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California Local Laureates Gathering
Saturday, October 6, 2018
Hosted By California State Poet Laureate Dana Gioia
Guest authors: Al Lewis (California Poet Laureate 2005-08)
Robin Coste Lewis (Current Los Angeles Poet Laureate)
This is a special statewide gathering of all city, region, and county laureates hosted by the California Arts Council at the McGroarty Arts Center in Tujunga. The morning events will be limited to participating laureates, but the afternoon events will be open to the public. Public registration will open later this summer.
This event is co-sponsored by the California Arts Council, Engaging the Senses Foundation, and the McGroarty Arts Center.
10 am - 2 pm Laureate workshops and seminars
2:00 - 6:30 pm GENERAL PUBLIC INVITED FOR INSPIRATIONAL POETRY READINGS
SPECIAL ANNOUNCEMENT FOR CHILI BOWL VENDORS
This year we are allowing returning vendors, preapproved vendors, and vendors who have been specially invited, to apply and reserve your spaces early!
Download, complete, and send McGroarty your application to assure your space! Click on either the Word format or pdf versions below:
Chili Bowl Vendors Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) below will answer your questions:
Our 16th Annual Chili Bowl Fest and Holiday Arts & Crafts Faire will receive ample advertising to attract the record crowds we have gratefully welcomed each year! May you be one of the artists/artisans who join with us in making this event hugely successful for everyone participating!