Local Literary Events

JUNE 18, 6-8pm, SPW Poetry Open Mic 
Read your work every third Wednesday of the month. Hosted by the witty and charming Thea Chesley. Food and drink available for purchase. Join the fun!
Robbie's, Old Capital Plaza, south side of square.





JUNE 25, 6pm, Book Signing and Talk
Michael Jeffords and Sue Post, "Exploring Nature in Illinois: A Field Guide to the Prairie State," with a Forward by longtime PWLF/SPWer and Illinois Audubon Society Executive Director Tom Clay. Free.
Adams Wildlife Sanctuary, 2315 East Clear Lake Ave.

JUNE 27,
 7pm, Local Authors
Harriet Arkley, Kevin Corley, Cheri Elmore and Mike Sheperd
Barnes and Noble, 3111 S. Veterans Parkway.

JULY 6, 2-4pm, Book Signing and Discussion
Taylor Pensoneau, "Reporting on Life -- and People Along the Way."
Books on the Square, 153 East Jackson, Virden.

JULY 7, 9am-12pm, Poetry and Fiction Writing Camp
Vachel Lindsay Association sponsored for teens who have completed grades 7-12. Every Monday, Wednesday and Friday, July 7-25. Register here.
Vachel Lindsay State Historic Site, 603 S. Fifth Street.

JULY 16, 6-8pm, SPW Poetry Open Mic 
Read your work every third Wednesday of the month. Hosted by the witty and charming Thea Chesley. Food and drink available for purchase. Join the fun!
Robbie's, Old Capital Plaza, south side of square.





JULY 19, 9am, Pondicherry Lodge, Sherlock Holmes Society
Public is invited to attend this dinner meeting.
Barnes and Noble Booksellers, Springfield.


Email events to springfieldpoetsandwriters@gmail.com.