• 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




Sing-along, Read-a-song

Instrumentalist available to accompany. Or bring your own.


Sarah Pape and Michael Spring ||| Monday, October 24 @ 7:30 pm ||| SPC 1719 25th St

October 19, 2016

Sarah Pape teaches English and works as the Managing Editor of Watershed Review at Chico State. Her poetry and prose has recently been published in: Passages North, Ecotone, Crab Orchard Review, Bluestem, The Pinch, Smartish Pace, Hayden’s Ferry Review, and others. Her chapbook, Ruination Atlas, was published this year (dancing girl press). She curates community literary programming and is a member of […]

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Pilar R. Aranda and Joe Montoya Jr. ||| Mon, Oct 17 @ 7:30 pm ||| SPC 1719 25th St

October 12, 2016

  Pilar Rodríguez Aranda is a poet, video artist, and translator. She was born in Mexico City, but lived in California, Texas, and New Mexico, for a total of 13 years; currently she resides in Tijuana, BC. She has published in dozens of magazines and anthologies like Voices of Mexico, Poets in Nigeria, Mujeres de […]

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Tim McKee ||| Monday, October 10 @ 7:30 pm ||| SPC 1719 25th St

October 5, 2016

Tim McKee is an editor, writer, and teacher. He studied history at Princeton University and has a master’s degree in journalism from the University of Missouri. He is the author of the book No More Strangers Now: Young Voices from a New South Africa, which was an honor book for the Jane Addams Book Award. […]

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Women’s Wisdom Poets ||| Monday, Oct 3, 7:30 pm ||| SPC 1719 25th

September 28, 2016
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