Monthly Poetry Group


Newtown Bookshop will host the 2018 Bucks County Poet Laureate, Carly Jane Volpe at a reading on Thursday, November 8 at 6:30.Carly will read from her just published 'Until the Roof Lifted Off' her collection of poetry and illustrations. Lynn Fanok will facilitate the meeting and the open mic to follow the featured reading. 

 Please join us and bring a poem or two.  We look forward to seeing you there! 

The first half of the monthly meeting is devoted to a reading by a featured poet from the group or by a published poet. The second half hour allows open mike time for group members to share a few poems they've written, or they may choose to read poems written by their favorite poets.  In the future, we may include poetry workshops to the group's activities.  If you are interested in sharing a collection of poems, please email Lynn at .

The meeting will be facilitated by Lynn Fanok, who has written a collection of poems about her experiences as a survivor’s daughter examining her family, memory, and history. Her poetry has appeared in Burnt Bridge and other journals. Lynn holds degrees in English from The Pennsylvania State University and Arcadia University. You'll find some of her poetry at

 All are invited and welcome to join us!  

When:  2nd Thursday of each month

Time:   6:30 pm - 7:30 pm 

Event date: 
Thursday, November 8, 2018 - 6:30pm
Event address: 
2835 South Eagle Road
Newtown, PA 18940