Wednesday, February 18, 2015

Peace Poems Book Launch ~ Peace Awards Presentations ~ Writing Peace Workshop

World Peace Poets - Peace Award presentations, Peace Poems Book Launch and Writing Peace Workshop
Saturday, February 28, 2015
Peace Poems is a new collection of Washington, British Columbia and other local, international poets' poems on peace. Read below for more information or go to World Peace Poets on Facebook!
Location: Encore Room at the Mount Baker Theater

10:00 AM - 12:00 PM - Peace Writing Workshop
Write your passions, your fears and your hopes - be a voice for peace

1:30 PM -3:30 PM - Peace Award Presentations 

Poets without Borders Peace Award

Darrell Hillaire, Ashok Bhargava and Ariadne Sawyer to celebrate their work opening minds and hearts worldwide and across cultures with their writings and actions.

Teaching and Learning Peace Award

Jim Bertolino, Rebecca Mabanglo-Mayor, Matthew Brouwer, Bernice Lever to celebrate their work teaching writing to learners of every age and cultural background in Bellingham, British Columbia and more

Community Leader Peace Award 

Luther Allen for his work creating new poetry experiences in Bellingham and Duke Ashrafuzzaman for his work in the Vancouver Tagore Society 


Poet Activist Peace Award 
Jim Milstead, Bellingham poet who demonstrates for peace and inspires many to write and think

Performing Arts Peace Award
Matt and Alona Christman for inspiring the Firehouse Performing Arts Center and Dana Lyons for his songs on peace and the environment 

Poet Publisher Peace Award
Anita Boyle for creating Egress Press and helping writers produce beautiful and inspiring books and broadsides 

Book Signing to follow 3:30-4:00 PM
Books available to buy & peruse at noon to 4:00 PM.
Everyone Welcome - the events are free
for information write: worldpeacepoets@gmail.com 
or phone 360-961-2320





Tuesday, June 14, 2011


Chuckanut Sandstone Writers Theater
 ~ Open Mic ~ monthly ~ 
Fabulous New Location! at the Colophon Cafe  
Everyone is welcome to read original writings. ~ Open mic (All styles and topics are welcome.) Bellingham, WA at the Colophon Cafe,  1208 11th Street, Bellingham, WA 98225  ~ Second Wednesday of every month

Wednesday,  March 11, 2015 - 6:30 PM
(sign-up at 6:30, reading begins about 20 minutes later)

Wednesday, April 8, 2015 - 6:30 PM

Wednesday, May 13, 2015 - 6:30 PM

Wednesday, June 10, 2015 - 6:30 PM

Wednesday, July 8 - 6:30 PM