Carrboro Art Committee Announces Poetry Show

Monday, June 20 2005 @ 03:56 AM

Contributed by: Admin

The Carrboro Art Committee is pleased to present an exhibit of poetry by poets who were part of 2005 Carrboro International Poetry Festival.

Carrboro, NC—The Carrboro Art Committee is pleased to present an exhibit of poetry by poets who were part of 2005 Carrboro International Poetry Festival. The exhibit, organized by the Carrboro Art Committee, is at the Carrboro Century Center and is free and open to the public.

The festival, organized by Carrboro Poet Laureate Patrick Herron, took place May 21 through May 22 and featured readings by poets from as far away as Canada and the west coast, as well from Carrboro, the Triangle area, and other parts of the state.

In addition to poems, the exhibit at the Century Center will include photos from the festival. The exhibit runs June 7 through June 30.

More information on the Carrboro Poetry Festival can be found at http://carrboropoetryfestival.org.
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The Carrboro Century Center is located at 100 N. Greensboro St. in Carrboro and is open Monday through Friday 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., and Saturday 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.; phone 918-7385.

The Carrboro Art Committee’s mission is five-fold: To enhance and enliven our community through the display or performance of art in public spaces, to support the development of sustainable arts initiatives and showcase artists in our community, to assist the Town of Carrboro in strengthening its connection to the community through the arts, to promote the Town of Carrboro as a cultural center that contributes to the economic growth of our community and to foster community dialogues on issues of importance to its citizens. For more information on the Carrboro Art Committee, please visit www.TownOfCarrboro.org/Art or contact the Mayor’s office at 919-918-7310.


Carrboro Poetry Festival
http://www.carrboropoetryfestival.org/article.php?story=20050620035601349