Upcoming Events

  1. second friday notes

    September 8 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
  2. Submissions Due

    September 10 @ 11:59 pm
  3. Observable Readings

    September 11 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
  4. Sunday Workshop: Dana Levin

    September 17 @ 1:30 pm - 3:30 pm
  5. Poetry at the Point

    September 26 @ 7:30 pm - 8:30 pm

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Summer Newsletter is here

School is out, summer is in! Don’t miss all the news and important dates, including summer schedules for second friday notes and Poetry at the Point. We hope you will take a few minutes to browse the Summer Newsletter!

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Spring Newsletter is here

Spring is almost upon us, bringing with it National Poetry Month in April! Don’t miss all the news and important dates, as we celebrate old friends, gear up for summer programs, and throw another fantastic spring benefit. We hope you will take a few minutes to browse the Spring Newsletter!

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Deadline Extended for Nash Contest Submissions

The deadline for the 2017 James Nash SLPC Members-Only Contest has been extended to Sunday, March 19, 2017. It’s time to submit your poems to the SLPC members-only James Nash contest! This year’s judge is Missouri poet laureate Aliki Barnstone, with prizes awarded for first, second and third place. There […]

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Winter Newsletter is here!

We hope everyone had a peaceful winter holiday season. Things have been a little quiet around here, but programs and events pick back up this month. Don’t miss all the news and important dates, as we welcome new friends, remember old friends, and start the year off right with some […]

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Annual Poetry Concert

Join us to celebrate our recent contest winners at our Annual Poetry Concert Date: Sunday, May 15. Time: 1:30 p.m.- 3:30 p.m. Place: Focal Point, 2720 Sutton Avenue, Maplewood, MO 63143. Purpose: To celebrate this year’s contest winners! Contests:  Beverly Hopkins Memorial Poetry Contest for High School Students.  […]

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