The Poets, Writers and Storytellers Stage

The Poets, Writers and Storytellers Stage will appear at The 2018 Norwalk Arts Festival !!!

Saturday, June 23rd & Sunday, June 24th

10AM to 5PM Each Day

Rain or Shine

Lockwood-Matthews Mansion, Norwalk CT

Mathews Park, 295 West Ave

Norwalk, Connecticut 06850

FREE EVENT

DIRECTIONS BY CAR – Norwalk Art Festival, is located in Mathews Park, 295 West Avenue, just off of I95, Exit 15 in Norwalk, Connecticut

DIRECTIONS BY TRAIN – Metro North – New Haven Line, South Norwalk Station stop;  plenty taxis, Uber and Lyft available also.  Mathews Park is 3 miles from the station.

SATURDAY, JUNE 23RD PROGRAM

10:00 AM–12:00 PM — Meet the Poets, Writers & Storytellers, Open Mic Sign Up, Book Sales

12:00 PM – 2:00 PM  — ROUND ONE

• Poets, Writers & Storytellers take to the stage

• Open mic will be sprinkled in with our features

• Special appearance by The Honorable, Harry Rilling, Mayor of Norwalk

3:00 PM – 4:45 PM  — ROUND TWO

• Poets, Writers & Storytellers take to the stage!

SUNDAY, JUNE 24TH PROGRAM

10:00 AM–12:30 PM: Meet the Poets & Book Sales

12:30 PM– 3:00 PM: Featured Poets,Writers, Storytellers

• Poets, Writers & Storytellers take to the stage

• Open mic will be sprinkled in with our features

ABOUT

The Poets, Writers & Storytellers Stage will consist of artists sharing their poetry, art and prose on a virtual stage.  In addition to the features, there will be a 10 slot open mic sign up for open mic’readers.

The stage will be located on the south side of the mansion.  Just follow the footpath to the mansion and keep right, you will not miss it.  The stage will open at 12:00 PM on Saturday and 12:30 PM on Sunday.

There will be 2 Poetry Readings on Saturday: Round One and Round Two.  Round One will start at 12:00 Noon and run until 2:00 PM.  We will then break for lunch and visits to the other artist areas at the festival.  Round Two will start at 3:00 PM and run until 4:30 PM.  You can listen to a few poets in Round One, go visit other artists at the festival, have a bite to eat and come back and listen to a few more poets in Round Two!!!

For the open mic: you can read your own or you can read work from a famous poet…we will provide copies of some poems by famed poets that you can choose from…don’t be too shy…you will get plenty of love and support while you are on stage!

In addition to the featured artists and the open mic readers, a special appearance by The Honorable, Harry Rilling, Mayor of Norwalk is being planned. He is a huge supporter of the arts and we plan to invite him to make a few remarks.

Jerry T Johnson, Poet will be the Host, jtjohnpoet.com

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Less Than Two!!!

Less Than Two Weeks Away!!!

The Poets, Writers and Storytellers Stage will appear at The 2018 Norwalk Arts Festival !!!

Saturday, June 23rd & Sunday, June 24th

10AM to 5PM Each Day

Rain or Shine

Lockwoood-Matthews Mansion, Norwalk CT

Mathews Park, 295 West Ave

Norwalk, Connecticut 06850

FREE Event

If you are in the area, by all means please stop by!

The Poets, Writers & Storytellers Stage will be an all day extravaganza of poetry and prose!

You can stop by and listen to the morning session, then check out the artists booths at the festival, grab a bite to eat and return to the stage to hear some more!

There will be features and open mic artists reading the day away and you will find a remarkable variety of readings and performance poetry throughout!

For the open mic: you can read your own or you can read work from a famous poet…we will provide copies of some poems by famed poets that you can choose from…don’t be too shy…you will get plenty of love and support while you are on stage!

Jerry T Johnson, Poet will be the Host

jtjohnpoet.com

Saturday, June 23rd Program

10am-11am: Meet the Poets & Book Sales

11am-1pm: Poets, Writers & Storytellers take to the stage! Open mic will be sprinkled in with our features. A special appearance by The Honorable, Harry Rilling, Mayor of Norwalk is being planned. He is a huge supporter of the arts and we plan to invite him to make a few remarks.

1pm-2pm: Break Time for networking & lunch

2pm-4pm: Featured Poets,Writers, Storytellers with open mic sprinkled in

SUNDAY

10am-12pm: Meet the Poets & Book Sales

12n -1pm: Lunch

1pm-4pm: Featured Poets,Writers, Storytellers

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THREE !!!

Just 3 Weeks Away!!!

The Poets, Writers and Storytellers Stage will appear at The 2018 Norwalk Arts Festival !!!

Saturday, June 23rd & Sunday, June 24th

10AM to 5PM Each Day

Rain or Shine

Lockwoood-Matthews Mansion, Norwalk CT

Mathews Park, 295 West Ave

Norwalk, Connecticut 06850

FREE Event

If you are in the area, by all means please stop by!

The Poets, Writers & Storytellers Stage will be an all day extravaganza of poetry and prose!

You can stop by and listen to the morning session, then check out the artists both at the festival, grab a bite to eat and return to the stage to hear some more!

There will be features and open mic reading the day away and you will find a remarkable variety of readings and performance poetry throughout!

For the open mic: you can read your own or you can read work from a famous poet…we will copies of some poems by famed poets that you can choose from…don’t be too shy…you will get plenty of love and support while you are on stage!

Jerry T Johnson, Poet will be the Host

jtjohnpoet.com

Saturday, June 23rd Program

10am-11am: Meet the Poets & Book Sales

11am-1pm: Poets, Writers & Storytellers take to the stage! Open mic will be sprinkled in with our features. A special appearance by The Honorable, Harry Rilling, Mayor of Norwalk is being planned. He is a huge supporter of the arts and we plan to invite him to make a few remarks.

1pm-2pm: Break Time for networking & lunch

2pm-4pm: Featured Poets,Writers, Storytellers with open mic sprinkled in

SUNDAY

10am-12pm: Meet the Poets & Book Sales

12n -1pm: Lunch

1pm-4pm: Featured Poets,Writers, Storytellers

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The 2018 Norwalk Arts Festival presents: The Poets, Writers and Storytellers Stage!

The 2018 Norwalk Arts Festival presents The Poets, Writers and Storytellers Stage!

hosted by Jerry T Johnson, Poet

Saturday, June 23rd & Sunday, June 24th

Matthews Park, Norwalk CT

Look for details of in Future Posts

Program for Both Days

10am-12pm: Meet the Poets & Book Sales

12n -1pm: Lunch

1pm-4pm: 15 Slot Open Mic along with Featured Poets,Writers, Storytellers

THREE, TWO, ONE, ZERO…

THREE, TWO, ONE, ZERO….

Three, Two, One, Zero and Today is the Day…Jerry T Johnson, Poet will be one of two featured poets at great weather for MEDIA’s Spoken Word Sunday’s!

Sunday, April 29th

4pm-6pm at

The Parkside Lounge

317 East Houston Street

New York, NY

there is an open mic also

2 drink minimum (alcoholic or non-alcoholic)

$3 Suggested Donation

If you just happen to be in or near the area, stop by..

https://www.facebook.com/events/1619129744851557/?ti=icl

TWO…

TWO…

In 2 days, Jerry T Johnson, Poet will be one of two featured poets at great weather for MEDIA’s Spoken Word Sunday’s!

Sunday, April 29th

4pm-6pm at

The Parkside Lounge

317 East Houston Street

New York, NY

there is an open mic also

2 drink minimum (alcoholic or non-alcoholic)

$3 Suggested Donation

If you just happen to be in or near the area, stop by..

https://www.facebook.com/events/1619129744851557/?ti=icl