Monday, February 25, 2013
Pacifica's Lit Wave 2013 !
Celebrate the amazing literary world of Pacifica.
***March 7 – 10, 2013***
Local authors, poets, storytellers and musicians are coming together across Pacifica for four days of creative festivities. There are events for the young and young at heart, in venues indoors and outside!
All events are free and open to the public.
Lit Wave Events at Florey's:
Poetry in Motion: A Celebration
***Saturday, March 9th, 1:00pm – 4:30pm***
Sherri Rose-Walker, local poet and host of the monthly poetry series, Poetry at Florey’s, will orchestrate an afternoon celebrating the art of poetry. The event will begin with elementary school children, will feature poet Katharine Harer, introduce young poet Jenny Vo-Phamhi, and offer an open mic for poets who would like to share their work.
1:00 - Elementary school children, who have carried poems in their pockets during the week, are invited to read their pocket poems
2:00 - Katharine Harer, published and accomplished poet, performer and teacher of English and Creative Writing at Skyline Community College, will give a featured reading
3:00 - Open mic
3:30 - Jenny Vo-Phamhi, winner of first prize at last year’s “Fishing for Words” Poetry on the Pier event, will read her prize winning, and other, poems
4:00 - Open mic
Poetry in Translation: Spanish, Japanese, and English
***Sunday, March 10th, 6pm – 7pm***
Pacifica poets Camincha, Sonoko Carlson, and David Hirzel will read from original and favorite poems in the languages of their original composition and their English translation. Please join us!
For more information on all the Lit Wave events, visit the site:
We hope to see you!
Florey's Book Co.
2120 Palmetto Ave.
Pacifica, CA 94044
Open 10am to 6pm every day (8pm Fridays)
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