The reading is at 1 p.m. at the historic Hamilton Club Building, 32 Church Street, in downtown Paterson. The program is free; an open reading follows.
Poetry workshops, conducted by Rachel Wiley and Peter Thabit Jones are 10 a.m. to noon at the same location. Pre-registration required; workshop fee $20.00.
Parking is available at the PCCC parking lot on College Blvd., between Memorial Drive and Church St. Call (973) 684-6555 for more information.