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Event Name: Word Thursdays - Black History Month featuring Karen Johnson
Address: 94 Church Street
Treadwell, NY

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Starts: Thu Feb 27 2020 at 7:00 PM
Ends: Thu Feb 27 2020 at 8:00 PM
Hosting Organization: Bright Hill Press & Literary Cen
Contact Name: Beatrice Georgalidis
Contact Email Address: info@brighthillpress.org
Contact Phone Number: 6078295055
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Event Cost: $3.00

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Event Description: On February 27, 2020 at 7 PM, Karen Johnson will join us to share her work at Word Thursdays 28th season, at Bright Hill Press and Literary Center of the Catskills, 94 Church Street, Treadwell, NY, 13846. Open mic starts at 7 pm, when all present are welcome to read for five minutes from their own work, or from other writers that inspire them. Suggested donation for entry is $3; free to students and youth. Wine, beer, coffee, and light refreshments (fruit, cheese, spreads) will be served. Karen Johnson (New Haven, Connecticut) is the founder of Real Stories from the Heart. She is an independent artist, writer, performer, and storyteller. As a freelance performer, she does productions that are primarily comprised of original works that combine storytelling with songs and poetry. Ms. Johnson has presented a lecture workshop for the "Storytelling the Language of Leadership ' conference at Andrews University. She has presented numerous years for Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.'s Legacy of Environmental and Social Justice at the Yale Peabody Museum. In 2003 she was nominated for the Governor's Arts Award by both residents of Connecticut and Nairobi Kenya.

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