Sunday, March 22, 11 a.m.
Blackfish Gallery: Artist Talk and Poetry Reading.
Includes Sarah Fagan, VoiceCatcher’s art editor. The journal’s managing editor Tiah Lindner Raphael, poetry co-editor Claudia F. Savage, and VC-published poet Geraldine Foote will read their poetry as well. Lasting about an hour, the artist talk and poetry reading will be followed by coffee and conversation.
5441 SE Belmont St.
Portland, OR 97215
Reading will take place in the dining room on lower level. Light refreshments.
Writing That Matters: How to Make Other People Care, a workshop led VoiceCatcher poet Penelope Scambly Schott. It will begin with writing just for one’s self and then focus on how to adjust and expand your techniques in order to interest others.
Tuesday, March 24, 10 a.m.-12:30 p.m.
Write Around Portland office, 133 SW 2nd Ave, Suite 304, Portland, OR 97204
Fee: $35 per person. All proceeds will support Write Around Portland’s free writing workshops in hospitals, prisons, treatment centers and other social service agencies.
Writers of all levels welcome. Limited to 13 adults. Pre-registration is required. Call 503.796.9224 to register.
VoiceCatcher’s Willa Schneberg is the featured poet at Last Tuesdays Poetry, March 31. She will read from her book Rending the Garment. It is a narrative tapestry encompassing personal poems, prose poems, flash fiction, imagined meetings with historical figures, ancestral appearances, and ephemera. This series of linked poems explores the life and times of one Jewish family.
Tuesday, March 31, 7:00 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.
Barnes & Noble bookstore at 7700 NE Fourth Plain Blvd, Vancouver, WA 98662
Open mic slots can be claimed on the night. If you want to do one, please rehearse a 2-3 minute presentation.
VoiceCatcher’s art editor and contributor Sarah Fagan is teaming up with other artists and businesses in Portland this summer. They will offer budding artists half-day, themed camps in Portland. For more information see: Treasure Island: A Pirate and Explorers Camp, ages 5-7, July 20-24, and Pioneer Camp for Girls, ages 8-11, Aug. 10-14, 2015.
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