Marin Poetry Center

Life, Death & Poetry: A Workshop

Marin Poetry Center’s Youth Ambassador Program, in collaboration with the Problem Library, presents… Life, Death & Poetry: A Workshop Sunday, August 20, 1-2pm 1288 15th Ave, San Francisco, CA 94122 In “Life, Death, & Poetry,” we invite the public to participate in a four-part poetry and art workshop revolving around our interpretations of the stages… Continue reading Life, Death & Poetry: A Workshop

Gathering Stones: Writing Poetry by the River with Emilie Lygren

August 14th -  18th SF State Sierra Nevada Field Campus Host: Emilie Lygren Join Emilie for a supportive, generative workshop focused on writing poetry at the beautiful Sierra Nevada Field Campus. To craft poems we’ll look inward, pulling from our own memories and experiences, and turn our attention outward, observing organisms and landscape features. Prompts will… Continue reading Gathering Stones: Writing Poetry by the River with Emilie Lygren

Launch Party for Walking Backward

SATURDAY, September 16th, 4 PM Sausalito Books by the Bay: 100 Bay Street Host: Margaret Stawowy & Kelsay Books Plenty of parking. Refreshments will be served. A collection of thirty-one narrative persona poems that tell a reconstructed story excavated by daughter Margaret Stawowy while caregiving for her mother, Doris, who suffered from dementia. Beginning with… Continue reading Launch Party for Walking Backward

Poets for Science Recording

Mill Valley Library and Marin Poetry Center are pleased to present a local version of Poets for Science, originally developed by the Wick Poetry Center and curated by Jane Hirshfield. Join us for a celebration of Poets for Science with a reading by Pulitzer-prize winner Forrest Gander joined by Jane Hirshfield, Kimiko Hahn, and Meryl Natchez.… Continue reading Poets for Science Recording

MPC Traveling Show: Episode 10

SATURDAY, AUGUST 26th | 2-3 PM MILL VALLEY LIBRARY Host: Simona Carini Readers: Mark Meierding, Tobey Kaplan, Kathleen McClung, Elise Kazanjian, Lisa H. Turner, Jodi Hottel, MPC Youth Ambassador Naomi Ko

MPC Traveling Show: Episode 9

SATURDAY, AUGUST 19th | 2:30-3:45 PM O'HANLON CENTER FOR THE ARTS Host: Mark Meierding Readers: Lonner Holden, Maxine Flasher-Düzgünes, Jan Seagrave, Gabrielle Rilleau, Elizabeth Underwood, Gail Entrekin, Laurel Feigenbaum

MPC Traveling Show: Episode 8

SATURDAY, AUGUST 5th | 2-3 PM Virtual Reading Host: Judy Bertelsen Readers: Lily Lona MacKenzie, Susanne West, Sandra Anfang, Connie Post Terri Glass, Elaine Chapman, Lynn Axelrod Join Zoom Meeting Meeting ID: 836 3803 4579

MPC Traveling Show: Episode 7

SATURDAY, JULY 29nd | 2-3 PM MILL VALLEY LIBRARY Host: Sandra Cross Readers: Carol Sheldon, Morgan Reed, Barry Peterson, Ella Eytan, Angelika Quirk, Simona Carini, David Glick

MPC Traveling Show: Episode 6

SATURDAY, JULY 22nd | 2:30-3:30 PM LARKSPUR LIBRARY Host: Gabrielle Rilleau Readers: Melanie Maier, Margaret Stawowy, Lynn Ireland, Judy Crowe, Marie Henry, Collette Sell, Donna Emerson  

MPC Traveling Show: Episode 5

SATURDAY, JULY 15TH | 2:30 -3:30 PM FAIRFAX LIBRARY Host: David Booth Readers: Joan Baranow, Cathy Shea, Barbara Brauer, Kate Peper, Ann Robinson, Prartho Sereno, Elizabeth Valosek

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