• Real Poets
    Real Poets
    Sacramento Poetry Center's Real Poets program pairs trained poet mentors with at-risk youth to write original poems about their lives.
  • Robert Hass reads at The Crocker Art Museum
    Robert Hass reads at The Crocker Art Museum
    Sacramento Poetry Center was an organizer and sponsor of the Squaw Valley Benefit Reading
  • Aug. 1-30 Reception Aug. 12 [5-8 PM]



Cynthia Atkins and Josh Fernandez || Monday, July 31 @ 7:30 || SPC, 1719 25th St

July 26, 2017

Cynthia Atkins is the author of Psyche’s Weathers and InThe Event of Full Disclosure, and the forthcoming chapbook, Still-Life With God (Hermeneutic Chaos Press, 2018). Her work has appeared in numerous journals, including Alaska Quarterly Review, Apogee Journal, BOMB, Cleaver Magazine, Cultural Weekly, Del Sol Review, Florida Review, Green Mountains Review, Harpur Palate, Hermeneutic Chaos, […]

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Dale Houstman – Book Launch and Arturo Mantecon || Monday, July 24 @ 7:30 || SPC, 1719 25th St

July 18, 2017
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Hot Poetry in the Park featuring Stuart Canton and Esti Shapiro || Monday, July 17 @ 7:00 || Fremont Park, 16th & Q Streets

July 14, 2017


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JOE BRAUN and LAUREN LAVIN || Monday, July 10 @ 7:30 pm || SPC, 1719 25th St || Open Mic || Free Event and Parking

July 6, 2017

Lauren Lavin Lauren Lavin is a writer of fiction, memoir, poetry, critical pop culture analysis, satire, and sometimes all of those at once. She is about to begin the creative writing Master’s program at Sac State. She currently lives in Davis, where she assists local screenprinter Odd Petals with illustration, design, coffee, and bad jokes. […]

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