A Tribute to Leonard Gontarek

Philly Loves Poetry

Interview and Readings Series on PhillyCAM: Featuring Lillian Dunn, Peter Krok, Paul Siegell from 6:30pm to 8:30pm on September 5, 2017.

There are there are over 50 organizations that promote poetry in the Philadelphia area. They represent every poetry form, ethnic background, age, gender and community. This series consists of a panel of guest poets and artists discussing the opportunities which their group or organization provides for poets in Philly as well as the themes that influence them.  The program is broadcast live on the first Tuesday of each month. The program is free and open to everyone, please join us!

More information here

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The Moonstone Press Poetry Chapbook Contest

Haitian Mud pies

Winner will receive a $300 cash prize, publication, and 25 free copies of the book*, promotion on our website and a group reading at one of our venues in Philadelphia on Wednesday January 31, 2018.

Submissions accepted from May 1st to October 31st, 2017.

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Support Moonstone

Please support Moonstone Arts Center and help us to continue to provide the Philadelphia area with some of the best poetry and history events around!
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To make donation with a check, download the membership form here: Membership Form, then send it to: Larry Robin RE: Membership 110A S. 13th Street Philadelphia, PA 19107

Upcoming Events

  1. 2017 Philly Loves Poetry Interview and Readings Series on PhillyCAM, 699 Ranstead Street

    September 20 @ 6:30 pm - October 2 @ 7:00 pm
  2. Moonstone Poetry at Fergie’s Pub: Featuring Richard Bank, Ryan Eckes, and Al Tacconelli

    September 20 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  3. Moonstone Poetry at Fergie’s Pub: Featuring Alicia Askenase, Julia Blumenrich, and Nina Schafer

    September 27 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  4. Moonstone Poetry at Brandywine Workshop and Archive, 728 S. Broad Street

    October 2 @ 7:00 pm - October 14 @ 9:00 pm
  5. PHILLY LOVES HAIKU – Host: Charles S. Carr

    October 3 @ 6:30 pm - 7:00 pm