Make your own free website on







Just to name a few


 Barnes and  Noble, 555, 12th St NW,

 Washington, DC

Barnes and Noble, Clarendon

Caravan Books and Imports

Myth at Teaism

Spaulding Library

Starbucks (Forestville, MD)








Caravan Books

Open Mic Poetry Time

Saturday, 7pm to 9pm

Caravan Books

Rivertown Shopping Center

St. Barnabus Road

Oxon Hill, MD
















Poetry At Takoma Park


2004 Fall Readings By Local Poets

Tuesdays at 7:30 pm

District of Columbia Public Library

Takoma Park Branch

5th & Cedar Streets, N.W.

Washington, DC

Tele: 202.576.7252














The Nora School Poetry Series

Nora School

955 Silgo Avenue

Silver Spring, MD

Christopher Conlon, Coordinator

All readings begin at 7:30 pm, the second Thursday of each month.

For more information call 301.495.6672

 or visit  FREE.


Nora School Poetry Series seeks submission for the 6th season,

beginning in September 2005.  Looking for poets who have not 

previously read in the series.  Send 5 typed pages of original poetry

with a cover letter describing background as a writer and performer of

poetry and SASE. Send to Chris Conlon, Nora School Reading Series

at above address.  Deadline: July 31.  More information:














Minas Gallery 

Third Sunday Poetry Reading

Every third Sunday at

36th Street "The Avenue" in Hampden

Features special guest poets

Reading time: 4:00 - 6:00pm

Information call: 410.744.0349

Open Mic will follow

$4.00 donation at the door




















Dreamers Poetry

Frederick Coffee Company

100 N. East Street

Frederick, Maryland

Wednesdays at 7pm

For Information call

Tele: 301.698.0039





















Poetic Sit


18 West 25th Street

Baltimore, MD

From 8:00PM to 11:00 PM

Every Thursday

Host: Kemit or Ad Lib

Tele: 410.235.4775

Donation: $5.00


If you would like to feature at Notre' Maison contact

Bleek at:












Poetic Flow


Every 2nd and 4th Friday

Where da' Word is Spoken!

Open Mic at Urban Blend Coffeehouse

8702 Liberty road

Plaza Shopping Center w/Marshall's

Randallstown, MD 21133

Tele: 410.922.3976

Open Mic Poetry

7pm to 10pm

$5.00 cover





















Barnes and Noble

555 12th Street, NW

Washington, DC

Verse, Vibes and Bites poetry soiree,

2nd Thursday at 7:00pm 

Open mic.  FREE

Musical accompaniment provided by

Doc Powell on Djembe (African) drum.

Host: Sistah Joy
















Cafe Muse

The  Word Works in collaboration with Friendship Heights Village

Center, located at 4433 South Park Avenue, Chevy Chase, MD

presents poetry at Cafe Muse, every third Thursday at  7:00pm. 

Featured Poets - Open Mic - Free refreshments

Call 301.656.2797 for more  information

 Free to the public.

























Barnes and Noble Clarendon

Poet-a-Tete, second Tuesdays at 7:30pm.

A featured poet followed by an  open mic. 

Recite what ever poems you wish to share or just come and listen.  

Tuesday, October 12, features Kim Roberts 

The store is located near the Clarendon, VA metro station. 

Host: Cheryl Crockett.  

For more information call the store at 703.248.8244















































































The Great Blacks In Wax Museum

Every Third, Thursday at 7:00pm The Great

Blacks in Wax Museum, 1601 East N. Avenue,

Baltimore, MD presents a poetry reading 

with a featured, followed by open mic.

  $3.00 Coverage fee.































































Poetry on The Radio

Spoken Word:



 Live on WHUR_FM 96.3, at Joe's Place, midnight.

Host Joe Gorham brings you poetry, music and discussion.

Special Guest Poets.  Tune in!  

Studio Line: 202.423.9487; Main Line: 202.806.3500








































































































































A Poetry Workshop

For( BWA) Baltimore Writers' Alliance Members

Meets every first Saturday of the month at 1:00pm.

For information call:  Lalita at 410.252.8483

















The Writer's Center offers several poetry workshops 

starting in late September and early October.

For more information visit

for a complete listing or call 301.654.8664
















































































































Poet Connection  Monthly Readings  Weekly Readings  Other Areas  Special Events  Spotlight Submission Links  Contacts