August 1, 2016
Once again, poetry will play a vital role in the Auburn, Washington, AugustFest (formerly known as Auburn Days) on Saturday, August 13, 2016. All activities are free and include a poetry workshop with Christopher Howell (11:00am – 1:00pm), readings, open mic contest, Book and Small Press Fair, haiku display, and take-a-book-leave-a-book exchange table. See the complete lineup, participant bios and open mic guidelines on the Striped Water Poets AugustFest page. Additional AugustFest on the Auburn Community Calendar and on Facebook.