Delaware is small, but we have a mighty big and mighty active writing community. Ahead are a few local events scheduled in the coming few weeks.
First, a reading of Irish poetry:
Poets’ Corner Reading Series presents
James Keegan & Anne Colwell
reading Irish poetry
Saturday, March 18, 2017, 4:00p.m.
St. Thomas Episcopal Church, 276 S. College Avenue, Newark, DE
Co-sponsored by St. Thomas Parish And the University of Delaware Department of English
Second, a workshop on writing for contests:
Third, a workshop day for writers and poets:
WRITES OF SPRING
Poetry and Prose Writing Workshops
at the Judge Morris Estate, White Clay Creek State Park, Newark, Delaware.
Delaware Division of the Arts Individual Artist Fellowship recipients, author Ramona DeFelice Long and poet Maggie Rowe, will conduct day long workshops on Poetry or Prose.
Registration includes lunch and snacks.
$15/person. Call for more details and to register. 302-368-6900
This program supported in part by a grant from Delaware Division of Arts.
Fourth, a free workshop at a public library:
Writers and Poets Workshop Day
with Liz DeJesus
Are you a poet, a writer or would like to be one? Successful authors and poets share their experiences through stories, techniques and tips for crafting, marketing and problem solving along our creative paths.
Saturday, April 1 at 1:00-4:00 p.m.
Bear Library, 101 Governors Place, Bear, DE – Meeting Room 1 A&B
Registration is FREE! To register call 302-838-3300
And fifth, a spoken word festival:
I hope you will check out one of these offerings. A lively artist community depends on participation.