The Daily Item, Sunbury, PA

June 10, 2013

Poets, musicians invited to share ‘expressions’

SUNBURY — The Hotel Edison, 401 Market St., will host its first “Saturday Night Expressions” open mic event Saturday, June 15,  beginning at 7 p.m. Area poets and musicians are encouraged to attend.

Featured guests include spoken word artist and professor of literary and cultural studies at Central Penn College Maria James Thiaw; Carla Christopher, York County Poet and Laureate and host of the popular Arts Cable Show “Culture and Main,” and award-winning poet and Sunbury resident Melanie Simms.  

The event, organized by Meghan Beck, Ray Taylor and Simms, also offers a competition for prizes for music and poetry with winners chosen by the audience.

For more information contact Simms at (570) 286-2683 or Taylor at the Hotel Edison, (570) 286-5605.