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River City Poets

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River City Poets is a community in Richmond, Virginia whose aims are to give every poet the confidence & the opportunity to share their voice and to bring poetry into greater prominence in the central Virginia region.

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Upcoming Events

Poetry at Boogaloos!
8/21 7pm

River City Poets are back for a Wednesday night of inspiration in RVA's Northside! Grab a cozy corner spot & a signature "Poetic" cocktail and settle in for...

Poetry Night at Cafe Zata!
8/23 7pm

4th Friday poetry night finds a new old home at Cafe Zata in its Manchester location, 700 Bainbridge St. New and veteran voices welcome! We hope you'll join...

Lingering at the Big Whisky Grill: Editors Read
8/24 4pm

Editors are poets, too! At this LINGERING IN THE MARGINS anthology event, co-editors Joanna Lee, Judy Melchiorre, and Marsha Owens take to the mic and share...

Poetry and Jazz Tasting
9/5 7pm

Mark your calendar for a night of spoken and musical inspiration! Bob Lambert & friends bring the music while local poets share a "taste" of what they do in...

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