NOVEMBER 4-5, 2022
15th annual festival, held live this year in Grand Coteau, is a FREE festival featuring three award-winning writers. These writers provide a Community Reading on Friday and Writing Workshops on Saturday. Also on Saturday, a Community Stage at Thensted Center is open to all writers and performers. Youth Creative Writing Contest winners read their works and receive awards.. Local students circulate through Grand Coteau and Sunset performing "Drive By Poetry", dramatic readings of works by the visiting writers."
Open Mic On the Road
Festival of Words Open Mic

Our Open Mic is back to live venues at a different location each month.
We will share poetry, songs, and readings to bring people together.
Please email Martha at if you are interested in participating.
We hope to see you there!
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