Jerry T Johnson, Poet Featuring at The Huntington Poetry Barn

Jerry T Johnson, Poet Featuring at The Huntington Poetry Barn

Jerry T Johnson, Poet will be one of the guest features at The Huntington Poetry Barn this Friday night, October 19 at 8pm.

Jerry will be co-featuring with co-founder of the barn reading series, Bruce Johnson.

The Huntington Poetry Barn is located at 2 High Street, Huntington, (Long Island) New York (corner of High Street and New York Avenue in Huntington.

This event is part of a monthly series which runs every 3rd Friday of the month.

The event runs from 8pm-11pm rain or shine. Open Mic, $6 Suggested donation at the door. Host: George Wallace and Barbara Southhard.

You can find out more about the event in the attached link below:

https://www.facebook.com/events/1863991110363314/?ti=icl

Reading at Open Mic During Spoken Word Sundays

Reading at Open Mic During Spoken Word Sundays

Here I am reading 2 short poems at the open mic portion of Great Weather for Media’s Spoken Word Sundays.

Click the link below to hear:

The poems

Winter Continues – published by Straylight Magazine

Beachfront Scenes of Summer — will appear in a publication (name withheld) in the summer of 2018

More about Great Weather for Media at:

https://www.greatweatherformedia.com/

DAY TWO!!!

DAY TWO!!!

It All Starts at 12:30pm

The Poets, Writers and Storytellers Stage at the 2018 Norwalk Arts Festival

Day Two – Sunday, June 24th

10AM to 5PM

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.

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.

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

FB Event Page

https://www.facebook.com/events/565416993841793/?ti=icl

THREE, TWO, ONE, ZERO…

THREE, TWO, ONE, ZERO…

Three, Two, One, Zero…And we have lift off …Today is the Day of The Poets, Writers and Storytellers Stage at the Norwalk Arts Festival !!!

The Poets, Writers and Storytellers Stage 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

3:15 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

FB Event Page

https://www.facebook.com/events/565416993841793/?ti=icl