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Barton Rees Pogue Poetry and Arts Festival

April 9 @ 6:00 pm - April 10 @ 5:00 pm

A celebration of all arts in honor of Upland, Indiana luminary poet Barton Rees Pogue.  Poetry writing, dramatic and humorous readings, lectures and workshops, youth poetry competitions, art displays.  Don’t forget to visit the Barton Rees Pogue Memorial Library where Pogue served as the town librarian. Pogue memorabilia displayed at the Depot Museum. Public invited and welcome. Friday Night Kick off with Author’s Night in the cafe of the Pierce United Methodist Church: bios and conversations with local authors, book purchase and signings. Refreshments will be served.  Saturday donuts and beverages at 8:30am in the Pierce UMC cafe. Artists will display art. Competitions begin and go throughout the day. For additional information, please call 765-998-7747.