The Business of the City: Miscellaneous

Saturday, September 19, 2015

Open Mic Spoken Word Poetry Event for Plainfield Youth!



Calling all our young Plainfield poets! 

On Saturday, September 26, from 3:00 - 7:00 pm in Cedar Brook Park, the Plainfield Division of Parks and Recreation will be sponsoring an amazing afternoon of Open Mic Spoken Work Poetry, Performance, and Art. The event will take place in the picnic area by the bathrooms and fountain in Cedar Brook Park.

The phenomenal Team Pyramid (part of Evolve NJ), featuring Sean Battle, Kween Moore, and Dr. Queen Assata, will be leading workshops on writing, performance, and art from 3:00-4:00 pm for Plainfield teens and young adults, with an emphasis on creativity and originality. All supplies (notebooks, markers, art paper, etc.) will be provided for attendees. 

The workshop will be followed by Open Mic Spoken Word performances from 4:00 – 7:00 pm. All are invited to participate. The event is free and open to the public. A DJ will provide a musical backdrop and free refreshments will be served. Come and enjoy a relaxing afternoon in Cedar Brook Park. 

Make your voices heard!


 

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