Whitman Summer Social: Poetry selections from the Arizona Friends of Chamber Music

Wednesday, July 31, 2019 - 5:30pm

This event takes place at the Copper Room at Hotel Congress (311 Congress St, Tucson AZ).

Join us for a short reading of poems that the Poetry Center library staff has selected for the programs of the Arizona Friends of Chamber Music (AFCM) Programs over the past two years.  Supporting AFCM’s diverse and excellent programming, the featured poems speak to the pleasures of music and the transformative experience of excellent art.  Poems will be read by Library Director Sarah Kortemeier and Senior Library Specialist Julie Swarstad Johnson. The band Young MacDonald will play before and after the event.


There will be a short 20 minute reading of curated poems.  Event will feature complimentary snacks and a cash bar; doors at 5:30, program at 6pm