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July Happenings!

We have lots of awesome events to keep your summer full of poetry (as it should be)!

 BootSlam with New Sh/t Workshop 

Where: Boots Bakery & Lounge
When: Workshop at 5:30; sign-ups at 7; show at 7:30
Who: All ages*
Cost: sliding scale $1-3 for the workshop; $5 to compete; sliding scale $3-5 donation for audience
$50 prize!

Spokane Poetry Slam @ The Bartlett

Where: The Bartlett, 228 W. Sprague
When: doors at 7, show at 8
Who: all ages*
Cost: $5
$50 prize! 

SPS Summer Series Team Fundraiser & Poetry Celebration 

The 2018 NPS team members have been working hard to rep us well at the National Poetry Slam in August. Come out and see them! They will have postcards, chapbooks, and the like available.

Where: West Central Episcopal Mission, 1283 W. Dean Ave
When: July 21st
Who: all ages*
Time: 7-9pm
Cost: free (donations encouraged/welcomed!)

*Spokane Poetry Slam does not censor for content of any kind. Please use discretion when attending.

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Catch Spokane Poetry Slam this June!

Did you know?

Spokane is sending our sixth team to the National Poetry Slam, this year held in Chicago!

SPS Summer Series BBQ & Fundraiser

Come eat some pulled pork (with vegan option) and have a great house show and open mic featuring Beau Williams!

June 12th

4818 N. Washington Street


SPS @ The Bartlett

June 18th

228 W. Sprague

Doors at 7; show at 8

$5 door

Finally, donate to the team’s GoFundMe:

Donate now!

See you this summer!

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The 2018 Spokane Nationals Team

Hello Spokane!

Just a short month ago, Spokane hosted its Grand Slam to decide the team that will be representing us at the National Poetry Slam in Chicago this August.

Our team members are: Katy Shedlock, Nick Keaty, Devin Devine, and Misty Grace.

These four team members will represent the hell out of Spokane in August!

Stay tuned for fundraising opportunities, events, and updates!


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February Events!

Spokane Poetry Slam continues on in February with lots of fun all ages* events!

Febuary 4th: BootSlam with New Sh#t Workshop

Where: Boots Bakery & Lounge
When: 5:30 workshop ; 7:00 sign-ups ; 7:30 slam
Cost: Suggested $5 donation for workshop, free to watch ; $5 to compete
$50 prize! 


Where: The Bartlett
When: Doors at 7 ; show at 8
Cost: $8 in advance ; $10 at the door
FEATURING: Clementine Von Radics

Spokane Poetry Slam ft. Julia Gaskill

Where: The Bartlett
When: Doors at 7 ; show at 8
Cost: $5
$50 prize!

Catch us at Whitworth University on February 12th for an open mic, featuring SPS commissioner Danielle Estelle Ramsay with guest appearances by many beloved Spokane poets.

Don’t forget about our sister events!

3 Minute Mic: February 2nd @ Auntie’s Bookstore
Broken Mic EVERY Wednesday @ Neato Burrito.

Can’t wait to see you next month!

*Spokane Poetry Slam does NOT censor for content. Discretion is advised.

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