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Second Sunday Poets

2020-10-11 15:00:00 2020-10-11 16:30:00 America/New_York Second Sunday Poets A poetry open mic, moderated by the City of South Euclid's first Poet Laureate, "Doc" Janning. Virtual

Sunday, October 11
3:00pm - 4:30pm

Add to Calendar 2020-10-11 15:00:00 2020-10-11 16:30:00 America/New_York Second Sunday Poets A poetry open mic, moderated by the City of South Euclid's first Poet Laureate, "Doc" Janning. Virtual

A poetry open mic, moderated by the City of South Euclid's first Poet Laureate, "Doc" Janning.

  • THIS EVENT WILL MEET ONLINE VIA ZOOM. You may join us by computer, mobile device, or telephone.
  • You MUST register to attend. You will receive a meeting link at least one hour before the event.
  • If you have problems logging in, call the South Euclid-Lyndhurst Branch at 216-382-4880 and ask for Laurie Kincer.

Calling all poets! Join us for a poetry open mic every second Sunday of the month. It's open to all poets, 18 and over. We'll follow a round-robin format, with a featured reader to begin. You may bring more than one poem to read.

Featured reader:

Mimi Plevin-Foust has worn many hats in addition to her lifelong commitment to writing. She has worked as a glass artist, bartender, documentary film producer, and career consultant. Her poetry, screenplays and articles have been published by Carve Magazine, LearnVest/Forbes.com, Fourteen Hills, POZ Magazine, Sanskrit Literary-Arts Magazine, SCRIPT and more. Mimi received an M.F.A. in Dramatic Writing from NYU and recently won the Gordon Square Review Poetry Contest. She’s produced or associate produced documentaries aired on PBS, screened at film festivals, and distributed nationwide. She shares a 105-year-old home in Cleveland with assorted Airbnb guests as well as her husband, daughter, and cats.

M.A. "Doc" Janning was sworn in as the City of South Euclid's inaugural Poet Laureate in October 2018. Doc grew up in East Cleveland and, after graduating from Western Reserve University and the Ohio College of Podiactric Medicine, became a Podiatrist. He's been active in the Boy Scouts of America for over 40 years. He also writes fiction, memoir, and nonfiction. His Facebook page, "Tears of My Soul," has nearly 6000 followers worldwide.

TAGS: | Writing |

South Euclid-Lyndhurst Branch

seumgr@cuyahogalibrary.org
Phone: 216-382-4880
Fax: 216-382-4584
Branch manager
Brijin Boddy

Hours
Mon, Oct 26 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Tue, Oct 27 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Wed, Oct 28 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Thu, Oct 29 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Fri, Oct 30 9:00AM to 5:30PM
Sat, Oct 31 9:00AM to 5:30PM
Sun, Nov 01 1:00PM to 5:00PM

About the branch

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Upcoming events

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