Upcoming Events

Make W.A.V.E.S. at Beczak

2022-08-20 17:00

All ArtSpeak and Make W.A.V.E.S writers invited to read plus OPEN MIC for neighborhood poets and musicians‚Ķ… Let the Hudson float with our words and enjoy the sunset as we revel.

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Go Fly a Poem

2022-09-10 13:00

Experience Poetry in Motion – Fly a Kite! Sat. September 10, 2022 Time: 1 – 5:00pm   Yonkers Promenade Dock Wells Ave.   Build a kite! Write a Poem! Read a Poem! Kids & Teens Books Giveaway! Light Refreshments & Cookies. Yonkers First Poet Laureate, Golda Solomon 2022 Community Outreach Event Guest Poet: Sheila Maldonado Reads at 2PM & 4PM | Invited Poets and Open Mic Special thanks: Dwanita Crosby and Sara Brody

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Po’Jazz on Hudson

2022-06-21 18:30

An Evening of Poetry Partnered with Jazz June 21, 2022 Time: 6:30 – 8:00pm   Crestwood Courtyard Yonkers Public Library 16 Thompson St.   Join us in the Crestwood Courtyard (weather permitting) for a presentation of poetry and jazz by Bassist Extraordinaire Christopher Dean Sullivan, poets EJ Antonio and Robert Gibbons, and Yonkers Poet Laureate Golda Solomon. Signed copies of Golda’s work (books and CDs) will be available.

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A Conversation with Golda Solomon

2022-04-04 19:00

Golda Solomon, First Poet Laureate of Yonkers, joins us to read and talk about her poems of jazz, resilience, and artistic survival. Co-sponsored by Friends of Crestwood Library.

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Po’Jazz on Hudson

2022-06-26 16:00

Playdates with Poetry and Jazz June 24, 2022 Time: 4:00 – 7:00pm   Studio 423C Sharp 1 Alexander St. RSVP Necessary

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Po’Jazz on Hudson

2022-05-22 16:00

Playdates with Poetry and Jazz May 22, 2022 Time: 4:00 – 7:00pm   Studio 423C Sharp 1 Alexander St. RSVP necessary for in-house admittance Admission: $15 Includes CD/Book Or on YouTube   Hosts: Golda Solomon, Christopher Dean Sullivan, Robert Gibbons Special Guest: Frieda Jones (Jazz Poet In-House)

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Po’Jazz on Hudson

2022-04-24 16:00

Playdates with Poetry and Jazz April 24, 2022 Time: 4:00 – 7:00pm     Studio 423C Sharp 1 Alexander St. RSVP Necessary Admission: $15 Includes CD/Book Or online: HTTPS://BMCC- CUNY.ZOOM.US/J/85845747541?PWD=WEDSQZH0Y2LFTVBEZWG0VVLOZKVFQT09   Hosts: Golda Solomon, Christopher Dean Sullivan, Robert Gibbons Special Guest: Frieda Jones (Jazz Poet In-House), Phylisha Villanueva (Performance Poet In-House), Cloetree (Poet & Singer In-House) & Xanath Caraza (Virtual Guest Poet)

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ArtSpeak/From Page to Performance (June 2022)

2022-06-25 13:30

January – June 2022 with co-hosts Golda Solomon and Robert Gibbons 1:30 – 4pm: Workshop/Discussion/Writing Prompts 4 – 5pm: From Page to Performance Guest & participant readers Virtual & in-person at Studio 432C Sharp

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ArtSpeak/From Page to Performance (June 2022)

2022-06-04 13:30

January – June 2022 with co-hosts Golda Solomon and Robert Gibbons 1:30 – 4pm: Workshop/Discussion/Writing Prompts 4 – 5pm: From Page to Performance Guest & participant readers Virtual & in-person at Studio 432C Sharp

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ArtSpeak/From Page to Performance (May 2022)

2022-05-21 13:30

January – June 2022 with co-hosts Golda Solomon and Robert Gibbons 1:30 – 4pm: Workshop/Discussion/Writing Prompts 4 – 5pm: From Page to Performance Guest & participant readers Virtual & in-person at Studio 432C Sharp

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