Caelen Starblanket-Larocque accompanies Evelyn Goodell as she reads her contribution for Poetry Night 2010. The annual event is coming to the Nakusp Library again this Friday

Experience the pleasure of poetry and have a blast

The Nakusp Public Library is hosting its fourth annual “For the Love of Poetry” evening, a popular and highly anticipated event.

It’s time for another evening of poetry and pleasure! The Nakusp Public Library is hosting its fourth annual “For the Love of Poetry” evening, a popular and highly anticipated event.

Fifteen presenters will read their personal favourites after sharing with the audience what this poem means to them. It’s an eclectic mix: poems from other countries and times, modern poems, Victorian poems, thoughtful poems, humorous poems, and usually a couple of rollicking ballads.

Guitarist Caelen LaRocque will be providing music for the evening and a delicious array of refreshments will be on hand. The public is encouraged to come and enjoy a rich feast of food, music, and poetic words.

The date is Friday, May 11 at 7 p.m. at the Nakusp Public Library. As usual, there’s no charge for the inspired events that the Nakusp Public Library hosts.

 

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