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Spring Poetry & Place | El Cerrito

May 20 @ 1:30 pm - 5:00 pm

Free

Spring Poetry & Place | El Cerrito

Please join us on Sunday, May 20 from 1:30 – 5 pm at the El Cerrito Community Center for our Spring Poetry & Place celebration!

This event will feature readings by Rafael Jesús González, poet laureate of Berkeley, Indigo Moor, poet laureate of Sacramento, Kim Shuck, poet laureate of San Francisco, and Maw Shein Win, poet laureate of El Cerrito.

Music by Dan Plonsey, Ethan Port, and Thomas Scandura in their debut as Moeser.

There will also be an all-ages open mic. Please bring a poem!

In addition, there will be tables for local authors, presses and organizations such as Sixteen Rivers, Manic D Press, Nomadic Press, Works and Conversations, Left Margin Lit, Poetry Flash and others. This event will be in partnership with Poetry Flash, one of the key literary organizations that has served the state of California since 1972. poetryflash.org

Snacks and beverages will be served and the event will be free to the public.

El Cerrito Community Center, 7007 Moeser Lane, EC, 94530
https://www.el-cerrito.org/Facilities/Facility/Details/El-Cerrito-Community-Center-18

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Date:
May 20
Time:
1:30 pm - 5:00 pm
Cost:
Free
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Website:
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Venue

El Cerrito Community Center
7007 Moeser Lane
El Cerrito, CA 94530 United States
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Phone:
(510) 559-7000
Website:
https://www.el-cerrito.org/Facilities/Facility/Details/El-Cerrito-Community-Center-18