poetry

September Poetry Slam

This will be our regular poetry slam! 

Cover only $5 anytime after doors. 
Doors & poet sign up at 6:00 pm list may be pulled at 7 at hosts discretion. Feature starts at 7.

$50 1st place prize

Hang out time 15 minutes after the slam at Civil Kitchen. 
Join us for food and drink and the love of poetry.

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Show Me Poetry

An Evening with Poets: Marcus Cafagna, David L. Harrison, and Guests

Adults are invited to attend An Evening with Poets: Marcus Cafagna, David L. Harrison and Guests at 7 p.m. on Friday, Sept. 7, in Library Center meeting room B, 4653 S. Campbell Ave.

When a poet/professor joins forces with one of Missouri’s only two children’s poets, what happens? An evening of entertainment! Add the voices of Brandon Henry and Ali Geren, two up-and-coming poets, and this special event gets even better. Come to enjoy good poetry, ask questions, and take notes. Bring friends.

For more information on this free program call 882-0714.

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The Library Center

Not So Square Poetry Slam

Mt. Vernon Regional Arts and KeenBean Coffee Roasters are sponsoring several arts events in June to celebrate KeenBean’s new patio.  The Not so Square Poetry Slam will be held Saturday, June 2 from 6:00 to 8:00 pm.  Registration for poets starting at 5:00.  Cash prizes awarded.

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Mount Vernon