5:45-8:00 p.m. Carrboro Poets Council Feature and Open Mic
4:30-5:30 p.m. Youth Workshop with Jaki Shelton Green
7:00-8:00 p.m. Carrboro Poet Laureate, Liza Wolff-Francis in poetic conversation with Ina Cariño and Len Lawson
8:00-8:30 p.m. Open Mic
8:30-9:30 p.m. Wine Reception (cash bar)
10:00-11:15 a.m. Coffee, biscuits and Poetry in the Round
11:15 a.m. - 12:45 p.m. Break for lunch. Go explore the many delicious restaurants around downtown Carrboro!
12:45 p.m. Welcome from Carrboro Mayor Damon Seils
1:00 p.m. Poets Laureate Reading
2:45-3:45 p.m. Poetry Writing Generative Workshop with Ross White
3:45-4:30 p.m. Coffee and snacks provided
4:30-5:30 p.m. New Book Poets Reading
5:45 p.m. Light dinner fare provided by Carrburritos
6:45 p.m. Community Poem Reading: We need your words to help create the 2023 Carrboro Community Poem! This year's theme is COMMUNITY. Submit your words for the 2023 Carrboro Community Poem here.
7:00-9:00 p.m. Poetry Slam hosted by Dasan Ahanu