A Special Gathering of Local Poets on June 18

The Vancouver Public Library and Vancouver Park Board are teaming up to host a fun, interactive, indoor and outdoor poetry experience in the Moberly Arts and Cultural Centre and its beautiful surrounding gardens in South Vancouver. The free event will take place on Saturday, June 18, 2016 from 1–4 pm.

Showcased are this year’s Dorothy Livesay Poetry Prize finalists, Ali Blythe, Amber Dawn, Raoul Fernandes, Miranda Pearson and Jeff Steudel, who will read from their nominated works. Acclaimed local poet and novelist Evelyn Lau will moderate this unique event.