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Pikes Peak Poet Laureate Celebration

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Please join us in welcoming the Pikes Peak Region's new Poet Laureate!  This hour long event will feature poetry readings from a variety of local poets, including past Pikes Peak Poet Laureates.  

The evenings activities will be emceed by former Pikes Peak Poet Laureate, Susan Peiffer. The program will feature:

  • Opening remarks by Pikes Peak Library District (PPLD) Chief Librarian & CEO, John Spears
  • Performances by local poets (TBD)
  • Past Poet Laureate Performances by Price Strobridge, Aaron Anstett (invited), and Susan Peiffer
  • Installation Ceremony, and performance by Poet Laureate, Ashley Cornelius