Marin Poetry Center

MPC Traveling Show: Episode 4

SATURDAY, JUNE 24TH | 2-3:30PM SAN ANSELMO LIBRARY Host: Dotty LeMieux Readers: Robin Lee, Lucia Coppola, Kimberly Nunes, Karen Poppy, Dave Holt, Linda Enders, Carol Griffin, Sandy White, Elaine Fletcher Chapman, Sandy Scull All Library events are free. 415-258-4656    

MPC Traveling Show: Episode 3

SATURDAY, JUNE 17TH | 2-3PM NOVATO LIBRARY Host: Maxine Flasher-Düzgüneş Readers: Dotty LeMieux, Tamam Kahn, Katherine Crawford, Raphael Block, Patricia Nelson, Francesca Bell, Jeanne Santangelo and MPC Youth Ambassador Cade Palmer All Library events are free. Call 415-868-0252 or visit Events sponsored or conducted by the County of Marin are held in accessible sites. For […]

MPC Traveling Show: Episode 2

SATURDAY, JUNE 10TH | 2-3PM VIRTUAL READING Host: Ann Huang Readers: Dale Jensen, Judy Wells, Peter N. Carroll, Angie Minkin, Judy Bertelsen, Deborah Dashow Ruth, John Heart Join Zoom Meeting Meeting ID: 859 4469 4781 One tap mobile +16699009128,,85944694781# US (San Jose) +16694449171,,85944694781# US All Library events are free. Call 415-868-0252 or visit Events […]

MPC Traveling Show: Episode 1

SATURDAY, JUNE 3RD | 2-3PM STINSON BEACH LIBRARY Host: Sandra Cross Readers: Tobey Hiller, Kathryn Jordan, Sandy White, Carol Dorf, Collette Sell, Patti Trimble, Siân Killingsworth All Library events are free. Call 415-868-0252 or visit Events sponsored or conducted by the County of Marin are held in accessible sites. For accommodation requests call 415-473-3220 (voice), […]

2023 High School Anthology Launch

TUESDAY, MAY 23 | 6PM GARDEN ROOM | 1st FLOOR EDGEHILL MANSION Dominican University, 75 Magnolia Ave, San Rafael Marin Poetry Center & Dominican University of California MFA Program in Creative Writing Present:  A celebration and reading of student work selected by judge Joan Baranow, founder and teacher at the Low-Residency MFA program in Creative […]

An Evening With Poet Laureates

THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 23 | 7PM CREEKSIDE ROOM | MILL VALLEY LIBRARY Registration required. Register here.  Join us as we celebrate and toast the newly appointed California Poet Laureate, Lee Herrick! He will be joined by current San Francisco Poet Laureate, Tongo Eisen-Martin, and Marin County Poet Laureate Emerita, Becky Foust. Each will share poems and […]

Poetry World Series

APRIL 2023 MILL VALLEY LIBRARY Stay tuned! Details for this event presented by our collaborators at the library are forthcoming. Registration available soon at

MPC'S 40th Anniversary Poetry Mini-Festival

TUESDAY, MARCH 28 | 5:30 - 7:30PM MILL VALLEY LIBRARY Registration available here. 5:30-6:30PM Lower Level Gallery Join us in the lower level gallery for the opening reception of a new exhibit that captures the spirit, creativity, passion, and history behind 40 years of the Marin Poetry Center. The exhibit will include photographs, ephemera, posters […]

Poets for Science

WEEKEND OF MAY 19-21 MILL VALLEY LIBRARY 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. The event includes: Poetry Reading at Mill Valley Library, Friday, May 19 at 7 pm, featuring Forrest Gander, Kimiko Hahn, Jane […]

High School Arts Mashup

THURSDAY,  MARCH 30 | 5PM FOUNDERS ROOM | BELVEDERE-TIBURON LIBRARY Presenting images & words created by students in response to others. The reception at 5 pm includes readings by former Marin Poet Laureate Rebecca Foust, MPC High School Anthology Editor Erin Rodini, and MPC Youth Ambassadors Tashi Manchip & Jackson Bramlette and featured high school […]

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