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SWOT Poetry Events 2002

Every Monday Night...

Metropoet Weekly open mic
Julies Juice-n-Java
1121 Elm Ave (stubbeman village), Norman
sign up 8pm reading starts at 8:30pm, occasionally has featured readers.
hosted by: Jonathan Bryant


Every Tuesday Night...

from 7:00 to 9:00, beginning Oct 14
Location: 1548 E. 15th St.
Contact: 438-1166, DrumInMyHeart@cox.net
Cost: Free
Facilitated by Joe and Lou Price, formerly of Khafaqua'an, who are both experienced and patient drum teachers. Extra dumbeks available. Other instruments welcome. Bring a folding chair.


Every Tuesday Night...

Bradley Garcia's cafe hosts open mic poetry
Gypsy Coffee House
303 N. Cincinnati Ave / Tulsa / (918)-295-2181
Emceed by Michael Levell or Becky.


1st Tuesday Each Month

Poetry Book Discussion, Hosted by Joe Schell
7:30 pm, Borders, 2740 E 21st, (918)-712-9955



The Home for Wayward Poets
open mic at 8:30 pm Wednesdays at
Galileo's Bar and Grill
3009 Paseo, OKC 73103
hosted by: Tapestry & Spontaneous Bob


1st and 3rd Thursday of Each Month

The Bean and Berry Bistro
2033 North Kickapoo, Shawnee
open mic the 1st and 3rd Thursday of every month, sigun up 7pm reading starts at 8pm. currently no featured readers.
hosted by Jim Spurr, & Bill Thoms


3rd Thursday of Each Month

Downtown Underground
Living Arts Space
Featured Poet, Music and Open Mic (Non Smoking) $3 cover
308 S. Kenosha ( Downtown Between 2nd and 3rd ) (918)-585-1234


Every Friday night...

Red Dirt Poets Series
Julie's Juice-n-Java
701 Mustang Rd, OKC (almost in Mustang)
open mic every Friday, sign up 7:30pm reading starts at 8pm, no featured readers, but would consider it if asked nicely.
hosted by: Jonathan Keepers


Second Saturday of each month

7:30 p.m. to 10-ish
Location: Living Arts, 308 S. Kenosha (downtown Tulsa)
Contact: 585-1234, steve@livingarts.org
Cost: $3.00
The Living Arts Drumming Circles are open to any person who wishes to drum, dance, sing, or play any unplugged instrument with an open ear to others present. It is a great time of rhythms which are begun by anyone and wind and change as each person adds their own expression to the mix. The next open drumming circle will be Oct. 12, and there will be a potluck dinner. Living Arts has beautiful djembes and ashikos for sale.


Third Saturday of each month

Greenwood Hosts : open Mic
at 7pm.
Greenwood Cultural Center
322 N. Greenwood Ave.
For more info email WordOnGreenwod@yahoo.com.
Event hosted by Ebony Farashuu.


Third Saturday of Each Month

The Art Box
912 W. Britton Rd, OKC
featured reader and open mic every 3rd Saturday of the month. signup at 7:30pm
featured reader starts at 8pm, open mic follows.
hosted by: Carol Koss


Last Sunday of Each Month

Full Circle Book Store
Ground floor 50 Penn Place, Southeast corner of Penn Ave & NW Expressway, across the street from Penn Square Mall.
featured reader and open mic the last Sunday of every month. sigun up at 1:30pm featured reader starts at 2pm, open mic follows.
hosted by: Tim Bradford, Carol Koss, and Jonathan Bryant
Barnes and Noble, 41st (918)-665-4580


Last Sunday of Each Month

Shades of Expression
Open Mic Poetry, Hosted by North Tulsa Literary Guild, 6:30pm
Barnes and Noble, 41st (918)-665-4580