Marquette Poets Circle

Welcome to the Marquette Poets Circle.  

Monday July 13th 6 PM Open Mic – Bring a chair or blanket and poems to share. Dinner and Drinks are BYO. Meet at the Marquette Harbor Lighthouse park.

Monday July 20th Virtual Poetry Workshop 5:30 PM. Send me your poems for feedback by the group janeenpergrin@gmail.com. I will send you the zoom invitation and I will share your poems on Zoom with the group.

Before the stay at home period our monthly meeting and poetry workshop were the 1st Monday of the month (5:30PM-7PM) in the lower level of St. Paul’s Episcopal Church, 201 E Ridge St. Marquette. Open Mic followed at 7PM. Once a quarter, our Open Mic is sponsored by Peter White Library and is held at 7:00PM. The public is always welcome. 

U.P. Poet Laureate Martin Achatz

Virtual Poetry Workshop with Martin Achatz – Thursday July 19 – 7 PM Email Martin machtz@nmu.edu for the invitation. Poetry Workshop Redux: On August 28, 1963, Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., delivered his “I Have a Dream” speech on the steps of the Lincoln Memorial. In commemoration of the 57th anniversary of this event, join Marty Achatz as he re-offers a poetry workshop about hopes and dreams. Let’s all keep Dr. King’s dream alive. “We must accept finite disappointment, but never lose infinite hope.” –Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.


Inspired Words Open Mic Night Wednesday, Aug 5th @ 7:00 pm.

This event is sponsored by the Marquette Poets Circle and the Peter White Public Library.

Find Free Poetry from Pyre Publishing – contact Pyre Publications