Betsy's Backyard Stage 185 Arvidson Road, Woodstock, MA, United States

    Featuring Richard Fox! Richard Fox seeks three-decker rainbows, fluent scout dogs, and illuminating espresso. When not writing about rock ’n roll or youthful transgressions, his poems focus on […]

Through the Rear View

Brooks Concert Hall College of the Holy Cross, Worcester, MA, United States

Join us for an evening of poetry and music, Through The Rear View. The concert features musical adaptations of poems about time, memory, and the past, performed by Jennifer Ashe […]

Annual Gregory Stockmal Reading

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

The 2022 Annual Gregory Stockmal  in Assumption University's Curtiss Hall After a two-year hiatus, we are excited to once again host the annual Gregory Stockmal Reading on Thursday, September 22, 2022.  The […]

Winners’ Reading for the 2022 Frank O’Hara Prize

First Unitarian Church 90 Main Street, Worcester, MA

Join the winners of the WCPA’s 2022 Annual Poetry Contest: The Frank O’Hara Prize for a reading of their work and the work of contest judge Usman Hameedi. There will […]

Free People’s Workshop

WCPA Office @ Salisbury House 61 Harvard St., Worcester MA, MA, United States

Artists, poets. musicians, dramatists, etc. meet to discuss and share their work. Constructive critique is encouraged.    

Artists Who Are Poets/Poets Who Are Artists Reading

TidePool Bookshop 372 Chandler St. Unit 101, Worcester, MA

Featuring Susan Elizabeth "Beth" Sweeney! Susan Elizabeth (Beth) Sweeney’s poems have appeared in Diner, Worcester Review, Journal of Irish Literature, and elsewhere, and won an Academy of Poets Prize, a Frank O’Hara […]

A Virtual Thirsty Lab with B.G. Thurston

Zoom Online Meeting , United States

The Thirsty Lab poetry reading, normally based out of Princeton, Mass., continues to meet virtually. On Tuesday, September 27, 2022, bg Thurston will be the featured reader. bg Thurston received […]

The NOH Place Poetry Anthology Launch

Worcester State University 486 Chandler Street, Worcester, MA, United States

The Noh Place Poetry Anthology will have its official launch in the Multi-Purpose room in SRH 109 of Sheehan Hall on the campus of Worcester State University on Sunday 10/2, […]


E.Bishop Grave at Hope Cemetary 119 Webster St., Worcester, MA, United States

MEMORIAL POETRY READING FOR ELIZABETH BISHOP AND LAURA MENIDES Tuesday, Oct. 4, 2022, 10 am Hope Cemetery 119 Webster Street, Worcester Join us at Elizabeth Bishop’s grave to mark the […]