Poetry Society of Vermont
founded in 1947
photo by Linda Tyler

PSOV Calendar for 2018



Apr  1   National Poetry Month; Poem City Montpelier, Poem Town Saint Johnsbury, Poem Town Randolph (see home page for link or go to https://poemcityvt.wordpress.com/

Apr  2   Deadline for Spring Workshop poetry submissions

Apr. 6 Fri. 7PM George Longenecker will read poems from his new book Star Route as well as a few poems from a forgotten Vermont poet, Frances Frost. T.W. Wood Gallery, 46 Barre St., Montpelier . 

Apr. 10 Tues 7PM POETRY/SPOKEN WORD OPEN MIC, come celebrate Poetry Month at the Tap House, 309 County St., Bennington (across the St. from Bennington Pottery). Sign-up at 7, readings begin 7:15. 5 minute time limit. Every 2nd Tuesday thereafter. Charlie Rossiter, MC. More info: 708-606-4673 Free

Apr 14 2018 Sat. 2PM Book Launch and reading for Birchsong, Poetry Centered in Vermont  Northshire Books Manchester (see home page for details). 

Apr. 20 Sat. 7PM Ina Anderson and Geza Tatrallayay Reading: Before It's Too Late.  Poems will touch on both the destruction and beauty of the world around us.  Friday April 20 Kellogg Hubbard Library 135 Main Street Montpelier 

Apr  21 2018 Reservations due for spring luncheon (see tab to left)

Apr  28  2018 Sat. 2-3:30 PM PSOV Reading at Phoenix Books 191 Bank St. Burlington Saturday  

Join us; sign up to read by contacting Nancy Brunelle at vtkrista@aol.com

May 5 2018  Sat. Spring luncheon and poetry workshop, Swift House Middlebury.  (See Spring Luncheon tab.) 

 Jun 1 2018  Reminder for summer contests Submissions


Jun 15 2018 Followup reminder for summer contests submissions

Jul  1 2018   Deadline for summer contests submissions

                                    Electronic submissions only accepted.

                                    Please do not submit previously published poems.

                                    See each contest under "Contests and Awards" tab for specific line limits. 

Jul  7 2018 Reminder for Summer Festival


Aug  4 2018 Sat.  Summer Festival, Knoll Farm Fayston

Oct 6   2018 Sat. Autumn luncheon and poetry workshop Capitol Plaza Montpelier VT