July 18, 2018, 6 pm

Stroudwater Lodge, Westbrook, ME. Reading with former Portland Poet Laureate, Marcia Brown, hosted by Alice Persons

August 3, 2018, 1 to 4 pm

Rangeley Public Library, reading, 1 to 1:40 pm; workshop on “Place in Poetry,” 2-4 pm. Rangeley, ME.

 September 5, 2019, 7 pm (6 pm doors open)

Reading, Poet Laureate/Hoot Reading Series, Café Espresso, 800 Islington St., Portsmouth, NH. with Massachusetts’ poet Kevin McLellen

September 15, 2018, 1 to 2:30 pm

Maine Poets Society, as part of day-long meeting, Emanuel Lutheran Episcopal Church, Augusta, ME.  Featured reader and judge for poetry contest.

September 17, 2018, 5:15 to 5:40 pm

Arts in the Chamber,” City Council Meeting, Portland City Hall, 389 Congress St. Reading and Portland Poet Laureate proclamation, Council Chambers.

September 22, 2018, 4 to 5 pm

Local Writers at the Busy Bee (formerly the Local Buzz), featuring Laurel Davis-Huber, fiction, and Mike Bove, poetry.  Hosted by Marcia Brown and Linda Aldrich, 327 Ocean House Rd., Cape Elizabeth, ME

September 27, 2018, 7 pm

Reading at the Wilton Free Public Library, Wilton, ME

September 29, 2018, 10 am to 12 pm

“Civic Saturday,” Portland Public Library, Linda Aldrich, featured poet

October 5, 2018, 6 to 8 pm

Quiet City Books, Fake/Real: Local Writers Read, 97 Lisbon St., Lewiston, ME   

October 6, 2018, 6 pm

“Books, Brews, and Bee,” spelling bee, fundraiser/friendraiser for MWPA, Banded Brewery, Biddeford, ME

October 30, 2018, 7 pm

Migrations: Poems, in conjunction with “Making Migration Visible: Traces, Tracks, Pathways” SPACE Gallery, Portland, Maine. Readers: Kifah Abdullah, Samaa Abdurraquib, Linda Aldrich, Colin Cheney, LaLa Drew, Dawn Potter, Lee Sharkey

November 7, 2018, 7 pm

Reading, Merrill Memorial Library, Yarmouth, ME with poets Mary Dowd and Kathleen Sullivan

November 24, 2018, 4 to 5 pm

Local Writers at the Busy Bee, featuring Elizabeth Garber, non-fiction, and Julia Bouwsma, poetry.  Hosted by Marcia Brown and Linda Aldrich, 327 Ocean House Rd., Cape Elizabeth, ME

December 7, 2018, 6 to 6:30 pm

Portland Museum of Art, Annual Copper Beech Tree Lighting, 6 to 6:30 pm, Portland, Maine, poems, music, and treats. Free and open to all.

December 15, 2018, 2 to 5 pm

Littoral Books Reception for Balancing Act 2, an anthology of 50 Maine women poets, SPACE Gallery, Portland, Maine

January 4, 2019, 8:45 am to 10:45 am

Judge for Poetry Out Loud, Yarmouth High School, Yarmouth, ME

January 19, 2019, 2 to 3:30 pm

Leaf of Voices: New and Known, reading, Portland Public Library, featuring Samaa Abdurraqib, Marcia Brown, Gibson Fay-LeBlanc, Steve Luttrell, Deborah Pfeffer, Craig Sipe, Martin Steingesser, and Anna Turner. Hosted by Portland Poet Laureate Linda Aldrich

March 16, 2019, 7 pm

Reading, Lowry’s Lodge, Continuum for Creativity, 863 Main St., Westbrook, ME with poets Linda Aldrich and Mark Melnicove

August 2, 2020, 6 pm

Featured reader, Hugh Ogden Memorial Evening of Poetry, Ecopelagicon Nature Store, 7 Pond St. Rangeley, ME