Wintonbury Poetry Series & Sharing

Wintonbury Poetry Series

Spark your creativity, make connections, and share the gift of poetry! The P. Faith McMahon Wintonbury Library offers readings by notable poets and a warm, supportive atmosphere for sharing your own work. Poetry writing workshops are also offered in May as part of the series. The Wintonbury Poetry Series and Open Mic is held at the McMahon Wintonbury Library on the third Thursday of the month, October – April, at 7:00 PM.

Poetry program

Wintonbury Poetry Series program, “A Blend of Poetry and Dance Movement,” held on February 19, 2015.




SCHEDULE OF READINGS AND WORKSHOPS Inspire your creativity, make connections, and share the love of poetry! The Wintonbury Poetry Series runs monthly, on third Thursdays, from October through April.  We feature notable Connecticut poets who read their work, followed by an open mic.  (Poetry workshops are offered in May.) Everyone is welcome! Held at P. […] Read more >

poetry magnets

Poetry Sharing Page

Residents of the Bloomfield and surrounding communities are invited to submit their poetry for consideration to appear on the library’s Poetry Sharing Page. Poetry submissions (up to three one-page poems at a time) are accepted on a monthly basis, and are due by the 15th of each month. Read more >