St. Louis Poetry Center

Our Mission

Our passion for poetry guides us to encourage people of all ages and backgrounds to participate in the infinite possibilities of the written word. We conduct workshops, contests, outreach programs and readings to promote poetry in the community.

Summer and Poetry Readings

Don't miss any of these remaining dates for the summer:

July 22 Poetry at the Point, August 8  for second friday notes and August 26. for Poetry at the Point....  details are on the readings page.

August 4: Deadline for the Fall newsletter (Sept., Oct. and November)

Members' events, kudos and news ...  send them in!  We have an intern on the newsletter now, so let's not keep her waiting.  (JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)

THE Summer NEWSLETTER IS HERE  or go to the enewsletter page and download there. 

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The summer sounds of second Fridays and fourth Tuesdays

Poetry at the Point THIS Tuesday, July 22

at the Focal Point at 2720 Sutton with Brett Lars Underwood, Myrta Vida and Sean Arnold.  More on the readings page.

second friday notes next is August 8

at Whole Foods Market in Town and Country, at the intersection of Clayton and Woods Mill Roads. Featured poets are Lenny Smith and Susan Trowbridge Adams with musical guest "Tuffy" singing the blues.  Check out bios on the Readings page.

See photos from the 55th Annual Poetry Concert and Awards on the gallery page... as well as some new images from the Dylan Thomas Event in April.

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