UPCOMING EVENTS

Wednesday, March 29, 2017; 6 PM

Poetry workshop/reading series in Kennebunk

MPP poet Kevin Sweeney will lead a workshop from 6-6:45. Reading will be 7-8 PM. You can attend these separately. Workshops are free but you must pre-register at 985-1116. Kennebunk Elementary School.

Wednesday, April 12, 2017; 6 PM

Poetry workshop/reading series in Kennebunk

MPP poet Pam Burr Smith will lead free workshop from 6-6:45, followed by a reading from 7 to 8. Open to all levels of poets. Pre-register for workshop at 985-1116. Kennebunk Elementary School.

Friday, April 14, 2017

Book Show on Cape Cod

Books and the World book show - Cape Cod Community Media Center, 17 Shad Hole Road, Dennis Port, MA. Featuring David Surette, author of STABLE.

Friday, April 14, 2017; 7 PM

Opening Bookey Reading at Harlow Gallery, Hallowell, ME

The first of the 2017 Bookey Readings at the Harlow Gallery, 160 Water Street, Hallowell - featuring poets Martin Steingesser and David Moreau. $3 donation to benefit the gallery. Light refreshments.

Thursday, April 20, 2017; 7:30 PM

Third Thursday in Natick, MA

Gallery 55, 55 South Main Street, Natick, MA. Wine and cheese at 7 PM, poetry at 7:30 PM, featuring David R. Surette. Free.

Sunday, April 23, 2017; 2 PM

Poetry reading in South Yarmouth, MA

South Yarmouth Library Association Sunday Author Series - features David R. Surette and Judith Askew. South Yarmouth Library, 312 Old Main Street, South Yarmouth, MA.

Wednesday, April 26, 2017; 6 PM

Poetry workshop/reading series in Kennebunk

MPP poet Robin Merrill will lead a workshop 6-645, followed by a reading 7-8. Open to all levels of poets, including high school students. Free. Pre-register for workshop at 985-1116. You can attend one and not the other if you wish. Kennebunk Elementary School.

Saturday, May 13, 2017; 9:30 AM

Maine Poets Society spring meeting

Check the MPS website for details and how to register for this meeting for MPS members. Meeting will be at Continuum for Creativity, 863 Main Street, Westbrook.

Thursday, May 18, 2017

Bread Loaf in VT

New England Young Writers' Conference at Bread Loaf. Bread Loaf, Middlebury Collee, Ripton, Vermont. David Surette will attend.

Wednesday, July 12, 2017; 6:30 PM

Hyla Brook Reading Series, Derry, NH

David R. Surette is the featured reader; this series is at the Robert Frost Farm, 122 Rockingham Road, Derry, New Hampshire.

RECENT EVENTS

Thursday, March 23, 2017; 7 PM

David Surette reading in MA

Rozzie Reads series features David Surette, author of STABLE. Roslindale House, 120 Poplar Street, Roslindale, MA. Free.

Saturday, March 18, 2017; 7 PM

Lowry's Lodge poetry reading in Westbrook

Continuum for Creativity, 863 Main Street, Westbrook, ME. $4 suggested donation. Light fare. Featured readers: Linda Aldrich and Gil Helmick, both of Portland.

Tuesday, March 7, 2017

Ralph Stevens poem on The Writer's Almanac

Garrison Keillor will read a poem, "A World of Singers", from Ralph Stevens' recent collection AT BUNKER COVE, on the NPR program. You can listen on the radio, have it emailed to you or there is a podcast. Congratulations to Ralph!

Saturday, March 4, 2017; 4 PM

Books in the Brook reading in Westbrook, ME

Continuum for Creativity, 863 Main Street, Westbrook. Readers: Mystery writer Dick Cass and Moon Pie Press poet Jeri Theriault. Free with suggested donation of $3.

Saturday, February 25, 2017; 4 PM

Local Writers at the Local Buzz

Local Buzz is at 327 Ocean House Road, Cape Elizabeth, ME. Featured readers: Shonna Milliken Humphrey, nonfiction and Moon Pie Press poet Duff Plunkett, poetry. Free. 4-5 PM. This is a lovely coffeehouse and wine bar.

Sunday, February 5, 2017; 1 PM

Longfellow Days Coursen Readings

Curtis Memorial Library, Brunswick, ME. Duff Plunkett will read as part of the Longfellow Days celebrations. Free.

Sunday, January 29, 2017; 12:30 AM

Beet Poets of Wayne, Maine with music

Poets: Claire Hersom, Steve Cowperthwaite, Jay Franzel and David Moreau, with musician Stan Davis. $5. 1st Universalist Church, 169 Pleasant Street, Auburn, ME.

Saturday, January 28, 2017; 4 PM

Local Buzz reading

Local Buzz coffee house/wine bar in Cape Elizabeth. Featured readers: MPP poet Jeri Theriault and fiction writer Dick Cass. 4-5 PM. Ocean House Road, Cape Elizabeth, ME. Free.

Thursday, January 26, 2017; 7 PM

Two laureates reading in Portland at Longfellow!

Portland's former poet laureate Martin Steingesser and Belfast's current laureate Tom Moore will read from their new books, YELLOW HORSES and SAVING NAILS. Longfellow Books, Monument Square, Portland, ME. Free. Bring a friend!

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