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Stafford Reading & Birthday Celebration – Milwaukie, OR

The Ledding Library and Milwaukie Poetry Series Committee are delighted to sponsor a William Stafford Birthday Celebration on Sat, Jan. 12, 2016 from 2-4 p.m. at the Pond House.

Celebrations are held throughout Oregon and the nation each year in honor of poet William Stafford, who taught for many years at Lewis and Clark College and was Oregon Poet Laureate from 1975 through 1989.

Milwaukie's event is hosted by Greg Chaimov and Tom Hogan. Featured readers TBA.

Please join the event and bring a poem honoring William Stafford! There will be an opportunity after the featured readers for everyone who wants to share a poem at the Open Mic. Light refreshments will be served. For information and to sign up for the Open Mic contact Tom Hogan at tomhogan2@comcast.net(link sends e-mail) or 503.819.8367.

This event is FREE to the public.