SPW Events


Third Wednesday monthly, 6-8 pm
SPW Poetry Open Mic
Read your work every third Wednesday of the month. Hosted by SPW President Thea Chesley. Food and drink available for purchase. Join the fun! Listeners are welcome, too!
At Robbie's Restaurant, 4 South Old State Capitol Plaza, on the south side of the square, in downtown Springfield, Illinois.

Writers Workshop for Writers in a Hurry, 5:15-6 pm,
before the SPW Poetry Open Mic, 4 times per year:
January, April, July and October
At Robbie's Restaurant, Springfield.
Bring writings in progress to share with other writers for feedback, suggestions and discussion over beverages and delicious food. Stay for the Open Mic from 6-8 pm -- or not.

25th Anniversary          October 6, 2018
Reading at Vachel Lindsay House (1-3 PM) 
The public is invited to attend and read.

Writers & Outdoor Art Walk downtown (3-5 PM)
See the details page.

Reception at Robbie’s (5-7 PM) 
Cash bar, free hors d'oeuvres.