2017

April 5, Portsmouth Poet Laureate Hoot, Cafe Espresso, Portsmouth, NH 7pm, Reading with other pasts Laureates 

April 9 Bullard Memorial Farm, Holliston, MA, 2pm, "Jefferson's Dream"

April 21, Whipple Free Library, New Boston, NH, 7pm, "Poems on the Edge of Song"

April 25, North Hampton Library, No. Hampton, NH, 7pm, "Poems that Make America Great"

July 15, Camp Calumet, Freedom, NH, Ballads & Poems, 7:30 pm

July 30-Aug 1st, Artist in Residence, UCC Conference, Star Gathering One, Star Island, Isles of Shoals

Previous Years

2016

 

March 22, 3S ArtSpace, Portsmouth, NH,7 pm, Reading at Katherine Towler’s Book launch of her memoir on Portsmouth poet Robert Dunn.

April 6, PPLP Hoot, Café Espresso, Portsmouth, NH, 7 pm, with all the previous Portsmouth Poet Laureates

April 13, Water Street Books, Exeter, NH, 6:00 pm, Reading for Hobblebush Books Anthology NH Poets Showcase

April 21, Press Room, Portsmouth, NH, 7pm, Reading Shakespeare for Beat Night with John Michael Albert and others

April 26, RiverRunn Books, Portsmouth, NH, 6:00 pm, Reading for Hobblebush Books Anthology NH Poets Showcase

April 28, North Hampton Public Library, No. Hampton, NH, 7pm, Ballads and Poems, with Barbara London

 June 23, Holderness Free Library & Holderness Hist. Soc. at Hist. Soc. Museum, Holderness, NH, 7:30 pm, Ballad Lives sponsored by the Library and Historical Society in conjunction with the NH Humanities Council  

July 17, The Hudson Valley Writer’s Center, Sleepy Hollow, NY, 4:30pm, Poems and Ballads

Sept. 20, Gilmanton Library, Gilmanton, NH, 6:00 pm, Crime and Punishment on the Isles of Shoals, The Ballad of Louis Wagner, sponsored by the Library in conjunction with the NH Humanities Council

Sept. 22, Leach Library, Londonderry, NH, 7:00 pm, Jefferson's Dream, sponsored by the Library

Oct. 26, Barrington Public Library, Barrington, NH, 6:30 pm, Crime and Punishment on the Isles of Shoals, The Ballad of Louis Wagner, sponsored by the Library in conjunction with the NH Humanities Council 

 

2014

Jan. 3, First Friday Coffeehouse, Exeter, NH, 7:00 pm, Ballads, Poems, and Cross-grained Songs, (First Unitarian-Universalist Society's Parish Hall, Elm Street.)

Jan. 25, Red and Shorty's, 4 Paul St., Dover, NH, 8 pm, Ballads, Poems, and Cross-grained Songs with Barbara London 

Feb. 11, Hamptsead NH Public Library, Hampstead, NH, 7pm, "Poems on the Edge of Song" with Barbara London and Mike Rogers

Feb. 12, Great Bay Community College, Portsmouth, NH 7pm, Romance and the Poet,  "Barbary Allen to Bob Dylan"

April 2, Portsmouth Poet Laureate Program Hoot, Cafe Espresso, Portsmouth, NH, 7pm, reading with other Portsmouth Poet Laureates

April 3, Gilford Public Library, Gilford, NH, 6:30pm, "Spring Poets, Barbara Allen to Blackbird," sponsored in conjunction with the NH Humanities Council

April 8, West Studio Theatre, Islington St., Portsmouth, NH, 5:30pm, Pontine presents: "Crime and Punishment on the Isles of Shoals, The Ballad of Louis Wagner" sponsored in conjunction with the NH Humanities Council

April 10, North Hampton Public Library, North Hampton, NH 7pm, "The Ballad Lives" sponsored in conjunction with the NH Humanities Council

April 17, Effingham Public Library, Effingham, NH, 7pm, Ballads, Poems, and Cross-Grained Songs

April 22, Dover Public Library, Dover, NH, "Spring Poets, Barbara Allen to Blackbird" sponsored in conjunction with the NH Humanities Council

April 24, Seacoast African American Cultural Center, Portsmouth, NH, 7pm, "What Langston Heard," program created and hosted by poet/composer/vocalist John-Michael Albert, with several other poets

April 26, Dublin Public Library, Dublin, NH, 10:30am, Spring Poets, Barbara Allen to Blackbird 

April 29, Exeter Public Library, Exeter, NH, 6:30pm, "Spring Poets, Barbara Allen to Blackbird" sponsored in conjunction with the NH Humanities Council

May 2, Chichester Town Library, Chichester, NH, 7:00pm, "The Ballad Lives" sponsored in conjunction with the NH Humanities Council

May 9, Sunapee Coffeehouse, Sunapee, NH, 7pm, Ballads, Lyrics, Poems, & Fresh Cross-Grained Songs

May 15, Hamilton-Wenham Public Library, South Hamilton, MA, 7pm, Featured Speaker, Teen Poetry Contest Reception

May 21, Durham Public Library, Durham, NH, 7pm, ballads, poems and fresh cross-grained songs.

Sept. 13, Poetry in the Park, Greely Park, Nashua, NH, 11 am, with other Hobblebush poets.

2015

March 4, Derry Public Library, Derry, NH, 11am, The Ballad Lives, sponsored by Questers & NH Humanities Council

April 1, Portsmouth Poet Laureate Hoot, Cafe Espresso, Portsmouth, NH, 7pm, with other poet laureates

April 16, Nashua Public Library, Nashua, NH, 7pm, Spring Poets, Barbara Allen to Blackbird

April 28, Newmarket Public Library, Newmarket, NH, 7pm, The Ballad Lives, sponsored in conjunction with the NH Humanities Council

May 20, Nesmith Library, Windham, NH, 6pm, Jefferson's Dream, sponsored by the Windham Historical Society (rescheduled for Oct. 6)

July 9, Amesbury Public Library, Amesbury, MA, 7pm, Jefferson's Dream (rescheduled for Sept. 17)

 

July 15, Lisbon Area Historical Society, Lisbon, NH, 7pm, The Ballad Lives, sponsored in conjunction with the NH Humanities Council

Sept. 17, Amesbury Public Library, Amesbury, MA, 7pm, Jefferson's Dream

Oct. 19, Nesmith Library, Windham, NH, 6pm, Jefferson's Dream, sponsored by the Windham Historical Society and the Library

Oct. 10, UNE Art Gallery, Westbrook, ME, 3pm, reading/singing with other poets from NY and ME

Oct. 11, RiverRun Book Store, Portsmouth, NH, 2pm, reading/singing with other poets from NY 

Nov. 10, Salem Historical Society, Salem, NH, 7pm, The Ballad Lives, sponsored in conjunction with the NH Humanities Council