So pleased to be associated with this fine collaboration between two of Jamestown, Rhode Island’s principal cultural institutions.
Saturday, April 13th, 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm, FREE
26 North Road (JPL) and 18 Valley St (JAC)
The Jamestown Arts Center & the Friends of the Jamestown Philomenian Library celebrate National Poetry Month!
The program starts at 6 PM in the JPL Meeting Room with readings from ambassadors from the Rhode Island Youth Poetry Initiative.
Outgoing ambassador Cleo Sincere will read her work along with new ambassadors Katherine Sawosksi and Tyler Cordeiro.
Following the library readings and a poetry-guided walk across the street to the Jamestown Arts Center, poets Jen McClanaghan and Afua Ansang will share their stunning work.
The evening winds up with a performance by hip hop artist Vega and refreshments.
This one-of-a-kind collaboration offers an evening of rich and talented voices celebrating the beauty of the spoken word.