Toss on your beret and pack your pocket edition of Emily Dickinson, the totally free Poet's Picnic is happening this Saturday, May 20, from 10am-4pm. The event, sponsored by our local calligraphy society, Escribiente, will feature local poets and a musical performance by Dog Star. If you needed something more to inspire your next sonnet, the picnic will happen at the beautiful Open Space Visitor Center, along the banks of the mighty Rio Grande. (Maggie Grimason)
Saturday May 20, 2017
Albuquerque, NM 87120
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The local calligraphy society Escribiente and local poets celebrate art, nature and poetry with a special musical performance by Dog Star.
Join the Open Space Visitor Center for this joyous event as they host Albuquerque’s calligraphy society Escribiente and local poets in a celebration of art, nature and poetry, with a special musical performance by Albuquerque’s own Dog Star. Bring a picnic and spend a day with some of New Mexico’s most talented poets and calligraphers in a stunning outdoor setting! See www.cabq.gov/openspace for details and a full schedule.