Happy National Poetry Month!
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Tuesday, April 14 @ 7:00pm
Walt Whitman Poetry Event featuring Stephen Collins
Fitchburg Public Library, 610 Main Street, Fitchburg

Wednesday, April 15 @ 4:00pm
Lavigne Lecture Series featuring Julianna Baggott
Anna Maria College, Zecco Performing Arts Center
50 Sunset Lane, Paxton

Wednesday, April 15 @ 4:00pm
Teen Poetry Event
Fitchburg Public Library, 610 Main Street, Fitchburg

Wednesday, April 15 @ 6:30pm
Poetry Reading by Gail Thomas
Athol Public Library, 568 Main St, Athol

Thursday, April 16 @ 2:45pm
Poetry reading by Sandra Lim and Anna Ross
Judith O'Connell Hoyer Poetry Reading Series
Worcester State University, Eager Auditorium, Sullivan Building
486 Chandler Street, Worcester

Thursday, April 16 @ 5:30pm
An Evening of Wine, Cheese and Healing Words with Jennifer Freed
The Saint Vincent Cancer & Wellness Center, Wellness Library,
One Eaton Place, Second Floor, Suite 25, Worcester, MA
Free and open to the public.  Free parking.

Thursday, April 16 @ 6:30pm
Poetry in the Round with Brad Davis and Friends
Jacob Edward Library, 236 Main Street, Southbridge

Thursday, April 16 @ 6:30pm
Celebrate National Poetry Month
Lunenburg Public Library, 1023 Massachusetts Avenue, Lunenburg
Sponsored by the Louise Bogan Chapter of MSPS

Thursday, April 16 @ 7:30pm
Jazz with a side of Poetry
Listen to the poetry of Gluck, Hugs, Ra, Baldwin and Radnoti
backed by Rich Falco and his “crack” WPI Big Band.
WCUW 91.3, 910 Main Street, Worcester
$7.00 cover

Friday, April 17 @ 7:30pm
An Evening of Friendly Sharing
Worcester Friends Meeting House,  901 Pleasant Street, Worcester

Saturday, April 18 @ 10am
Poem in Your Pocket Workshop
Princeton Public Library, 2 Town Hall Drive, Princeton

Monday, April 20 @ 9:15pm
Rushelle Frazier CD and Chapbook Release Party
The Dirty Gerund Poetry Show
Open Mic, 2 20-minute sets, DG House band, Check it Out!
Ralph's Diner, 148 Grove Street, Worcester

Tuesday, April 21 @ 6:30pm
MegaSlam2015: The Battle For Worcester II: This time it's personal …
Worcester's most ginormous poetry event returns, with representatives from nearly every poetry reading, slam, journal or salon operating in the city. Hosted by poet & journalist Victor D. Infante.
Worcester Public Library, 3 Salem Square, Worcester

Wednesday, April 22 @ 7:00pm
Poetry Reading and Book Signing
featuring Mike True, Henry Lyman and Margaret LLoyd
Worcester State University, Student Center, Fallon Room, 486 Chandler Street, Worcester

Friday, April 24 @ 7:00pm
Glenn D'Alessio @ Worcester Storyteller's
Annie's Book Stop, 65 James Street, Worcester

Saturday, April 25 @ 3:30pm
Poetry Reading with Jennifer Freed
Booklovers’ Gourmet, 55 East Main Street, Webster

Saturday, April 25 @ 7:00pm
Doug Behm @ the Fourth Saturday Open Mic
Barnes & Noble,  Lincoln Plaza, 541 Lincoln Street, Worcester

Sunday, April 26 @ 2:00pm
Helen Marie Casey @ Berlin 1870 Town Hall
Open Mic and Poetry Reading
12 Woodward Ave, Berlin

Sunday, April 26 @ 2:00pm
Celebrate National Poetry Month - GALA Poetry Open Mic
Gardener Area League of Artists (GALA) Art Center
205 School Street, Gardner

Sunday, April 26 @ 5:00pm
Scott Wannberg performed by Victor Infante @ The Hangover Hour
Nick’s Restaurant & Bar, 124 Millbury Street, Worcester

Sunday, April 26 @ 6:30pm
Lea Deschenes @ Nick’s Restaurant & Bar
124 Millbury Street, Worcester

Tuesday, April 28 @ 7:00pm
Open Mic in Honor of National Poetry Month
The Thirsty Lab Poetry Series
The Thirsty Lab, Route 31, Princeton

Wednesday, April 29th @ 5:30pm
2nd Annual Community Poetry Reading
Fitchburg Public Library, 610 Main Street, Fitchburg

Visit the Planning Calendar for future event dates
Many thanks to all those who entered the
2015 WCPA Annual Poetry Contest:
The Frank O’Hara Prize.

Submission are closed.

Winner's will be announced this summer
and a reading will take place in September.

Worcester County Poetry Association / 1 Ekman Street, Worcester, MA 01607 / 508-797-4770 / wcpaboard@yahoo.com

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