2019 Summer Traveling Show Series
Every summer, MPC members perform their own work in venues all over the Bay Area.
Marin Poetry Center was founded in 1981 by a dedicated group of Northern California poets as a non-profit organization whose mission is to nurture the enjoyment of poetry and the craft of writing throughout the Bay Area.
MPC hosts regular readings and workshops, our annual Marin High School Poetry Contest, and the popular Summer Traveling Show.
In addition, MPC publishes outstanding poets in its annual Marin Poetry Center Anthology, as well as in other special edition volumes from time to time.
Based in Marin County’s Falkirk Cultural Center, we welcome new poets, established writers, and anyone interested in the art of poetry from any location.
2019 Summer Traveling Show Readings Calendar
|Sunday, June 2, 2:00 pm||Mill Valley Library||Terri Glass, Linda Michel-Cassidy, William Carney, Margaret Stawowy, Claire Blotter|
|Thursday, June 6, 6:00 pm||Berkeley Library, South Branch
|Francesca Bell, Christina Hutchins, Greg Mahrer, Connie Post|
|Sunday, June 9, 2:00 pm||Presidio Branch Library, SF
|Lisa Rubio, Abby Caplin, Elise Kazanjian, Daniel Polikoff|
|Tuesday, June 11, 7:00 pm||Book Passage, Corte Madera||Janis Seagrave, Elizabeth Klein, Suz Lipman, Morgan Reed, Ella Eytan|
|Thursday, June 13, 7:00 pm||Corte Madera Library||Andy Plumb/Selena Anne, Leslie Ullman, Tamam Kahn, Peter Hensel, Kosrof Chantikian|
|Thursday, June 20, 7:00 pm||Sausalito Library||Louise Yost, Sy Margaret Baldwin, Robin Lee, Carol Sheldon, Angelika Quirk|
|Tuesday, June 25, 7:00 pm||Fairfax Library||Robin Leslie Jacobson, Sandy White, Mark Meierding, Lonner Holden|
|Thursday, June 27, 7:00 pm||Novato Library||Barbara Welch Brooks, Paul Watsky, Jodi Hottel, Judy Bertelsen, Stephanie Moore|
|Tuesday, July 9, 6:00 pm||Berkeley Library, North Branch
|Jeanne Wagner, Susan Cohen, Maggie Morley, Rafaella Del Bourgo, Robert Eastwood|
|Thursday, July 11, 7:00 pm||Rebound Books||Calvin Ahlgren, Marie Henry, Janis Rader, John King, Sandy Scull|
|Sunday, July 14, 2:00 pm||Mill Valley Library||Dave Holt, Lucille Lang Day, Sharon Pretti, Roberta Greifer, Jennifer Nichols|
|Sunday, July 14, 2:00 pm||Copperfield’s Books, San Rafael||Cathryn Shea, Ann Robinson, Barbara Swift Brauer, Laurel Feigenbaum, Kate Peper|
|Tuesday, July 16, 7:00 pm||Larkspur Library (website)||Janet Jennings, Ken Haas, Rose Black, Gabrielle Rilleau, Melanie Maier|
|Thursday, July 18, 7:00 pm||O’Hanlon Center for the Arts||William Ward Butler, Elizabeth Underwood, Barry Peterson, Dotty LeMieux, Eldon W. Beck|
|Tuesday, July 23, 7:00 pm||Fairfax Library||Prartho Sereno, Stephen Galiani, Lynn Axelrod, Julia Vose, Kat Crawford|
|Thursday, July 25, 7:00 pm||Civic Center Library||Diana Lang, Carol Griffin, Susan Zerner, Linda Enders|
|Tuesday, July 30, 7:00 pm||Marin City Library||Sherrie Lovler, Jon Jackson, Mary Kay Sweeney, Jayne McPherson|
|Thursday, August 1, 6:00 pm||Berkeley City Library, North Branch
|Lawrence Ruth, Kathryn Jordan, Barb Reynolds|
|Tuesday, August 6, 7:00 pm||Dance Palace Church||Gail Entrekin, Jackie Huss Hallerberg, Jim Gronvold, Joan Baranow, Raphael Block|
|Thursday, August 8, 7:00 pm||Novato Library||Patricia Nelson, Donna Emerson, Jeanne Fanning Santangelo, Nancy Cavers Dougherty, Susanne West|
|Saturday, August 10, 2:00 pm||Berkeley Library, South Branch
|Tobey Hiller, Grace Marie Grafton, Lee Rossi, Dale Jensen, Judy Wells|
|Thursday, August 15, 7:00 pm||Larkspur Library (website)||Lily Iona MacKenzie, Meryl Natchez, Amanda Moore, Siân Killingsworth, Lynn Ireland|
|Tuesday, August 27, 7:00 pm||Rebound Books||Susan Gunter, Jeanne Rana, Catharine Clark-Sayles, Marvin R. Hiemstra, Sandra Anfang|
|Thursday, August 29, 7:00 pm||Mill Valley Library||David Glick, Shelley Chesley, Kathleen McClung, Diane Kirsten Martin, Sandy Cross|
Marin County (and surrounding areas)