Centennial Celebration – Bainbridge Island Library – WA

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January 17, 2014
1:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Bainbridge Island Library
1270 Madison Ave N
Bainbridge Island, WA

Open to the Public: Yes
Admission: None
Event Host(s): David Hecker
Featured Guest(s): Kathleen Flenniken, Gayle Kaune, David Stallings, and Peter Quinn

Event Site Contact Info:
Name: Rebecca Judd
Phone: 206-842-4162
Email: rjudd@krl.org

Kathleen Flenniken, the Poet Laureate of the State of Washington, will lead a poetry workshop (in the style of W. S.), beginning at 1 p.m. and ending at 5 p.m. Starting at 7 p.m. a celebration to William Stafford will begin with cake and libations. A portion of a DVD featuring W.S. will continue the evening. After introductions of special guests, they will comment about their connections with Stafford and then either read a favorite poem by W.S. or will read one to his memory. Audience members will also continue the evening will comments about their connection to Stafford and/or they will read a poem to him