Robert Milby

Hudson Valley Poetry Readings and Events – February 2020

Orange County Poet Laureate Robert Milby has compiled all of the poetry readings and events that you will not want to miss this month in the Hudson Valley.

Every Wed. 6:30pm
Milkweed Poetry Workshop
Milkweed Art Gallery, 2&3 Romers’ Alley (from Kings Highway), Sugar Loaf, NY
Hosts:  Richard Kersting & Wendy Insinger
$4 donation

Sat.  2/1,  1pm
Poetry at the Karpeles
Karpeles Museum, 94 Broadway, Newburgh, NY
Open reading
Host:  Hayden Wayne

Thurs. 2/6, 7pm
Noble Coffee Roasters, 3020 Rt. 207(Corner of Stony Ford Rd), Campbell Hall, NY
Featured poet:  Jessie Ptak + open reading
Host:  Robert Milby
$2 donation

Sat. , 2/8, 2pm
Woodstock Poetry Society
The Golden Notebook, 29 Tinker St., Woodstock, NY
featured poets plus open reading
Host:  Phillip Levine
no cover

Tues  2/11,  7pm
Poetry Night!
Montgomery Book Exchange, 61A Clinton Street, Montgomery, NY
Featured poet:   Roberta Gould + open reading
Host:  Walter Pahucki
$3 donations

Thurs. 2/13, 7pm
Newburgh:  With Love
Lobby at the Ritz, 107 Broadway, Newburgh, NY
Live Music and Poetry with Mona Toscano (Poet Laureate Newburgh, NY, 2019-2020) and Neil Alexander ( keyboards)
$10 cover

Fri. 2/14,  7pm
Hudson Valley Poets
Howland Center, 477 Main St., Beacon, NY
Feature:  Fr. Bob Phelps + open reading
$5 cover
Host:  Hayden Wayne
info:  845-297-3804

Sat., 2/15, 1pm
Winter Poetry Cafe
Florida Library, 4 Cohen Circle, Florida, NY
Features:  Margaret Fox, Harvey Greenwald, Robert Milby + open reading
Host:  Robert Milby
No cover

Tues. 2/18, 7pm
Poetry Night
Meadow Blues Coffee, 3 Winkler Place, Chester, NY
Featured poet: Howard Horowitz + open reading
Host:  Robert Milby
$2 donation

Thurs. 2/20,   7pm
Hudson River Poets
Newburgh Library, 124 Grand St., Newburgh, NY
Host:  Hayden Wayne
No cover

Thurs., 2/20, 7pm
Poetry at Vassar
Lehman Loeb Art Gallery, Vassar Campus, 124 Raymond Ave., Poughkeepsie, NY
Featured poet + open reading
Host:  Debora Shon
No cover

Thurs. 2/20, 7pm
Winter Poetry Reading
Pine Bush Library’s Community Center, 227 Maple Avenue, Pine Bush, NY
Host:  Gloria Winter
no cover

Mon., 2/24, 7pm
Poetry at the Church
Goshen Methodist Church, 115 Main St., Goshen, NY
Featured poet:  Ted Gill + open Reading
Guest Host:  Robert Milby
donations appreciated!

Sat., 2/29, 6:30pm
Poetry Night
Inquiring Minds Bookstore, 66 Partition(at Main), Saugerties, NY
Featured poet+ Open Reading
Host:  Laura Ludwig
845- 246-5775
donations appreciated!