Saturday December 16 1:50 am

Spotlighting events along the south shore of Lake Michigan

Wagner honors legacy of Levi and Catherine Coffin

12/09/2017 - 13:00
12/09/2017 - 14:30
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The special event Awake to the World: A Poetry Reading, will be Saturday, December 9, 2017 from 1 - 2:30 p.m. (EST) at the Interpretive Center, Levi and Catherine Coffin State Historic Site, 201 U.S. 27 N, Fountain City, Indiana.

Featured poets Angela Jackson-Brown, Muncie; JL Kato, Beech Grove; and Linda Neal Reising and Jessica D. Thompson, New Harmony will share poems related to social and environmental justice.

Tours of the Coffin House will be available before and after the program, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. The poetry program is free, but tours of the home are $10 for adults, $8 for seniors (60+), and $5 for children (3-17).
The event will also commemorate the first year anniversary of the Interpretive Center.

For more information about the event, go to www.throughthesycamores.com/my-calendar.html

The Indiana Arts Commission thanks Shari for her service to the citizens of Indiana through her poetry and public programming.

(photo by Rachel Greenberg)