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Upcoming Foundation Events in Chicago

Saturday Poemtime

Saturday, May 30, 10:30AM

Saturday Poemtime

The Poetry Foundation Library welcomes children ages two to five to a storytime event that introduces poetry through fun, interactive readings and crafts.

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Forms and Features: Found Poetry

Saturday, May 30, 12:00PM–2:00PM

Forms and Features: Found Poetry

All experience levels are welcome to a discussion and creative workshop moderated by library staff. In May, Forms and Features explores found poetry in celebration of the collaborative poem The Chicago 77....

Wednesday Poemtime

Wednesday, June 3, 10:00AM

Wednesday Poemtime

The Poetry Foundation Library welcomes children ages two to five to a storytime event that introduces poetry through fun, interactive readings and crafts.

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Wednesday Poemtime

Wednesday, June 10, 10:00AM

Wednesday Poemtime

The Poetry Foundation Library welcomes children ages two to five to a storytime event that introduces poetry through fun, interactive readings and crafts.

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Wednesday Poemtime

Wednesday, June 17, 10:00AM

Wednesday Poemtime

The Poetry Foundation Library welcomes children ages two to five to a storytime event that introduces poetry through fun, interactive readings and crafts.

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Poetry off the Shelf: Danielle Chapman and Nate Klug

Thursday, June 18, 7:00PM

Poetry off the Shelf: Danielle Chapman and Nate Klug

Please join us as we celebrate the first books from two talented young poets. Danielle Chapman is the author of Delinquent Palaces, out this spring from Northwestern University Press. Her poems and reviews...

Wednesday Poemtime

Wednesday, June 24, 10:00AM

Wednesday Poemtime

The Poetry Foundation Library welcomes children ages two to five to a storytime event that introduces poetry through fun, interactive readings and crafts.

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Sarah Ruhl and Todd Almond: Reimagining <em>Melancholy Play</em> as a chamber musical
Conversation

Wednesday, June 24, 7:00PM

Sarah Ruhl and Todd Almond: Reimagining Melancholy Play as a chamber musical

On the heels of Piven Theatre Workshop's Midwest premiere of Melancholy Play, join us for a conversation with Tony-nominated playwright Sarah Ruhl and composer Todd Almond about their collaboration and...

Saturday Poemtime

Saturday, June 27, 10:30AM

Saturday Poemtime

The Poetry Foundation Library welcomes children ages two to five to a storytime event that introduces poetry through fun, interactive readings and crafts.

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Forms and Features: Diction

Saturday, June 27, 12:00PM–2:00PM

Forms and Features: Diction

All experience levels are welcome to a discussion and creative workshop moderated by library staff. In June, Forms and Features trains its focus on the diction of poetry, exploring how word choice and...

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