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Winner of Literacy Center of West Michigan's 2016 Spellebration shares her message

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Submitted 08-10-2016 under NONPROFITS

My name is Silvia Guzman and I am from Mexico. I'm married and have five children. Three are living with me and two are in Mexico. When I came to the Literacy Center I set for myself three major goals, to obtain the skills of reading, writing,...

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Local refugee center hosts summer literacy program, looks for volunteers

by (WMRECC)

Submitted 06-21-2016 under NEWS

What is a refugee exactly? How can I help refugees in my community? What are practical ways I can get involved? I want to contribute to this growing need in my community, but it seems so overwhelming and I don’t know where to start! What can I...

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Writers Squared: Iliana Rocha & W. Todd Kaneko

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Submitted 06-14-2016 under

Writers Squared is an original series at Great Lakes Commonwealth of Letters (GLCL) wherein two authors, well-known to one another, read from their own work as well as each other’s. They will engage with the audience in a dialogue revolving...

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POETRY SOCIETY OF MICHIGAN: SPRING MEETING AND PUBLIC READING


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Submitted 03-02-2016 under

The Poetry Society of Michigan will hold their Spring Meeting for PSM Members from 9:00am - 3:00 pm and a Public Reading (open to everyone) from 4:00pm to 5:30pm on Saturday, April 30. Visit PSM's website to learn about membership: https://...

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BOOK LAUNCH FOR ROBERT FANNING'S “SHEET MUSIC”

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Submitted 03-02-2016 under

Join us for the launch party for Robert Fanning's newest book, Sheet Music (Three Bee Press) on Saturday, April 2, at 7:00 pm.  Join us for readings, music, and poetry, all for free!Robert Fanning is the author of five poetry...

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Book Launch for Glenn Shaheen's "Energy Corridor" at GLCL

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Submitted 01-29-2016 under

Join us to celebrate the release of  Glenn Shaheen's latest volume of poetry, Energy Corridor, from the University of Pittsburgh Press, on Tuesday, March 1, from 6:30 - 8:30 pm. "In Energy Corridor, Houston, Texas is the macabre avatar...

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Book Launch Celebration for Z.G. Tomaszewski's "All Things Dusk"

by (Write616)

Submitted 01-13-2016 under

Come, join us for an evening of celebration! There will be music, beverages, antipasto, and poems!On Friday, February 5 at 6:30pm, our very own Z.G. Tomaszewski will be reading from his new book, All Things Dusk (winner of the Hong Kong University...

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Writers Squared with Nancy Eimers and William Olsen at GLCL

by (Write616)

Submitted 12-02-2015 under

Writers Squared is an occasional series here at GLCL where two authors get together in a laid-back and casual manner to talk about inspiration, writing, their own and each other's work, and whatever else comes up! This time, we've got renown...

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Release Party for The Michigan Poet Anthology

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Submitted 12-01-2015 under

The Michigan Poet is more than just great poetry for free. It offers Michigan communities a chance to discover the great literary culture of a state largely known for industry. The Michigan Poet believes art enriches our lives, and fosters positive...

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Experience Poetry: Readings from the Commonwealth

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Submitted 11-06-2015 under

Enjoy readings from work GLCL members crafted at our Roundtable Workshops & other writing opportunities. This event is free and open to everyone; stop on in to listen to some poetry and enjoy our membership appreciation party! Led by Phillip...

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