Poetry Reading with Florida Poet Laureate at the Safety Harbor Public Library

The Safety Harbor Public Library will host a poetry reading and discussion with Florida Poet Laureate Peter Meinke on Thursday, April 19 at 6:30 pm.

Meinke was named Poet Laureate of Florida by Governor Rick Scott in 2015. A prolific and award winning writer, his work has appeared in The Atlantic, The New Yorker, The Nation, Poetry, and in other publications. He is a Distinguished Writer-in-Residence at many colleges and was recently awarded St. Petersburg’s First Sunlit Festival Lifetime Achievement Award.

This program is sponsored by the Florida Humanities Council with funds from the Florida Department State, Division of Cultural Affairs and the Florida Council on Arts and Culture.

The Library is located at 101 2nd Street North, Safety Harbor. Call 724-1525 x4112 for more information or visit www.SafetyHarborLibrary.com.