Birthday Celebration – McMinnville, OR

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January 19, 2016
7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

Linfield College - Nicholson Library
900 SE Baker Street
McMinnville, Oregon

Open to the Public: Yes
Admission: No
Event Host(s): Lex Runciman and Barbara Drake
Featured Guest(s): TBA

Event Site Contact Info:
Name: Susan Whyte
Phone: (503) 883-2517

Linfield College will host it’s annual Birthday Celebration of the life and work of Oregon’s 4th Poet Laureate, William Stafford. The reading will take place in the Nickolson Library reading room at 7 pm on Jan. 19, 2016. Featured guests include Lex Runciman and Barbara Drake. Featured readers will include students, faculty and local poets. This event will also include an open session for anyone with a favorite Stafford poem to read. The theme this year is centers on “A Sense of Place,” a favorite topic in Stafford poetry. Help us celebrate his 102nd birthday.