Wednesday, August 31, 2016

SEPTEMBER-OCTOBER EVENTS

Tu, Sept 6 (and Oct 4), 2-4 pm DIXIE POETS at Senior Citizen Center  245 North 200 West in St. George. Lesson and critiques-bring 8-10 copies of 1-2 poems for helpful suggestions from the group. New poets always welcome. (Bring $1 donation for use of the facility.)

Th, Sept 15 (and Oct 20) REDROCK WRITERS poetry group will meet at Markay’s home at 7 pm, contact her<nadbmarb@gmail.com> FIRST before coming. All welcome.

Tu, Sept 20 (and Oct 18) 2-4 pm DIXIE POETS at St. George Sr. Citizen Center. Critiques-bring 8-10 copies of 1-2 poems for helpful suggestions from the group. New poets always welcome.

FREE POETRY READINGS

Mon, Oct 2, 5:30-7pm Free Poetry Reading by Simeon  Berry at DSU, see details on flyer.


Tu Oct 11 1:30-3 pm SPECIAL EVENT-UTSPS Poet of the Year-Dee Rygh is coming from SLC to read excerpts from his winning book at the St. George public library-Community Room A. Free to the public, for paid members of UTSPS come and recieve your copy of his book My Big Red Scream

CONFERENCE-Coming next Spring Festival of Literary Arts
Photo-KayCee Clark
Fri-March 3, 2017-POETRY IN THE PARK with Rosemerry Wahtola-Trommer, award winning Western Slope Poet Laureate from Colorado presenting a workshop on Metaphors Everywhere. Save this weekend for a Z-Arts lecture by our visiting poet on Th nite March 2 in Springdale, and Sat March 4- Redrock Writers Seminar. More details, see poetry-in-the-park.com

CONTESTS

1. ARIZONA STATE POETRY SOCIETY CONTEST See http://azpoetry.webs.com/ for details. Not due till October 1st.

2. YOUTH POETRY CONTEST sponsored by Dixie Poets AND Washington County School District. Theme: Free to... Entrees due Oct 1-12th. More details coming. Youth 1st-12th grades.

3. Redrock Writers CHAPARRAL CONTESTS for adults anywhere, and youth from St. George area. Entries due Sept 1-Dec1, 2016. Details at http://redrockwriters.org/chaparral_poetry_contest
http://redrockwriters.org/chaparral_poetry_contest

4. More Contests listed in STROPHES NFSPS's Oct 2016 newsletter. See http://nfsps.com/Strophes2016_Oct.pdf

1 comment:

  1. It is so good to know about these September-October events. I am also very busy in next month. Actually I am going to host our Annual business event at domestic seattle convention center. It will be a grand event. Hope everything will go smoothly!

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