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Poetry Slam & Open Mic @ White Plains Public Library

Event Type: Adult - Poetry
Age Group(s): Adults, Teens
Date: 7/11/2018
Start Time: 6:30 PM
End Time: 9:00 PM
Description:
 Our exciting "1st Wednesday" series continues with Open Mic, SLAM competition and guest poet Mason Granger! Granger has been a professionally touring poet with a group called The Mayhem Poets for 14 years, performing a unique “poetry + hip hop + stand up comedy” show primarily for middle and high school students all over the country. He also is the founder of SlamFind, a website & YouTube channel with the mission to make live poetry more accessible to young & young-at-heart writers everywhere. NOTE: The slam has moved back to the WHITE PLAINS PUBLIC LIBRARY at 100 Martine Avenue in White Plains. To take part in the open mic or slam, please register at 6:30 pm. Slammers should bring one original poem of up to 3 minutes. Registration closes promptly at 7, and the program starts shortly thereafter. Co-hosted by local poet and slam-master Eric ZORK Alan. All are welcome! Questions? Contact program librarian Ben Himmelfarb by phone (422-6980) or e-mail (bhimmelfarb@whiteplainslibrary.org). Poetry Slam is a project of the White Plains Library Foundation.

Location: Community Room
Contact: Ben Himmelfarb
Contact Number: 914-422-6980
Presenter: B. Himmelfarb