Poetry Potlucks

The newly formed Pathways Projects Institutes is presenting a winter series called Pathways Poetry Potlucks, beginning Feb. 14 when West Tisbury poet laureate Fan Ogilvie hosts Readings of Newly Beloved Poems at 3 p.m. at the Chilmark Tavern. Participants are invited to bring two copies of a new poem to read or to simply enjoy the readings.

For those interested in supporting Haitian artists, you may bring a postcard to add to the collection of Valentines for Haiti: Poems from one Island to Another.

The event is free. Donations and a potluck dessert to share are welcome, beverages will be served.

This event is the first in the Pathways winter series, which will continue throughout March and April, Other events to be announced soon include poetry readings with Island Voices, the introduction of The Writing Room, The Art Bar, music, classes, videography, dance, workshops and mentorships.