Reminder: Peter V. Dugan, Thomas Fucaloro, David Lawton, and Peter John Scarpa on Saturday, February 4 at 2:30 p.m. at Park Plaza Restaurant

Reminder:
 
 
Poetry Grows in Brooklyn Heights 2017
 
Brownstone Poets Inspiring Brooklyn Since 2005
 
Brownstone Poets presents Peter V. Dugan, Thomas Fucaloro, David Lawton,and Peter John Scarpa on Saturday, February 4 at 2:30 p.m. at Park Plaza Restaurant in historic Brooklyn Heights. Poetry grows in Brooklyn Heights and there’s an open mic as well.
 
 


Saturday, February 4 at 2:30 p.m
 
Peter V. Dugan
Thomas Fucaloro
David Lawton
Peter John Scarpa
 
 


@ Park Plaza Restaurant

 
220 Cadman Plaza West near Clark St.and Pineapple Walk

Brooklyn, NY 11201

 
718 – 596 – 5900

Subways:

Take the A or C to High Street, 2 or 3 to Clark Street

R to Court Street


4 or  to 5 Borough Hall

For more directions:

Please check the MTA’s “The Weekender” for all transit updates.

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$5 Donation – plus Food/Drink – Open-Mic

Curated by Patricia Carragon

pcarragon@gmail.com


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Bios:
 
 
 
Peter V. Dugan has authored five collections of poetry and his book The Prowess of Immodest Emptiness New and Selected Poems published by Chatter House Press has just been released. Over the years, his poetry has been published in numerous anthologies and magazines both online and in print. Mr. Dugan also hosts a reading series at the Oceanside Library on Long Island.
 
 
 
 
Thomas Fucaloro is the author of two books of poetry published by Three Rooms Press, most recently It Starts from the Belly and Blooms, which received rave reviews. The winner of a performance grant from the Staten Island Council of the Arts and the NYC Department of Cultural Affairs, he has been on three national slam teams. He holds an MFA in creative writing from the New School and is a cofounding editor of Great Weather for MEDIA and NYSAI press. He is a writing coordinator at the Harlem Childrens Zone and lives in Staten Island.
 
 
 
David Lawton is the author of the poetry collection Sharp Blue Stream (Three Rooms Press), and serves as an editor for great weather for MEDIA. He has work forthcoming in Muse/A, POST(blank)and From Somewhere to Nowhere: The End of the American Dream (Automedia). David loves dogs, trees, and bananas.
 
 
 
 
Peter John Scarpa has written six books of literature and short stories; three books on Bay Ridge. His latest book is Ever Returning Spring (ColorPage 2016). He was president of the Bay Ridge Historical Society for twelve years. He also served on the Men’s Council and Community Council.
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Monday, June 27 at 7 P.M. Summer Gazebo Readings hosted by Tony Iovino. Sponsored by the Kiwanis Club of Oceanside

summer gazebo readings.jpgMonday, June 27 at 7 P.M.

Summer Gazebo Readings hosted by Tony Iovino. Sponsored by the Kiwanis Club of Oceanside.

Location: Schoolhouse Green, 65 Foxhurst Rd, Oceanside, NY 11572.

Admission is free.

Readers:

Patricia Carragon, Peter Dugan, Christina Rau, Isabel Espinal,

Lloyd Abrams

Facebook Invite:

https://www.facebook.com/events/1711449145773542/

GPS: Use 65 Foxhurst Street, Oceanside, NY 11572 (we are across the street).

mapquest (only to the corner of Foxhurst & Long Beach Road– Schoolhouse Green is just to the east– opposite Locust Avenue)

Public Transportation:    The Long Island Rail Road has a stop in Oceanside but I would suggest you use the Rockville Centre train station.  We will provide transportation from the Rockville Centre train station to the Green and back (about a four minute drive).

FROM NEW YORK CITY
BY CAR:

Take the Queens-Midtown Tunnel at 34th Street to the Long Island Expressway (495); Expressway to the Cross Island Parkway south;
Cross Island to the Southern State Parkway, eastbound;
Take the Southern State to exit 17 south, (Hempstead Avenue);
Hempstead Avenue becomes Ocean Avenue;
Continue south on Ocean Avenue until Merrick Road;
Make a left on Merrick Road;
Make a right on Long Beach Road (there is a diner on the far corner)
Take Long Beach Road down to Foxhurst Road (there will be Towers Funeral Home and a Commerce Bank at the corner)
Make a left onto Foxhurst Road– Schoolhouse Green will be on your right.

BY PUBLIC TRANSPORTATION:
Regularly scheduled trains leave Pennsylvania Station for Rockville Centre. Information and tickets are available at Pennsylvania Station at the Long Island Rail Road booth.
FROM ALL POINTS EAST
BY CAR:
Take Southern State Parkway westbound to Meadowbrook Parkway south.
Exit at NY 27 (Sunrise Highway) heading West.
Take Sunrise Highway to Long Beach Road (2 lights after a Lexus dealer, the next block after the Hess gas station)
Make a left onto Long Beach Road.
Take Long Beach Road down to Foxhurst Road (there will be Towers Funeral Home and a TDK Bank at the corner)
Make a left onto Foxhurst Road– Schoolhouse Green will be on your right.

Patricia Carragon’s Long Island June Readings:

Patricia Carragon’s Long Island June Readings:

wild Pattie

Tuesday June 21 at 7 p.m.

Sip This

64 Rockaway Ave

Valley Stream, NY 11580

(516) 341 – 0491

http://www.sipthisny.com/

Featured Reader: Patricia Carragon

Open-Mic

Free Admission

Hosted by Lorraine Lofrese Conlin and Doreen Deutsch Spungin

Facebook Invite:

https://www.facebook.com/events/902799523199194/?notif_t=plan_admin_added&notif_id=1465242253249784

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Monday, June 27 at 7 P.M.

Summer Gazebo Readings hosted by Tony Iovino. Sponsored by the Kiwanis Club of Oceanside.

Location: Schoolhouse Green, 65 Foxhurst Rd, Oceanside, NY 11572.

Admission is free.

Readers:

Patricia Carragon, Peter Dugan, Christina Rau, Isabel Espinal,

Lloyd Abrams

Facebook Invite:

https://www.facebook.com/events/1711449145773542/

GPS: Use 65 Foxhurst Street, Oceanside, NY 11572 (we are across the street).

mapquest (only to the corner of Foxhurst & Long Beach Road– Schoolhouse Green is just to the east– opposite Locust Avenue)

Public Transportation:    The Long Island Rail Road has a stop in Oceanside but I would suggest you use the Rockville Centre train station.  We will provide transportation from the Rockville Centre train station to the Green and back (about a four minute drive).

FROM NEW YORK CITY
BY CAR:

Take the Queens-Midtown Tunnel at 34th Street to the Long Island Expressway (495); Expressway to the Cross Island Parkway south;
Cross Island to the Southern State Parkway, eastbound;
Take the Southern State to exit 17 south, (Hempstead Avenue);
Hempstead Avenue becomes Ocean Avenue;
Continue south on Ocean Avenue until Merrick Road;
Make a left on Merrick Road;
Make a right on Long Beach Road (there is a diner on the far corner)
Take Long Beach Road down to Foxhurst Road (there will be Towers Funeral Home and a Commerce Bank at the corner)
Make a left onto Foxhurst Road– Schoolhouse Green will be on your right.

BY PUBLIC TRANSPORTATION:
Regularly scheduled trains leave Pennsylvania Station for Rockville Centre. Information and tickets are available at Pennsylvania Station at the Long Island Rail Road booth.
FROM ALL POINTS EAST
BY CAR:
Take Southern State Parkway westbound to Meadowbrook Parkway south.
Exit at NY 27 (Sunrise Highway) heading West.
Take Sunrise Highway to Long Beach Road (2 lights after a Lexus dealer, the next block after the Hess gas station)
Make a left onto Long Beach Road.
Take Long Beach Road down to Foxhurst Road (there will be Towers Funeral Home and a TDK Bank at the corner)
Make a left onto Foxhurst Road– Schoolhouse Green will be on your right.