January 25, 2015
1:30 pm - 3:30 pm
Molalla Public Library
201 E 5th Street
Open to the Public: Yes
Event Host(s): Larry Anderson
Featured Guest(s): Silverton Poetry Society--Steve Slemenda, Juanito Cervantes, Efrain M. Diez- Homa, Kelley Morehouse, Larry Anderson
Event Site Contact Info:
Name: Molalla Public Library
Phone: 504 829 2561
The Molalla Writers Group will hold its yearly celebration of William Staffords’ birthday.
The late William Stafford is known world wide for his excellent poetry. Among a long list of accomplishments, Bill was a Poet Laureate for the State of Oregon. This year we feature five poets from the Silverton Poetry Society–Steve Slemenda, Juanito Cervantes, Efrain M. Diez- Homa, Kelley Morehouse, Larry Anderson.
Many folks are unaware of the numerous poetry events in Silverton. This event provides the opportunity to sample some wonderful local poetry. Featured guests will read Stafford poems, some original, some not, and discuss Staffords’ remarkable life. The public is invited — to participate in discussions, read Stafford related poems, original or not.
Refreshments will be served. We will meet from 1:30 to 3:00 p.m. at the Molalla Public Library, 201 E. 5th St, , on Sunday, January 25th at 1:30 p.m. Hope to see you there!