Please join us as we present the
2016 Stanley Kunitz Award
to Dan Lewis.

Thursday, July 28, 2016
6:30 to 8:30 pm

Worcester Historical Society
Fletcher Auditorium
30 Elm Street, Worcester

Free and open to the public

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Wednesday, June 1 @ 7:00pm
WCPA Board Meeting
WCPA Office, 1 Ekman Street, Worcester
Open to the Public

Sunday, June 5 @ 7:00pm
Regional Slam @ 7 Hills Slam
Sahara Restaurant, 143 Highland Street, Worcester

Thursday, June 9 @ 6:30pm
The Literary Arts Open Mic
Tatnuck Bookseller, 18 Lyman St, Westboro

Thursday, June 9 @ 7:00pm
Paul M. Szlosek @ The Street Beat
WCPA Offices, 1 Ekman Street, Worcester

Sunday, June 12 @ 2:00pm
Gala Poetry Open Mic
Gala Arts Gallery, 135 Front St. Winchendon

Thursday, June 16 - 8:00am thru 10:00pm
WCPA 21st Annual Bloomsday Ramble
various locations throughout Worcester
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Thursday, June 16 @ 6:00pm
Louise Bogan Chapter of the Massachusetts State
Poetry Society Monthly Meeting
Lunenburg Public Library, 1023 Massachusetts Avenue, Lunenburg

Thursday, June 16 @ 8:00pm
hot spot open mic - poetry, music, performance, etc.
3-5 minute time slots - $3-5 suggested donation
Nine Dot Gallery, 763 Main Street, Worcester

Saturday, June 18 @ 1:00pm
Stanley Kunitz Boyhood Home Summer Writing Series
Finding Translucence with Rodger Martin
Advanced registration required - $20 workshop fee
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Monday, June 20 @ 7:00 pm
The Heart Aroused - Summer edition
featuring poets John Hodgen, Carol Hobbs, and Susan Roney O'Brien
The HeartWell Institute, 1015 Pleasant Street, Worcester, MA
Free with a suggested donation of $10 to support HeartWell

Wednesday, June 22 @ 7:00pm
starlite Poetry
starlite Art Gallery, 39 Hamilton Street, Southbridge

Thursday, June 23 @ 6:30pm
Gian Lombardo @ The Literary Arts Open Mic
Tatnuck Bookseller, 18 Lyman St, Westboro

Friday, June 24 @ 7:00pm
Sharon Yang @ Worcester Storytellers
Annie's Book Stop, 65 James Street, Worcester

Saturday, June 25 @ 7:00pm
Catherine Reed @ The Fourth Saturday Open Mic
Barnes & Noble, Lincoln Street, Worcester

Monday, June 27 @ 7:00pm
Free Peoples Artists Workshop
Annie’s Book Stop, 65 James Street, Worcester

Tuesday, June 28 @ 7:00pm
Susan Roney-O’Brien @ The Thirsty Lab Poetry Series
The Thirsty Lab, Route 31, Princeton

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