Poets’ Roundtable of Arkansas (PRA) currently has 10 branches statewide. Find one near you and visit a monthly meeting.
BAXTER COUNTY POETS’ ASSOCIATION – Mountain Home
Meetings: TIME • 4th Friday monthly • 3rd Friday, Nov. & Dec.
Location: Baxter County Library, 300 Library Hill Ln, Mountain Home, AR 72653
|Vice President||Elizabeth Dail|
GIN CREEK POETS – Searcy
Meetings: 6:30 p.m. • 2nd Thursday monthly
Location: Conference Room, Simmons 1st National Bank, 401 S Main St, Searcy, AR 72143
Contact: Chris Henderson 501-268-6426
POETS NORTHWEST – Springdale
Meetings: Contact Kate Lacy for meeting time/date.
Location: Contact Kate Lacy for location.
Contact: Kate Lacy 479-442-8028 email@example.com
The Poets Northwest goals are to enjoy poetry, to experience the modern changes in poetry styles decade to decade, and to enhance the maturing of our own poetry writing through friendly critique.
|Vice President||Danna Ray|
RIVER MARKET POETS – Little Rock
Meetings: 10 a.m. • 2nd Saturday monthly
Location: Cox Building, 120 River Market Ave, Little Rock, AR 72201
Contact: Laura Loughridge 501-831-0341 or firstname.lastname@example.org
|Vice President||Barbara Mulkey|
|2nd Vice President||Harding Stedler|
RIVER POETS OF BATESVILLE – Batesville
Meetings: 6 p.m. • 2nd Tuesday monthly
Location: UACCB Fine Arts Building, 2005 White Dr, Batesville, AR 72501
|Vice President||Kitty Smith|
ROUNDTABLE POETS OF HOT SPRINGS – Hot Springs
Meetings: 1:30 pm • 2nd Thursday monthly
Location: Garland County Library, 1427 Malvern Ave, Hot Springs, AR 71901
Contact: Marie Allison 501-262-3263 email@example.com
|Vice President||Bethel Kay Kymes|
SALINE COUNTY BRANCH – Benton
Meetings: 1 p.m. • 4th Saturday, Jan.–May & Sept.–Oct. • 3rd Saturday, Nov. & Dec. • No meetings in the summer.
Location: Ashley Street Fire Station, 220 S Main St, Benton, AR 72015
Contact: Dennis Patton 501-847-5328 firstname.lastname@example.org
|Vice President||Don Crowson|
SILOAM SPRINGS WRITERS – Siloam Springs
Meetings: 6 p.m. • 2nd Monday monthly
Location: First Baptist Church, West Entrance, 2000 W. Dawn Hill Rd, Siloam Springs, AR 72761
SOUTH ARKANSAS POETS OF THE PINES – El Dorado
Meetings: 3:30 p.m. • 2nd Tuesday monthly
Location: Barton Library, 200 E 5th St, El Dorado, AR 71730
|Vice President||Donna Henson|
|Historian/PRA Rep||Marilyn Joyner|
TWO RIVERS POETRY SOCIETY OF FORT SMITH – Fort Smith
Meetings: 2:30 p.m. • 3rd Thursday monthly
Location: Sweet Bay Coffee Shop, 3400 Rogers Avenue #110, Fort Smith, AR 72903
ONLINE POETRY GROUP
Meetings: This online group is perfect for people who want to be involved in poetry, but who do not live near a current branch.
Location: Emails between group members
|For More Information||Email: Kate Lacy|
- Have a minimum of 5 dues-paying members of PRA
- Establish regular meeting dates for the study of poetry and encouragement of poets
- Adopt PRA State Constitution
- Elect officers who are current members of PRA.