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2018 Benefit Poetry Reading

An Evening With Beloved Poets | Nationally Known Poets Return to Nevada City

On Friday, June 22, 2018 acclaimed poets Kazim Ali, Mónica del la Torre, Robert Hass, Sharon Olds, Evie Shockley and Dean Young will read from their poetry in the Miners Foundry Cultural Center in Nevada City.  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 poets.Books by the poets will be available for purchase before and after the reading.  Doors open at 6:00 p.m. and the performance begins at 7:00 p.m.   For more information, please click HERE.  

General Admission: $25 advance/$30 at the door

Students: $12 advance/$15 at the door for students (with current student ID)

Premium Seats (first 2 rows): $45

Groups (10 or more purchased at the same time): $20/ticket
** Advance Ticket Sales end at 10:00 AM on June 22 ** 

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

Community of Writers Benefit

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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
YubaLit