September 8, 2017
Austin Poetry Society Museletter
Monthly Meeting: September 16
Presenter: Nathan Brown

Please join us for our kickoff meeting this year on Saturday, Sept. 16, from 1:30 to 3:30 p.m. at the Austin Public Library's University Hills Branch, 4721 Loyola Ln., Austin.

NOTE: Monthly contest entries are due at or before this meeting. Visit this page for details.
Upcoming Open Mic Events

On Saturday, Sept. 9, from 12:30 to 2:30 p.m. Poetry Aloud will meet on the second floor of the Georgetown Public Library. This event will be ongoing every second and fourth Saturday, hosted by Mike and Joyce Gullickson.

The APS Fourth Thursday Open Mic will take place Sept. 28, from 7 to 9 p.m. at NeWorlDeli , 4101 Guadalupe, hosted by Linda Marie Cossa. This month's featured readers are: Elizabeth Rabi, Jim Rabi, Nancy Fierstien, Christa Pandey, Christina M. Jackson and Jane Perdue.

APS Saturday Critique Group

Join the APS Saturday Critique Group Saturday, Sept. 9, at 1 p.m at Milwood Branch Library, 12500 Amherst Dr.

Bring 10 copies of a poem in progress to discuss with friendly poets. The group is facilitated by Elizabeth Krop f. Email  for more information.

Next month's critique group will be Oct. 7, at 1 p.m at Old Quarry Branch Library, 7051 Village Center Dr.
Mark your calendar:
Upcoming meetings and events
Due to library renovations, we will be moving APS monthly meeting locations throughout the year. Meetings run from 1:30 to 3:30 p.m. Please mark your calendar for the following dates and locations:

  • October 21, North Village Branch, 2505 Steck Ave.
  • November 18, University Hills, 4721 Loyola Ln.
  • December 16, Yarborough, 2200 Hancock Dr.
New MuseLetter Editor
APS sends a warm thank you to Anjela Villarreal Ratliff for her hard work as editor for the Museletter last year. Cynthia Drake is taking over as the new editor this year. Cynthia is a full-time freelance writer and a mom of two young boys in Pflugerville. She would welcome assistance with the newsletter.

Please send any upcoming event information to
Austin Poetry Society | P.O. Box 41346, Austin, TX 78704 |
We need volunteers!
APS can't function without volunteers, and several positions are available for the upcoming year!

If you would like to volunteer, please email us at . We are currently looking for a  treasurer , as well as people to chair various committees. Let us know if you can help!