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Workshops, Writing Groups & Conferences

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Poetry Workshops 2015

March 10, 17, 24, 6:30–8 pm: Free poetry workshop with Rita Mae Reese: "Let's Get Lost: Finding Inspiration in the Stacks" in the Bubbler, Central Public Library. Find out more and register at

Poetry Groups

Last Thursdays, 7–8:30 pm: Madison Poetry Tribe. For anybody that loves words, poetry, rhyme and rhythmic ranting. Bring a poem to share, workshop your poetry, do creative writing exercises and discuss your writing process. Let's work toward building an even more vibrant poetry community in Madison! Meets at Steep & Brew Coffee, 544 State Street. All are welcome!