• Real Poets
    Real Poets
    Sacramento Poetry Center's Real Poets program pairs trained poet mentors with at-risk youth to write original poems about their lives.
  • Robert Hass reads at The Crocker Art Museum
    Robert Hass reads at The Crocker Art Museum
    Sacramento Poetry Center was an organizer and sponsor of the Squaw Valley Benefit Reading




Pat Lynch and Penny Kline

January 22, 2016

Pat Lynch and Penny Kline Monday, January 25, 2016 at 7:30 PM SPC at 1719 25th Street Host: Bob Stanley Pat Lynch lives in Sacramento, California. Her essay, “Pulling Forty,” received the top award from the New West Magazine. Some of her short stories appeared in Alimentum, Weber, The Contemporary West, and XX Eccentric, a Main Street Rag Short Fiction Anthology. Her […]

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Kate Asche and Jeff Knorr [Mosaic of Voices]

January 19, 2016
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Third Thursdays in the Sacramento Room [January]

January 19, 2016

It’s back . . . Third Thursdays in the Sacramento Room   Thursday, January 21 at the Central Library 828 I Street, 12 Noon Mary Zeppa and Lawrence Dinkins, hosts New Year’s Day– everything is in blossom! I feel about average. –Kobayashi Issa In Roman mythology, Janus is the god of gates, doors, doorways, beginnings, endings and time. […]

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The Dream (MLK Day Reading): Brother Hypnotic, Staajabu, Vincent Kobelt, Chicanas, LaRock Rahman, Indigo Moor, DaMar Grier

January 16, 2016
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Tim Kahl Book Release Reading for The String of Islands

January 8, 2016

Tim Kahl Book Release for The String of Islands Monday, Jan. 11 at 7:30 PM SPC at 1719 25th Street Host: Emmanuel Sigauke Tim Kahl [http://www.timkahl.com] is the author of Possessing Yourself (CW Books, 2009), The Century of Travel (CW Books, 2012) and The String of Islands (Dink, 2015). His work has been published in Prairie Schooner, Drunken Boat, Mad Hatters’ Review, Indiana Review, […]

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Laverne Frith and Indigo Moor

January 1, 2016

(916) 240-1897   www.sacramentopoetrycenter.com  (free event)

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Poetry at Einstein ||| Anglin, Bhopla, Yamshon

December 27, 2015

“Poetry at Einstein!” On the First Sunday of each month from 2:00 – 4:00 We will start off the New Year on Sunday, January 3rd Our Featured Readers will be: JoAnn Anglin, Rhony Bhopla and Ellen Yamshon There will also be an Open Mic                                             The Albert Einstein Residence Center 1935 Wright Street between Cottage […]

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