Literary Contest Awards
Poetry & Short Fiction
City of Danbury Cultural Commission
Date: Thursday, May 16
Time: 6:00 p.m.
Western Connecticut State University
White Hall - Room 127
181 White Street
Danbury, CT 06810
Join us in Room 127 of White Hall at Western Connecticut State University for this inspiring evening of celebration and award-winning poetry from Danbury area high school students of diverse backgrounds and experiences.
Judging the poetry contest and delivering the keynote is award-winning poet, writer and editor Adele Annesi.
Come help us inspire and support today's youth toward tomorrow's success.
The poetry awards are sponsored by the Danbury Cultural Commission.
Meet the Author Series
Pequot Library Auditorium
Date: Saturday, September 14
Time: 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
720 Pequot Avenue
Southport, CT 06890
The Pequot Library welcomes instructors from the Westport Writers' Workshop, a thriving nonprofit independent literary center that offers 100 workshops and seminars a year for all genres and skill levels.
Representatives of the Westport Writers' Workshop will address a variety of writers' concerns, such as make the most of a writing workshop, transforming ideas into stories and essays, submitting work and moving from prompts to polished pieces.
For more information, visit Pequot Library.
Muse & Music Evening Cabaret
Date: Friday, February 7
Time: 7 p.m. to 9 p.m.
Come in from the cold with a festive evening of songs and stories, featuring writers from the Westport Writers’ Workshop.
The Ridgefield Library’s first annual Muse & Music Cabaret will be held Friday, February 7, from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m.
The event also features performances from area musicians, including Chris Belden and The Angry O'Haras, and a wine and cheese reception.
The event is free and open to the public. Seating is limited and first-come-first served.
To register, go to Muse & Music Evening Cabaret.