Events & Readings


January 4 ~ 7 pm
Reading – Live & Zoom

Nexus Poets
Unitarian Fellowship
308 Meadows Street, New Bern, NC

Nexus Poets’ First Tuesday Poetry Open Mic at 7 pm, Tuesday night January 4th. The Open Mic is now a hybrid meeting offering both a live Zoom and in-person reading. Donations are requested to help pay for us to use the space. The event is sponsored by the Nexus Poets, a group of Eastern North Carolina poets promoting poetry in the eastern NC and beyond. 

After the Featured Poet reads, the mic is open for original poems from other poets who sign up. If you want to receive Nexus Poets’ emails including the evening’s Zoom link or be listed to read, you can email If there is enough time you can also sign up to read during the event.

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Meeting ID: 876 0861 9563
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January 9 ~ 4 pm

Malaprop’s Bookstore and Café
Poetrio reading with Paul Jones and Aruni Kashya

This is a Zoom event.


May 10 ~ 6:30 to 8:00 pm
Reading – LIVE

Taste Full Beans Coffeehouse
Downtown Hickory, NC

The reading will be followed by an open mic. Come early, enjoy a delicious dinner, snacks, sweets, coffee, tea and more.

For more information contact Scott Owens, 828-234-4266 or


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