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November 06, 2010

Karen Benke
November 06, 2010

Young poets break impossible world records of their own invention in this writing workshop with Karen Benke, author of Rip the Page: Adventures in Creative Writing.

December 04, 2010

December 04, 2010

Poet and educator Richard Lewis leads an exploration of the poetry of shivering winds and frozen rivers, mounds of snow and seamless skies.

February 12, 2011

February 12, 2011

In celebration of Valentine’s Day, Poets House presents Albert Lamorisse’s timeless children’s film classic The Red Balloon. Afterward, children will make their own floating valentines

March 19, 2011

Carin Berger
March 19, 2011

Carin Berger shares the poetic story of a bluebird and a brown rabbit whose friendship survives migration and winter.

April 16, 2011

Sweet Corn book cover
April 16, 2011

Illustrator for the New Yorker and creator of over a hundred children’s books, James Stevenson reads from Popcorn, Sweet Corn, Just Around the Corner

May 14, 2011

Marie Ponsot
May 14, 2011

A translator from the French of many children’s books and a renowned poet, Marie Ponsot shares her favorite fairy tales.

June 04, 2011

Richard Lewis
June 04, 2011

Performed by the Touchstone Center Theatre Ensemble in Teardrop Park South, Poets House’s beautiful “backyard,” this mythic story by Richard

September 10, 2011

The Humpback’s Wail book cover
Reading
September 10, 2011

Chrissie Gittins reads from her latest book of poems, The Humpback’s Wail, and shares the different ways in which she creates her poetry and writing.

September 17, 2011

September 17, 2011

Children have the opportunity to be inspired by an exhibition of giant 'poetry balloons' inistalled in the gallery at the Lower Manhattan Cultural Council's Art Center at Governors Island.

October 29, 2011

Johan Olander
October 29, 2011

For Halloween this year, world-renowned Monstrologist and Alienologist Johan Olander lectures on the secrets, eating habits, and various levels of friendliness of monsters and alie

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