Birthday Celebration – Kenton Library – Portland, OR

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January 14, 2014
6:30 pm - 7:45 pm

Kenton Public Library
8226 N. Denver Ave.
Portland, OR

Open to the Public: Yes
Admission: None
Event Host(s): Tom & Margot Lavoie
Featured Guest(s): Don Colburn, poet and writer, will give a brief talk about his experiences with William Stafford. Mr. Colburn also serves on the Friends of William Stafford board.

Event Site Contact Info:
Name: Kenton Public Library
Phone: 503-988-5370

A poetry event in honor of William Stafford’s 100th birthday. Someone from the Stafford Foundation will speak about the poet and his work, then there will be a reading by a featured poet, followed by an open mike. People are encouraged to read a poem by Stafford or a poem “influenced” by Stafford, but original poems will be welcomed as well.