Play by the LA River (PLAR), Poetry Society of America, and Red Hen Press present the LA River Poetry Reading!
In addition to a reading by renowned Los Angeles poets (Luis Rodriguez, Eloise Klein Healy, William Archila, Lewis Macadams, and Terry Wolverton the event features a variety of events for adults and children (ages 6 and up):
-A walking tour of the Sepulveda Basin Wildlife Reserve led by Lewis MacAdams, poet and Co-founder/President of Friends of the Los Angeles River (FoLAR) and urban ecologist/educator/designer Kat Superfisky.
-Art, poetry writing activities, and refreshments for children (ages 6 and up), sponsored by Red Hen Press.
-A pop-up picnic. Bring your own picnic basket and enjoy a lovely luncheon in the idyllic setting of the Sepulveda Basin Park.
All events begin at The Amphitheatre, located within the reserve. This event is free and open to the public!