Weekend Update 1/11/2013

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Jon Sands

Jon Sands is a Brooklyn based author known for electrifying readings. He wrote, The New Clean (2011, Write Bloody Publishing), and starred in the award winning 2011 web-series “Verse: A Murder Mystery” from Rattapallax Films. He is Director of Poetry Education at the Positive Health Project (a syringe exchange center in Midtown Manhattan), an adjunct with the City University of New York, as well as a Youth Mentor with Urban Word-NYC. His work is published or forthcoming in RATTLE, The Millions, Word Riot, Muzzle, and The Rattling Wall from PEN USA. He is a member of the groundbreaking performance poetry tours, “The Whirlwind Company” and “The SpillJoy Ensemble,” and tours extensively, both nationally and internationally. Say yes to www.jonsands.com

What: Jon Sands
Where: Innisfree Poetry Bookstore & Café 1203 13th Street Boulder, CO 80302
When: Friday, January 11, 2013 @ 7pm

Dani Rado, Will Skinker, Cassandra Smith at the Deer Pile

Please come out and support the arts Friday, January 11th at the Deer Pile. Smorg is pleased to host Dani Rado, Will Skinker and Cassandra Smith, all hail Denver writers. C’est magnifique! The Deer Pile is located above City o City (206 E 13th Ave). Delicious food and drinks available at City o City. Meet there. Reading starts promptly at 7pm (to make way for the event following ours). Come early for dinner or a drink and stay late

What: Dani Rado, Will Skinker, Cassandra Smith at the Deer Pile
Where: The Deer Pile 206 East 13th Avenue, Denver, Colorado 80203
When: Friday, January 11, 2013 @ 7pm

Saturday, January 12, 2013

Poetry Workshop @ Common Grounds

What: Poetry Workshop @ Common Grounds
Where: Common Grounds 3484 W. 32nd Ave. Denver, CO 80211
When: 3:00 p.m. second Sat. of every month

Stories on Stage presents “New Realities”

What: Stories on Stage presents “New Realities”
Where: Su Teatro at the Denver Civic Theatre 721 Santa Fe Drive Denver, CO 80204
When: 1:30 p.m. January 12 and 7:30 p.m. January 12

Freespeak Open Mic @ Illegal Grounds Coffee House

What: Freespeak Open Mic @ Illegal Grounds Coffee House
Where: Illegal Grounds Coffee House 925 E. 17th Ave. Denver, CO 80218
When: 8:00 p.m. every Sat.

Open Mic @ Brother Jeff’s Cultural Center and Cafe

What: Open Mic @ Brother Jeff’s Cultural Center and Cafe
Where: Brother Jeff’s Cultural Center and Café 2836 Welton St. Denver, CO 80205
When: 9:30 p.m. every Sat.

Sunday, January 13, 2013

Poetry Slam at Mercury Cafe

What: Poetry Slam at Mercury Cafe
Where: Mercury Café, 2199 California St. Denver, CO 80205
When: Sunday, January 13, 2013 at 8PM