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Poetry Slam

Title:Poetry Slam
Date & Time:Fri Apr 26, 2019 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Location:Dr. Oswald Durant Memorial Center, 1605 Cameron St. (Map This)
Dr. Oswald Durant Memorial Center
Event Details:In celebration of National Poetry Month, KaNikki Jakarta, Poet Laureate, City of Alexandria will be hosting a Poetry Slam. “DASHing Words in Motion” Poets have been invited to also read their winning poetry that will be on the DASH buses and Trolleys in April and May,2018. Light refreshments. Formal program begins at 7 p.m. If you wish to read at the Poetry Slam, email:

For additional about the Poet Laureate and other literary programs, visit the Office of the Arts’ website at; email the Poet Laureate at; or call Cheryl Anne Colton at 703.746.5565, email,

For reasonable disability accommodation, contact or 703.746.5565, Virginia Relay 711.

Contact Person:Cheryl Anne Colton, Regional Program Director
Contact Phone No.:703.746.5565
Fees:Free, open to the public. If you wish to read, please email:
Audience:Anyone may attend
Tags:Arts, Author Reading, Community Event, King St. Metro, King Street, Old & Historic Alexandria, Old Town, Recreation, Recreation Centers

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