Our next reading and open mic will take place on Monday, February 19, starting at 6:00 p.m. in Tucson. In the first part of the program, special guest Kitty Kennedy of the Pima Area Labor Federation (of which the Tucson Unit of the National Writers Union is a member) will talk about the situation of labor in the current political climate and what the Pima Area Labor Federation is doing about it. Kitty is a PALF activist and PALF Legislative Committee chair who previously has chaired the Arizona Association of Retired Americans, an AFL-CIO affiliate.
This will be followed by an open mic that is for spoken word only, but is open to all forms of spoken word (fiction, essays, poetry, articles, polemics, etc.). So bring something to read!
The event will be held at the AFSCME/SEIU Union Hall at 877 S. Alvernon Way in Tucson. The building is on the east side of the street (opposite the Randolph Park golf range) and is a couple of blocks north of 22nd Street. There is ample parking. The room is on the first floor and we will have signs up to point the way.
Friday Morning Breakfasts
NWU Tucson Friday morning breakfasts will take place on the following Fridays in 2018: February 23, March 16, and weekly after May 18. We meet at 9:00 a.m. at Laverna's Coffee Shop. The address is 220 S. Plumer, which is one block south of Broadway, on the west side of Plumer. See you there!
Our elected Steering Committee members are Co-Chairs Keith Bagwell and Barbara Wright; Secretary Alice Whittenburg; and Events Coordinator Greg Evans. The Steering Committee usually meets on the first Monday of each month. Contact us at email@example.com to confirm the date and location of the next meeting.