October 21, 2016, Bryan Memorial Art Gallery, Jeffersonville
Share Your Heart, Share the World! with Naomi Shihab Nye
September 15, 2016, Shelburne Farms, Shelburne
A wonderful day with Naomi! 50 students from Franklin, Addison, and Washington counties attended a school day writing intensive at Shelburne Farms that included small group poetry workshops with Vermont teachers and poets, a master class with award-winning poet, Naomi Shihab Nye, and an afternoon reading from participants. The event culminated in an evening reading by Shihab Nye that was open to the public.
Jericho Library Poetry Workshop
Students from local poet Mary Jane Dickerson read their own works at the Deborah Lawson Memorial Library.
April 3 – October 8, 2015
Listening to, learning about, and discussing poetry with many of Vermont’s finest poets at ten independent bookstores throughout the state. Free and open to the public. Click here to watch the archived lectures!
October 3, 2015, Bryan Art Gallery, Jeffersonville
A celebration of Neil Shepard’s latest release: Vermont Exit Ramps, II, published by Green Writers Press in collaboration with Sundog Poetry Center, Inc.! Guests listened to Neil read selections from his latest work, purchased autographed copies of the book, and relaxed with wine and hors d’oeuvres!
June 22-26, 2015
A unique poetry camp that focuses on the nature around us in Vermont. Walk the nature trails, explore the woods, observe the wetland birds and animals from the lookout platform, learn the names of the sheep, and take refuge in our small yurt if the weather is not agreeable. Read and write poetry and make your own journals under the guidance of a Master’s level teacher with 19 years experience.
The Craft of Small Publishing in Vermont
in conjunction with River Arts and Chickadee Chaps & Broads
June 28, 2015
Sundog Poetry Center and River Arts are pleased to announce Vermont’s newest literary event, The Craft of Small Publishing in Vermont: a celebration of Vermont book publishers. This free one-day event will be held on Sunday, June 28 from 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. at the River Arts Center in Morrisville. To kick off the summer reading season, The Craft of Small Publishing in Vermont is offering activities for all ages including: a Vermont publisher panel, presentations by Vermont book artists, a curator-led activities for all ages including: a Vermont publisher panel, presentations by Vermont book artists, a curator-led introduction to treasures from the University of Vermont’s special collections, a hands-on bookmaking workshop, story times for children and a day-log book fair teeming with titles by Vermont publishers including (so far) Chickadee Chaps & Broads, Fomite Press, Green Writers Press, Honeybee Press, Sundog Poetry Center, Plowboy Press, Radiant Hen Publishing, and Windridge Books, as well as some of Vermont’s independent publishers.
Please check back often for updates on this event!