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“National Poem in Your Pocket Poetry Reading”

Title:“National Poem in Your Pocket Poetry Reading”
Date & Time:Thu Apr 29, 2021 7:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Location:Virtual Only Event, Meeting or Activity
Meetings, events or activities that will be held exclusively online or via telephone conference.
Event Details:KaNikki Jakarta, Poet Laureate, City of Alexandria, VA.
KaNikki Jakarta, Poet Laureate, City of Alexandria, VA.
KaNikki Jakarta invites residents to read poetry in celebration of the National Poem in Your Pocket day. The 2021 “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. This event is hosted by KaNikki Jakarta, Northern Virginia Fine Arts Association and the Office of the Arts. The event will be presented in the comfort of your home via Zoom.

For additional information 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.:571.238.2443
Fees:If you wish to read or attend, please email
Audience:Anyone may attend
Tags:Arts, Author Reading, Community Event, Performing Arts, Recreation, Recreation Centers

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