August 2, 2012
Monthly Events - August 2012

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August 2nd: Broetry Open Mic Night. 9PM. The Treehouse. 1922 NE Emerson. Featuring Will Stanford Knudsen. All ages. 21+ BYOB.

August 6th: Show and Tell Gallery: Caffeinated Art. 7PM. SE 12th and Ash St. Featuring Robin Catesby, Dr. Sarah D. Holloway, and Michelle Rae Anderson (open mic to follow)

August 8th: Stone Soup Reading Series. 7PM. Marino Adriatic Cafe. 4129 SE Division St. Featuring Jake Hart, Sterling Clark, Camille Perry, J. Adam Collins, and Ross Robins.

August 9th: open heARTs: a multicultural arts showcase. 7PM. The Hawthorne Hostel. 3031 SE Hawthorne Blvd. Featuring Paint Dance Company, Intisar Abioto, Bryson Foster and poetry by Chase Person. Hosted by Andrea Hope. Family-friendly. Cultural attire encouraged!

August 10th: Speakeasy at the CAT! 7PM. The (new) Black Cat. 3990 N Interstate Ave. Featuring Andrea Hope, hosted by Cloud Starchild. Short story and poetry reading open mic. Bring an open mind and speakeasy attire.

August 12th: Stonehenge Studios Poetry Reading and Open Mic. 7PM. 3508 SW Corbett Ave. Featuring Elyse Fenton and Lisa Steinman.

August 12th: Spare Room Presents: 7:30 PM. The Waypost. 3120 N. Williams Ave. Chris Pusatieri, Michelle Naka Pierce, and Stephen Vincent. $5 Suggested donation.

August 16th: Broetry Open Mic Night. 9PM. The Treehouse. 1922 NE Emerson. Featuring Amy Everhart. All ages. 21+ BYOB.

August 20th: Show and Tell Gallery: Caffeinated Art. 7PM. SE 12th and Ash St. Featuring Andrea Hope, Brenna Twohy, and Jill Greenseth (open mic to follow)

August 22nd: Stone Soup Reading Series. 7PM. Marino Adriatic Cafe. 4129 SE Division St. Featuring Mary Slocum, Bob Swango, Jeffrey Gardener, Pat Vivian, Fred Meldan, and Sue Parman.

August 25th: The Meaning of Me. 7PM. Elevated Coffee. 5261 NE MLK Blvd. Poetry book release of Emmett Wheatfall.

August 27th: Conversations with Writers. 7PM. Influence Music Hall. 135 SE 3rd Ave. HILLSBORO. Featuring Alan Roth.

August 31st: Them’s Fightin’ Words. 7PM. St. Johns Booksellers. 8622 N Lombard St. A new reading series bullies its way into town.

August 31st: (give, summer, over). 8PM. The Pointy House. 2930 SE Clay St. Featuring Jon Sands, Kira Clark, Lindsey Kugler, Drew Scott Swenhaugen, Erik Rice, and Leah Noble Davidson.

August 31st: HEMPress Poetry Open Mic. 6PM sign up. Hempress Cafe. 2714 NE Alberta St. The Cafe is hosting their first open mic, to continue every last Friday.

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June 2, 2012
Monthly Events

June 2nd: Market Day Poetry Series. 12PM. St Johns Booksellers. 8622 N Lombard St. Featuring Dan Raphael, Laura Winter, and Amy Temple Harper.

June 7th: Andrea Gibson and Tara Hardy. 8PM. 24Ten. 2410 N Mississippi Ave. $12. Music by the I’s. Tickets at qpoetry.ning.com.

June 9th: Market Day Poetry Series. 12PM. St Johns Booksellers. 8622 N Lombard St. Featuring Christopher Luna and Toni Partington.

June 9th: Nick’s Goodbye Lit Party! 7PM. Mother Foucault’s Bookshop. 523 SE Morrison St. Featuring Nicky Tiso, Kira Clark, Becca Taplin, James Yeary, Zosia Rose Wiatr, and Lindsay Allison Ruoff.

June 10th: Stonehenge Studios Poetry Reading and Open Mic. 7PM. 3508 SW Corbett Ave. Featuring Vern Rutsala and Jim Shugrue.

June 12th: Fault Lines Poetry Debut. 7:30PM. Milepost 5. 850 NE 81st Ave. Featuring Tiel Aisha Ansari, Ryan Scariano, Michael Berton, Sam Roderick Roxas-Chua, Tim Applegate, Kelly Running, Elizabeth Ferguson, Penelope Schott, and Dan Encarnacion.

June 12th: Small Doggies Reading: The Final Episode. 8PM. The Blue Monk. 3341 SE Belmont. Featuring Jac Jemc, Gabriel Blackwell, Eirean Bradley, Courtenay Hameister and musical guest Muscle and Marrow. $5

June 13th: Stone Soup Reading Series. 7PM. Marin0 Adriatic Cafe. 4129 SE Division St. Featuring Patrick Bocarde, Jamondria Harris, and Ric Vrana.

June 14th: Soulful Showcase featuring Blacque Butterfly. 8PM. 910 N. Killingsworth St. Family-friendly music, spoken word, and African food. Includes open mic. Contact blacquebutterflypdx@gmail.com

June 20th: Stone Soup Reading Series. 7PM. Marino Adriatic Cafe. 4129 SE Division St. Featuring Meg Waldron, Stephen Meads, and Robyn Bateman.

June 23rd: Market Day Poetry Series. 12PM. St Johns Booksellers. 8622 N Lombard St. Featuring A. Molotkov, David Cooke, Jennifer Lesh, and John Sibley Williams.

June 23rd: If Not for Kidnap. 7:30PM. 3968 SE Mall St. Featuring Don Mee Choi, Jennifer Bartlett, Jesse Morse, and Jennifer Denrow

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