ON-GOING Reading Series/Radio/TV

  Annie Menebroker 
(photo by Katy Brown)


These NorCal events meet on a regular basis, but you'd best check first to be sure they're happening on a given day, and/or cross-check with eskimopie.net/. And if your reading series isn't on here, let me know! (Go back to the b-board and scroll down to the red SPC box for Sacramento Poetry Center fare.)


On-going Reading Series:

•••Weds. (weekly), 9pm: Mahogany Urban Poetry Series at Queen Sheba's in Sac: mybmsf.com/01WordOut_Single.asp?wordoutID=3524
•••Thurs. (weekly), 8pm: Features/open mic at Poetry Unplugged, Luna's Cafe, Sacramento: lunascafe.com

•••1st Thurs., 8pm: Features/open mic at John Natsoulas Gallery, 521 1st St., Davis: poetryindavis.com

•••2nd Tues., 6pm: Features at The Barkin' Dog Grill, Modesto: www.barkindoggrill.org

•••2nd Weds., 6pm: Read-around, Poetry Off-the-Shelves, Main Library, Placerville. Free.
•••2nd Weds., 7-9pm: Red Alice's Poetry Emporium at The Shine Cafe, 14th & E Sts., Sac. Features plus open mic. One drink minimum. Host: Bill Gainer.
•••3rd Sun., 3-5pm (summer), 2-4pm (winter): Lincoln Poets Club readings feature guests and open mic at Twelve Bridges Library, 485 Twelve Bridges Dr., Lincoln (walk around the library to the Willow Rm. entrance). No reading in Dec. Info: 916-434-9226

•••3rd Thurs., 7:30pm: Features/open mic, Nev. County Poetry Series in Grass Valley: thecenterforthearts.org
•••3rd Thurs., 8pm: Features/open mic at John Natsoulas Gallery, 521 1st St., Davis: poetryindavis.com
•••3rd Sat., 3pm: Poetic License meets at Books 'n' Bears, 6211-A Main St., El Dorado. Bring poems or come to listen. Monthly themes. Info: 530-621-1766. 

•••4th Mon., 6-7pm: Poetry in Motion read-around, Placerville Sr. Ctr., 937 Spring St., Placerville.
•••4th Weds., 7-9pm: Red Alice's Poetry Emporium at The Shine Cafe, 14th & E Sts., Sac. Features plus open mic. One drink minimum. Host: Bill Gainer.
•••4th Sat., every other month: Central Valley Haiku Club meetings: blinkhaiku.blogspot.com

Poetry in the Local Media:

•••Weds. (weekly), 5pm: Dr. Andy's Poetry & Tech. Hr.: 90.3 FM or www.kdvs.org/listen
•••Thurs. (weekly, free on newstands): Sac. News & Review Poet's Corner: kelm@newsreview.com or www.newsreview.co/. Go to www.newsreview.com/sacramento/poets_corner/all?oid=38704 for SNR Poet's Corner archive.
•••Monthly: Senior Magazine's Poetry Corner, ed. by Laverne Frith. Free on newstands.
•••Sun. (weekly), 9am: Manzanita Voices, a radio show for writers. Online: www.kvgcradio.com