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Summer Poetry Festival

SUMMER POETRY FESTIVAL

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The lazy days of summer were made for poetry and music.

Come experience Green Bay’s third annual SUMMER POETRY FESTIVAL outside at The Reader’s Loft in London Alley on Saturday, July 28. Come any time between 1pm to 4pm. Or stay all day.

Featuring Sylvia Bowersox Trio, Tom Davis, Kathryn Gahl, Maryann Hurtt, Amy Phillips and Marilyn Zelke Windau

Sylvia Bowersox Trio
A provocative war poet & music ensemble

Tom Davis
A sonneteer with a resounding T.S. Eliot-like recitation style

Kathryn Gahl
Dancer, performance artist, lover-of-red lipstick, a witty poet not afraid to traverse the highs and lows of what life may throw at you

Maryann Hurtt & Marilyn Windau
Members of the Grand Avenue Collective and contributors to The Water Poems

Amy Phillips
Music teacher and local songwriter-musician with a little raconteur thrown in
 

Earlier Event: May 24
Poetry Reading
Later Event: September 27
Poetry Reading

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