8th Annual Spring Poetry Reading in Auburn, NY

8th Annual Spring Poetry Reading in Auburn, NY

Roses are Red

Shamrocks are Green

The Schweinfurth Art Center

Best poems you’ve ever seen

Wait a minute!Schweinfurth Art Center Poetry Reading Did I just say poems to see? Yes. Glenn Miley from Sherrill, NY is one of the best visual poets in the world.

Glenn is a farmer who raises poems along with crops. His poems are funny, homespun, and far reaching.

Glenn is one of many who show up for these acrobatic poetic events. Poets come from Camillus, Baldwinsville, Skaneateles, Rochester, Ithaca, Weedsport and of course good old Auburn.

It’s a fun time. It’s free. Refreshments are served. On Friday, April 19th, 2013, the Schweinfurth Art Center will open its doors at 6:30 PM for people to meander around to enjoy the art show. Then the readings will take place from 7-9 PM.

Jim Delaney is the Master of Ceremonies—he always opens up the evening with his self-effacing poems and some prose from his recently released book, Hogarth's Reign of Terror (The Hogarth Saga).

The poetry that is shared is from a wide array of people who totally enjoy the written word, who love to listen to the music of language, who enjoy being transported across eons, into neighborhoods, under beds, over obstacles, and through the minds of artists.

Poetry at the Schweinfurth Art Center in Auburn NY

The evening is a wonderful time to visit with people from Central New York, those who enjoy art, culture, humor, and Jim’s famous guacamole dip.

Because I began my blog with a poem I figure I must end with one:

If you want to enjoy a fun spring evening

With family, friends, or just you

Come to the Scwheinfurth on April 22nd

Get ready to be made anew


Bobbie Panek lives in Central NY. She’s a poet, writer and wanderlust. You can read more about her at Bobbiepanek.com


 

comments powered by Disqus

Recent Blog Entries

Bargains Galore in 50-Mile Garage Sale on Route 90

July 6, 2016

A 50-mile-long garage sale is a scavenger hunter’s dream and they’ll follow that dream on State Route 90, from Montezuma to Homer on July 30 and 31 this year.  The sale, which is... Read on »

Fourth of July Weekend Celebrations in the Finger Lakes

June 28, 2016

There is nothing like celebrating the 4th of July with the amazing fireworks displays in Cayuga County and the Finger Lakes Region. Communities across the region pull out all the stops to throw... Read on »

Treleaven Garden Concert Series

June 17, 2016

Celebrate summer and swing into the weekends with live music every Friday at Treleaven’s Garden Concert Series.  Beginning Friday, June 24, Treleaven will launch their annual music series, which will feature performances from... Read on »

View all blog entries »

Trip Planner Facebook Twitter Pinterest YouTube Flickr Instagram Trip Advisor