Poetry Block Party on Seward Street

Posted on April 15, 2011 by

Saturday April 30 10-3
Downtown on Seward Street

It’s National Poetry Month and The Canvas and its neighbors are having a street party!  Join us for a FREE community celebration of words, rhymes, and lines.  There will be food, games, and activities for all ages, including crazy quill making, window graffiti, freestyle session, sidewalk chalk contest, beer garden, bbq, word cookies, and much much more.

Bring your friends, bring your family, bring your imagination and be the word on the street!

Featuring performances by a hula hoop collective (10:30am), Spirit Lodge Drumming (12:00pm), The Kinetics (1:00pm), and an Open Mic hosted by the Woosh Kinaadeiyi Poetry Slam (2:00pm).

Participating Organizations and Businesses:

The Canvas Community Art Studio, Juneau Arts & Humanities Council, Juneau Public Library, Capital City Weekly, K3 Radio Stations, UAS Media Club, Woosh Kinaadeiyí, Hearthside Books, Silverbow Bakery, Nail Jazz, Nana’s Attic, Nana’s Estates, Copy Express, Big Brothers Big Sisters, CHOCO, Pie in the Sky, Urban Eskimo, Rainy Retreat Books, Wells Fargo, The Glory Hole, Memeluck Furs, Art Sutch Photography & Digital Imaging, Plant People, Lola’s, Wild Oven, Chef Stef, Hula Hoop Collective, The Kinetics, and Spirit Lodge Drumming.

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