Worcester County Poetry Association
Established 1971
Worcester County Poetry Association, PO Box 804, Worcester, MA 01613 / 508-797-4770 / wcpaboard@yahoo.com

WCPA Planning Calendar

Listed here are dates for future programming  or events that are still in development.
Check WCPA Home page for events coming up over the next few weeks.

2018


Thursday, February 8 - Elizabeth Bishop Gravesite Reading
this event can only happen if someone volunteers to organize it - contact wcpaboard@yahoo.com if you are interested

Saturday, February 10 - WCPA Annual Meeting with featured performer Jenith Charpentier

March 21 - Princeton Library poetry reading

Sunday, April 1st - WCPA Annual Poetry Contest: The Frank O'Hara Prize submission deadline

Sunday, April 8th - WCPA College Poetry Contest Reading, Worcester Public Library, Main Branch, 3 Salem Square

Wednesday, April 11th and April 25th - Common Threads poetry discussion group

Sunday, April 15th - A Celebration of Echo & Spark @ Worcester State University

Sunday, April 22nd - In Just - Spring @ Tower Hill Botanic Garden

Saturday, June 16 - Bloomsday

Thursday, July 26 - Stanley Kunitz Medal Ceremony

Sunday, September 23 - WCPA Annual Contest: The Frank O'Hara Prize Winners' Reading and Reception
link to 2018 Contest page

Friday, September 28 - A Tale of Two Cities, Worcester - USA & UK - a poetry reading by participants in a cross-Atlantic experiment
link to the Facebook event

Friday, October 6 - Elizabeth Bishop Gravesite Reading, Hope Cemetery, Worcester
this event can only happen if someone volunteers to organize it - contact wcpaboard@yahoo.com if you are interested

Wednesday, October 24 - Annual Gregory Stockmal Reading featuring Eleanor Wilner
Assumption College, Curtis Hall Auditorium, Tsotsis Family Academic Center - 7:00pm

Thursday, November 8 -  T.S. Eliot's Four Quartets recited by John Farrell of Figures of Speech Theatre
Holy Cross College, Smith Hall, Rehm Library - 7:00pm
link to event info


2019

Friday, February 8 - Elizabeth Bishop Gravesite Reading
this event can only happen if someone volunteers to organize it - contact wcpaboard@yahoo.com if you are interested

Saturday, March 30 - Kids Poetry Festival @ Holden Library
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