Thursday, August 4, 2016; 5:30 PM

Poetry at Longfellow House, Portland, ME

Reading will be in Longfellow House garden if weather permits, or inside. Poets: Kevin Sweeney, Steve Luttrell, Megan Grumbling. Free. See Maine Historical Society website for more information, such as poet biographies.


Friday, July 22, 2016; 7 PM

Poetry at the Harlow Gallery, Hallowell, ME

Hosts Claire Hersom, Bob MacLaughlin and Jay Franzel (all Moon Pie Press poets) have a lineup of fresh new faces: Lisa Panepinto, Mark Swiedom, Matt Hopkins and Dennis Pollock. 160 Water St. $3 suggested donation. Lovely art gallery.

Thursday, July 14, 2016; 7 PM

Poetry at Longfellow Books

Longfellow Books in Monument Square, Portland will host a reading featuring Moon Pie Press poets with new books: Kevin Sweeney of South Portland and David McCann of Watertown, Mass. Free. Refreshments.

Sunday, July 10, 2016; 1 PM

Poetry on Islesboro ME

Claire Hersom and Steve Cowperthwaite will read at The Abbey, 832 Main Road, Islesboro, ME. They are both terrific readers and this is a lovely spot.

Saturday, June 25, 2016; 7 PM

Lowry's Lodge poetry reading series in Westbrook

Poets Megan Grumbling and Bob McKibben will feature at the Lowry's Lodge regular reading. Refreshments. $3 suggested donation. Continuum for Creativity, 863 Main Street, Westbrook.

Tuesday, June 21, 2016; 6:30 PM

Surette in Amesbury, MA

Prime Time Poets: Costello Transportation Center, 68 Elm Street, Amesbury, Mass. Feature and open mike.

Friday, June 17, 2016; 7 PM

Pam Smith and Doug Woodsum at Harlow Gallery

The always-interesting Harlow Gallery in Hallowell, ME hosts the Bookey Readings, a wonderful poetry series. Pam Burr Smith and Doug Woodsum, both Moon Pie Press poets and excellent readers, will feature.

Wednesday, June 1, 2016; 6 PM

Poetry Hoot in Portsmouth, NH

Poetry Hoot is a weekly reading at Café Espresso, 738 Islington Street, Portsmouth. Ellen Taylor is one of the two featured readers on this date.