Sarasota Youth Poet Laureate Program

The Arts and Cultural Alliance of Sarasota County and partnering sponsor,
Bookstore1Sarasota, will follow the lead of the nation in acknowledging a student who has
achieved excellence in poetry, allowing them to be a leader for their community in raising the
profile of poetry and developing its audience.

 

PoetryLife Events

  • "Canopy" Poetry Book Club
    Wed, Jun 08
    In-person Bookstore1Sarasota
    Jun 08, 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM EDT
    In-person Bookstore1Sarasota, 117 S Pineapple Ave, Sarasota, FL 34236, USA
    The Poetry Book Club led by Doug Knowlton. This month’s selection is "Canopy: Poems" by Linda Gregerson.
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  • "The Trees Witness Everything" Poetry Book Club
    Wed, Jul 13
    In-person Bookstore1Sarasota
    Jul 13, 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM EDT
    In-person Bookstore1Sarasota, 117 S Pineapple Ave, Sarasota, FL 34236, USA
    The Poetry Book Club led by Doug Knowlton. Meeting in-person at our new store location at The Mark, 117 S. Pineapple Ave. This month’s selection is "The Trees Witness Everything" by Victoria Chang.
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  • "The Hurting Kind" Poetry Book Club
    Wed, Aug 10
    In-person Bookstore1Sarasota
    Aug 10, 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM
    In-person Bookstore1Sarasota, 117 S Pineapple Ave, Sarasota, FL 34236, USA
    The Poetry Book Club led by Doug Knowlton. Meeting in-person at our new store location at The Mark, 117 S. Pineapple Ave. This month’s selection is "The Hurting Kind" by Ada Limón.
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