Posted December 5, 2017.

Milwaukie Poetry Series with Scot Siegel

When:
December 13, 2017 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm America/Los Angeles Timezone
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Where:
Ledding Library Pond House
2215 SE Harrison St
Milwaukie, OR 97222
USA

A Reading by Scot Siegel – December 13, 2017

The Milwaukie Poetry Series Eleventh Season!

A reading by Scot Siegel 

7 p.m. Wednesday, December 13, 2017

Ledding Library Pond House, 2215 SE Harrison St.

The Milwaukie Poetry Series Committee and the Ledding Library of Milwaukie are delighted to continue the Eleventh Season of the Milwaukie Poetry Series with a reading by Scot Siegel. This reading will take place on Wednesday, December 13, 2017 at 7 p.m. in the Pond House at 2215 SE Harrison St. in Milwaukie adjacent to the Ledding Library.

Scot Siegel‘s books of poems include The Constellation of Extinct Stars and Other Poems (County Clare, Ireland: Salmon Poetry, 2016), Thousands Flee California Wildflowers (Salmon Poetry, 2012), and Some Weather (Plain View Press, 2008). He is also the author of two chapbooks, Skeleton Says (Finishing Line Press, 2010) and Untitled Country (Untitled Country, 2009). The late US Poet Laureate, Philip Levine, recognized his long poem, “Pages Torn From a Schoolmarm’s Diary,” as a Finalist with Honorable Mention in Nimrod International’s 2012 Pablo Neruda Poetry Prize Competition. His writing is part of the permanent art installation along Portland, Oregon’s Light Rail Transit ‘Orange Line’.

Read one of Scot’s poems, learn more about the series’ poets and watch videos of past readings at: http://www.milwaukieoregon.gov/library/milwaukie-poetry-series

The Pond House is a delightful setting and easy to reach. It is located at SE Harrison St. and SE 23rd Ave. in Milwaukie. From SE McLoughlin Blvd. turn east at the light onto SE Harrison St and go four blocks east to 2215 SE Harrison St., Milwaukie, OR 97222. Parking is available at the library and on-street.

For information about the readings, please contact the Series Coordinator, Tom Hogan, at 503.819.8367 or tomhogan2@comcast.net or Ledding Library of Milwaukie Reference Librarian, Sarah Roller at 503.786.7580 or rollers@milwaukieoregon.govThank you all for your support!

Eleven Years: Enriching Milwaukie one poem at a time.

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