5:10 am - Friday December 15, 2017

Out of the Ashes: Words of Rebirth, Healing, and Hope

Poet Laureate Hosts Reading

Public Invited to Share Poems of Rebirth, Healing, and Hope in Wake of Waldo Canyon Fire

Colorado Springs, Colo. (July 9, 2012) – Pikes Peak Poet Laureate Price Strobridge will host a poetry reading called Out of the Ashes: Words of Rebirth, Healing, and Hope, featuring several special guests, including former Pikes Peak Poet Laureates Jim Ciletti and Aaron Anstett. After a reading from prominent local poets, there will be an open mic portion of the program. Everyone is invited to share their words on the recent Waldo Canyon Fire tragedy and how our community will move forward. Refreshments will be served.


Wednesday, July 11 at 7 p.m.

Carnegie Garden at Penrose Library, 20 N. Cascade Ave. (In the event of inclement weather, the program will be held inside Penrose Library)


For more information about the Pikes Peak Poet Laureate Project, visit pikespeakpoetlaureate.org.


For more information about Price Strobridge, visit ppld.org/whats-new/strobridges-journey-poet-laureate-wasn%E2%80%99t-textbook.




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