PoemTown St Johnsbury Events

Beth Kanell

[Above] Beth Kanell led a poetry “conversation” with the theme of “Listen” on Thursday, Apr. 14 at CafĂ© at Gatto Nero Press.

On Wednesday, Apr. 20 and Apr. 27, there will be noontime readings at the St. Johnsbury Athenaeum. Library staff will read a few poems, then others can read poems in an open mic format. Refreshments are served.

Don’t miss the PoemTown St. Johnsbury poetry slam on Thursday, Apr. 21 at 7pm at Kingdom Taproom in St. Johnsbury. Poets perform original poems and are judged by members of the audience in a raucous, fun competition hosted by Vermont’s Poetry Slam Champion Geof Hewitt. Bring two original poems to compete.

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