National Baseball Poetry Festival Contest

Worcester County

CONTEST INFORMATION STUDENTS GRADES 4-12 AND LITTLE LEAGUERS POETRY CONTEST The National Baseball Poetry Festival is a celebration of poetry whose themes focus on Baseball and/or Softball! The Festival takes […]

The Wanderer’s Tethering

Luth Concert Hall, Prior Performance Center 1 College Street, Worcester, MA, United States

Boston Lyric Opera returns to the Prior Performing Arts Center at Holy Cross with the song cycle “The Wanderer’s Tethering.” This piece, which BLO premiered in June 2023, combines poetry […]

Poetry Reading

Sheehan Building Worcester State University 486 Chandler St., Worcester, MA, United States

Bill O'Connell has been living in the Pioneer Valley in Massachusetts between the Connecticut River and Quabbin Reservoir since 1984. A retired social worker, he teaches literature and writing at […]

Clemente Worcester’s Speaker Series

Trinity Lutheran Fellowship Hall 73 Lancaster St, Worcester, MA, United States

in collaboration with our partners: The Worcester County Poetry Association, Trinity Lutheran Church and Worcester Art Museum Join us for in-depth discussions with writers, artists, and influencers of all dimensions. […]


Solo/Duet: Music & Poetry in Harmony

Woods Memorial Public Library 19 Pleasant St., Barre, Massachusetts, United States

A poetry and music series at the Woods Memorial Public Library. This Tuesday we are featuring poets Susan Roney-O'Brien & David Thoreen. Free and open to all!  Please stop by […]


Steve Veilleux's Home 112 Fabyan-Woodstock North Road, Grosvenordale, CT, United States

WHAT: Slightly Off-beat Poets Presents: Fred Gerhard & Tommy Twilite WHERE: Steve Veilleux’s home: 112 Fabyan-Woodstock Road N Grosvenordale, CT WHEN: Sunday April 14, 2024 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm WHAT […]

SOLO/DUET: Music & Poetry Series

Merriam Gilbert Library 3 West Main St., West Brookfield, MA, United States

An evening of poetry and music. Each evening will feature solo readings by area poets that will bookend a musical duet performance in the Merriam Gilbert library in West Brookfield, […]


Worcester Senior Center Hosts Humorist Joe Fusco Jr.

Worcester Senior Center 128 Providence St, Worcester, MA, United States

Worcester humorist/stand-up poet Joe Fusco Jr reads his latest musings, many from his new book 'Random Thoughts from A Curmudgeon,' then answers questions about the meaning of life. Free admission. […]

Charlton Library Celebrates National Poetry Month with an Open Mic night featuring Joe Fusco Jr.

Charlton Public Library 40 Main St., Charlton, MA, United States

Celebrate National Poetry Month at the Charlton Library by reading in the Open Mic and enjoying the musings of Joe Fusco Jr.Admission is free. Ample parking. Dexter Hall is an awesome space to be creative!Contact the library at 508-248-2219 to register for the open mic Joe Fusco Jr. is a well-seasoned humorist/stand-up poet from Worcester, […]