Poem Town Events 2020

Due to the severity of the Covid-19 pandemic, we have made the difficult, but prudent decision to cancel all PoemTown events for this year.

CANCELLED —Poetry Open Mic
Thursday, April 2, 7pm – 9pm,  Chandler Upper Gallery
Bring two or three of your shorter poems and sign up at the door. (In conjunction with Chandler’s WORD series)


CANCELLED — Poetry in Protest: A Workshop
Thursday, April 9, 6:30pm – 9pm,  Chandler Upper Gallery
Led by Ina Anderson, this workshop will support poets at all levels of experience who yearn to speak out in the face of social and climate challenges. 


CANCELLED — Dinner with a Poet: Elizabeth Powell
Monday, April 13, Black Krim Tavern
At 6pm, join the poet for dinner, then stay for her reading at 7:30pmCall (802)728-6776 for dinner reservations


CANCELLED — 
Three Vermont Poets on Earth Day
Wednesday, April 22, 7pm, Kimball Public Library
Poets April Ossman, Julie Cadwallader Staub, and Danny Doverread in celebration of the Earth, and in warning of climate disaster.


CANCELLED — Farmer Poets Night
Wednesday, April 29, 7pm   Silloway Sugar House1303 Boudro Road, Randolph Center
Three farmer poets, Taylor Katz, Carl Russell, and Jim Schley,read their poems in the sugarhouse. Serving sugar on snow!

Youth Activities at Kimball Library
week of April 6 —  Pop-up magnetic poetry
week of April 13 — Poetry rip-off
CANCELLED — April 16, 3-5 pm — Black-out poetry workshop
CANCELLED — April 20, 2-4 pm — “Plant a seed, grow a rhyme” workshop
week of April —  Letters to the earth

For more information about youth activities at the library, please visit the library’s website: https://kimballlibrary.org.