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Community of Writers Benefit

June 23, 2017 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm

- $12 - $45


Nationally Known Poets Read in Nevada City to benefit the Community of Writers

This year we are pleased to welcome three Pulitzer-Prize winners to the stage in addition to an International Griffin Prize-Winner, and so much more!

Francisco Aragón • Forrest Gander • Robert Hass
Brenda Hillman • Sharon Olds • Gregory Pardlo

PLUS: Community of Writers alum and the new Poet Laureate of Nevada County, Molly Fisk, will serve as our evening’s Mistress of Ceremonies.
For more information on the Poets, please click HERE.

NOTE: We have a limited number of premium seats available in the first two rows–get yours today!

This gathering of the tribe—all staff poets from this year’s Community of Writers’ Summer Poetry Workshop in Squaw Valley—will raise money for the Poetry Program’s financial aid and scholarships. Join us for a reading, signing, and reception with the poet teachers. Books by the poets will be available for purchase before and after the reading.

Tickets are $25 advance/$30 at the door for general admission and $12 advance/$15 at the door for students (with current student ID).
Premium seating, first 2 rows, $45.  Doors open at 6:30 p.m. and the Show begins at 7:00 p.m.

Group price, 10 or more tickets purchased at the same time: $20/ticket.

If you would like to purchase tickets over the phone, call 530-470-8440

Thank you to our sponsors:
The Entrekin Foundation
Nevada County Art
Deborah Dashow Ruth


June 23, 2017
7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
$12 - $45
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Community of Writers
(530) 470-8440


Miners Foundry Cultural Center
325 Spring Street
Nevada City, CA 95959 United States
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(530) 265-5040

* We accept Visa, MasterCard, or Discover by phone.

Doors open an hour before the event starting time. (unless noted otherwise)

Purchase tickets in person: visit the Miners Foundry Office Tuesday – Friday, from 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM.  The Miners Foundry is located at 325 Spring Street, Nevada City, CA  95959.

The Ticket Office is located up the stairs just beyond the restrooms (enter the building through the double wooden doors). 

Tickets are also generally available at Briar Patch Co-Op in Grass Valley.


All Sales are Final.  No Refunds or Exchanges.  Treat ticket as cash.

In the event of a cancellation for which there is no rescheduled date, a refund may be issued at the option of the Management.

All ticket purchases are subject to a $2.00 per ticket Historic Preservation fee.

Additional fees may apply for online purchases and purchases at Briar Patch Co-Op.