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Poet Laureate Reception

Title:Poet Laureate Reception
Date & Time:Fri Feb 15, 2019 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Location:Dr. Oswald Durant Memorial Center, 1605 Cameron St. (Map This)
Dr. Oswald Durant Memorial Center
Event Details:On Friday, February 15, Wendi Kaplan, Poet Laureate, City of Alexandria invites you to a special reception “Celebrating Building Bridges and Creating Community through Poetry.” This reception will be held from 6:30 p.m. until 8:30 p.m., formal program begins at 7 p.m., at the Durant Arts Center, 1605 Cameron St.

The reception will highlight Ms. Kaplan’s tenure as the City’s Poet Laureate through poetry, programs and activities.

The reception is free, but a RSVP is requested. Please email your RSVP to:

The Durant Arts Center is managed by the Office of the Arts, a division of the Alexandria Department of Recreation, Parks and Cultural Activities. For additional information contact Cheryl Anne Colton at 703.746.5565, or visit:

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:The reception is free, but a RSVP is requested. Please email your RSVP to:
Audience:Anyone may attend
Tags:Arts, Author Reading, Family, King St. Metro, King Street, Old & Historic Alexandria, Old Town, Recreation, Recreation Centers, Tourism

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