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10
Feb

Collaborative Poetry Performance

On March 8th, Riverwood will host a collaborative poetry performance with students from the American School for the Deaf and students from the Greater Hartford Academy of Arts. This will be a poetry event to remember as  two separate groups of students from different cultural...
21
Jan

Writing Poems About War with Doug Anderson

Join us on February 8th at 7:00 PM for a workshop lead by poet Doug Anderson where he will guide us on on writing poems about war. In war small details become powerful and life is intensified. Time is compressed. Simple things like a good night’s sleep take on a different...
11
Jan

Ripped from the Headlines with Christine Beck

Riverwood Poetry Series invites you to Christine Beck’s poetry workshop “Ripped from the Headlines” on Thursday, January 11, 2018, 7-9 PM, at The Universalist Church of West Hartford, 433 Fern Street, West Hartford. Doors open at 6:45 PM for refreshments and...
16
Nov

Amy King: Reading and Open Mic

Riverwood Poetry Series presents a reading with poet Amy King. Join us on Thursday, December 14th at 7:00PM at the Universalist Church of West Hartford. Amy will share with us her poetry after our usual open mic. So bring your poems to share and we hope to see you there! The...
09
Nov

Workshop on the American Ghazal: Maria Luisa Arroyo

Riverwood Poetry Series presents poet Maria Luisa Arroyo and her workshop on the poetic form the American Ghazal. Join us on Thursday, November 9th at 7:30PM at the Universalist Church of West Hartford. Maria will lead us in features of craft to write our own Ghazal and together...
12
Oct

Love in Sickness and in Health: Margaret Gibson

Please join us on Thursday, October 12th, for a a reading by and conversation with  poet Margaret Gibson. Her reading for us last February was cancelled due to snow, so we are very pleased she is able to join us this year in a month when the weather should be more accommodating....