogel, Marie Harris, and Pat Fargnoli
The Common Man Restaurant House Chambers Room Concord, N.H.
$20 with all funds going toward the Poetry Society of
New Hampshire’s Poet Laureate Fund
Reserve your seat now: 603-525-4715 or 603-228-4511
Limited seating, pre-talk, private dinner with the laureates, 6 p.m.
Complimentary music by N.H. poet/musician Bob Moore
For prices, call Rodger Martin, 603-525-4715

Friday, October 23 @ 7:00pm
Paul McMahon @ Worcester Storytellers
Annie's Book Stop, 65 James Street, Worcester

Saturday, October 24 @ 7:00pm
Jenith Charpentier @ the Fourth Saturday Open Mic
Barnes & Noble,  Lincoln Plaza, 541  Lincoln Plaza, 541 Lincoln Street, Worcester

Sunday, October 25 @ 3:00pm
Poems for our Parents: An Evening of Poetry
HeartWell Institute, 1015 Pleasant Street, Worcester
Suggested Donation: $10 - Organized by James Nicola

Monday, October 26 @ 7:00pm
Free Peoples Artists Workshop
Annie’s Book Stop, 65 James Street, Worcester

Tuesday, October 27 @ 7:00pm
Curt Curtin @ The Thirsty Lab Poetry Series
The Thirsty Lab, Route 31, Princeton

Wednesday, October 28 @ 3:30pm
Dr. Rala Diakite - Italian Poetry @ Fitchburg State
Fitchburg State University: Conlon Hall, Kent Recital Hall, 160 Pearl Street, Fitchburg

Wednesday, October 28 @ 7:00pm
BeSpoken Reading
starlite Art Gallery, 39 Hamilton Street, Southbridge


Sunday, November 1 @ 3:00pm
Three Poets @ Concord Literary Festival
Tom Daley, Rebecca Kaiser Gibson, and Kathy Nilsson
Upstairs at The Umbrella, 40 Stow Street, Concord

Wednesday, November 4 @ 7:00pm
WCPA Board Meeting
WCPA Offices, 1 Ekman Street, Worcester
Open to the Public

Visit the Planning Calendar for future event dates
Worcester County Poetry Association / 1 Ekman Street, Worcester, MA 01607 / 508-797-4770 / wcpaboard@yahoo.com

Eleanor Vincelette performed Walt Whitman's "O Captain My Captain"
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The WCPA has produced many fantastic broadsides over the past 4 decades.  Enjoy these samples from the WCPA archives.
Elizabeth Bishop
Centenary Celebration

Go to the EB100 Exhibit
All the untidy activity continues, awful but cheerful.
"The Bight"

Worcester County Poetry Association
Established 1971

Thank you to the WPI and Gregory Stockmal Fund for another successful tribute to Gregory Stockmal and his relationship with Stanley Kunitz.