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US and Canadian Poetry Open Mikes

Presumed Suspended Due To Covid-19 Closures

April 9, 2020

We're assuming that most, if not all, of the non-virtual Open Mikes listed on this site are on hold for now. Rather than encourage anyone to go out for no good reason, we're marking all Open Mikes on-hold until we hear otherwise from the listing owners.

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The MAI presents


2nd Thursdays

7:00 p.m.- 10:00 p.m.

Thursday, October 8th

7:00 p.m.- 8:00 p.m. THE WRITING WORKSHOP

Chelsea Palermo will lead a writing workshop. Bring pen and paper.

8:00 p.m.- 8:45 p.m. THE FEATURED READERS

8:45p.m. - 10:00 p.m. THE OPEN MIC

Open mic is first sign, first read and is open to all writings genres.

$5.00 Suggested Donation.

For more information email:

For more information on Water Witch Coffee check out their website and facebook page.

There will be two featured readers at each event. If you are interested in being a featured reader send a brief bio, and 3-5 poems, or 5-7 pages of fiction to, Please, write “Water Witch Writer” in the subject line of your email.

We are open to guest workshop leaders versed in various writing genres. If this is of interest, please, send an inquiry email that includes a bio, teaching experience and proposed workshop idea. Please, send to and make the subject of the email “Water Witch Workshop”.

We are open to collaborative workshops where workshop writers will work with other art mediums and local artist to create pieces. If you are interested in joining this effort get in touch.

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  • Last updated: April 9, 2020

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