I’m proud to be apart of
2015 Auburn Days celebration
August 14, 15 & 16
Weekend full of events including a poetry contest on Sunday at the Auburn Avenue Theater! Growing up in Federal Way I have many memories of all the summer fun the valley has to offer. I’m coming home South Kind County!
Poets on Parade | Sunday August 16th
Poetry event at the
Auburn Avenue Theater, 10 Auburn Ave, Auburn, WA 98002
Organizing Your Manuscript from Start to Finish, Workshop by Matthew Brouwer
Importance of Poetry and Community Lecture by Auburn Poet Laureate Marjorie Rommel
Emilie Rommel Shimkus, David D. Horowitz, Cathy Nguyen (Tacoma Poet Laureate), Lorraine Healy, Joann C. Roberts, Shannon P. Laws, Natasha Moni, Matthew Brouwer
Open Mic Poetry Contest
hosted by Christopher J. Jarmick.
Contest Judges: Matthew Brouwer, Shannon P. Laws, Lorraine Healy
(six prizes awarded) and a NON-contest open mic is held while the contest judges deliberate.
**To learn more about Auburn Days:
Striped Water Poets is organizing the poet events. Please visit their website: