National Baseball Festival

Homewood Suites 1 Washington Square, Worcester, Massachusetts, United States

8:30 – 11:00 AM Coffee with Poets & Visitors, Lobby, Homewood Suites by Hilton Worcester

John Hodgen Library Reading Series: Concord Edition

Concord Public Library 129 Main Street, Concord, Massachusetts, United States

John Hodgen reads in the Goodwin Forum with Henry Walters and Charles Coe on Sunday May 5th. Come listen! John Hodgen is the Writer-in-Residence at Assumption University in Worcester, MA, and […]

Blacksmith Poetry Reading Series: Heather Tressler

Brattle Street 56 Brattle Street, Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States

Auguries & Divinations, winner of the 2023 May Sarton New Hampshire Poetry Prize, tracks a young woman’s coming of age, attuned to the unspoken liabilities of women’s lives, the suburban […]


SOLO/DUET Poetry & Music Series

Merriam-Gilbert Library 3 W. Main Street, West Brookfield, Massachusetts, United States

Each evening will feature solo readings by area poets book-ended by a musical duet. This program is made possible by the West Brookfield Cultural Council as supported by the Massachusetts […]

The Poetry Extravaganza Featuring Kate Gregoire

Redemption Rock Brewery 333 Shrewsbury St,, Worcester, MA, United States

Join us on Tuesday, May 7th from 6:00-8:30 pm for an evening of poetry, humor, and contemplation.Two open-mic sessions sandwich our feature poet Kate Gregoire. Sign up for the open-mic […]

Third Annual “Poet-Pourri”

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

{Poetpourri} Local poets, storytellers and humorists will read from their latest musings. A night that won’t soon be forgotten. Featuring: Cheryl Bonin Tarique Cooper Laura DiCaronimo Judith Ferrara Joe Fusco […]

Bill Tremblay: The Luminous Racetrack

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

The Luminous Racetrack is a collection of frank and lyrical poems based on Bill Tremblay's childhood and youth in Southbridge, Massachusetts. It is a uniquely intimate coming-of-age story and a masterful […]

Worcester Writers’ Collective Writing Workshop

Redemption Rock Brewery 333 Shrewsbury St,, Worcester, MA, United States

Come one, come all to the weekly meetings of the WWC.  On May 14th we celebrate our one FULL year of standard operations!  6-7 Free Writing Time 7-9 Reading and […]