WCPA Monthly Board Meeting

Join us for our monthly board meeting on Wednesday May 11th 2022 at 7 pm. Zoom link here. Meeting ID: 858 5771 2493   If you are interested in joining, please email ahead at WCPABoard@yahoo.com so that we may give you the meeting password.   Or, simply come join in person at our office at […]

Abraham Lincoln Walks At Midnight

Assumption Colege 500 Salisbury Street, Worcester, MA, United States

Presented By: Salisbury Singers In 2009, a series of unpublished works by the composer Florence Price (1887-1953) were discovered in an abandoned house in Illinois. Salisbury Singers brings to life one of these works, Abraham Lincoln Walks at Midnight, composed by the first African-American woman to be recognized as a symphonic composer. The text of […]

$12 – $25

Clemente Worcester Graduation 2022

American Antiquarian Society 185 Salisbury Street, Worcester, MA, United States

Join the 2022 Graduating class of Clemente Worcester on Sunday, May 15, 2002 2:00—4:00 PM The American Antiquarian Society 185 Salisbury St. Worcester, MA Guest Speaker: Jill Lepore, David Woods Kemper ’41 Professor of American History at Harvard University, staff writer at The New Yorker, and the host of The Last Archive podcast.   The […]

Booklovers’ Gourmet Open Mic Poetry Share

Booklovers' Gourmet 72 E. Main St., Webster, MA

Join us for a monthly round-robin-style, open poetry reading in a positive, supportive environment. Bring original pieces to share. Moderated by Robert Eugene Perry. Space is limited, please reserve your spot by email to: deb@bookloversgourmet.com or call 508-949-6232.

Poets At Large: Free Spoken Word Event

Community Plaza, 60 Douglas Road, Whitinsville, MA 60 Douglas, Whitinsville, MA, United States

The second in a series of free, spoken word/poetry readings will be held on May 22 from 2-4 p.m. at the Community Plaza, 60 Douglas Road, Whitinsville, MA from 2-4 p.m. The event will relocate to the Singh Center theater, if rain. An affiliation of regional poets will perform in this series which is split […]

Sid Hall Reading

Join us as we celebrate Sid Hall, Founder of Hobblebush Books and author of the new collected poems This Understated Land. This will be a virtual event and we ask that you register beforehand. To register, please click here. Once you register, with instructions on how to join will be sent to your email.   […]

A virtual Thirsty Lab with Eve Rifkah

Zoom Online Meeting , United States

The Thirsty Lab poetry reading, normally based out of Princeton, Mass., continues to meet virtually. On Tuesday, May 24, 2022, Eve Rifkah will be the featured reader. Visit the Zoom registration link to receive information on how to join the reading. Zoom will send you an e-mail with the meeting details and a link to […]

Free

Root and Press Poetry Extravaganza

Root and Press LLC 623 Chandler Street, Worcester, MA, United States

Open mic then our feature, the extraordinary Eve Rifkah. Beverages and desserts available. Sign up for the open mic at jfjr6969@gmail.com Support local poetry and an awesome venue. Join us! Eve Rifkah was co-founder of Poetry Oasis, Inc. (1998-2012), a non-profit poetry association dedicated to education and promoting local poets. Founder and editor of DINER, […]

A FREE virtual book discussion with author Jennifer Freed

  Join author Jennifer Freed on Zoom May 31 at 2:00 for an informal discussion of her new book, When Light Shifts.  In this book, Freed creates a memoir that evokes from multiple perspectives the aftermath of brain injury (in this case cerebral hemorrhage), touching on themes of identity and ability, loss and healing, and […]

A virtual Thirsty Lab with J.D. Scrimgeour

Virtual Event

    The Thirsty Lab poetry reading, normally based out of Princeton, Mass., continues to meet virtually. On Tuesday, May 31, 2022, J. D. Scrimgeour will be the featured reader. Visit the Zoom registration link to receive information on how to join the reading. Zoom will send you an e-mail with the meeting details and […]

Free