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ChicagoPoetry.com and the Chicago Park District are cosponsoring an

outdoor festival of readings by local poets, including a "shunned by the mainstream" open mike. The event takes place Saturday, June 16, from

1 to 7 PM at Holstein Park, 2300 N. Oakley; it's free. For more info call 773-502-5252.

Saturday, June 16

1:00 Open mike

1:30 Michael H. Brownstein

1:45 Shaggy

2:00 Larry O. Dean

2:15 Carol Anderson

2:30 Steve Glabman

2:45 Kathy Berg

3:00 Markus Sroge

3:15 Whitney Scott

3:30 Count Leonard

3:45 Josephine Lipuma

4:00 Jacqui Wolk

4:15 Robert Klein Engler

4:30 Nicole A. Patkin

4:45 Beatriz Badikian

5:00 Larry Winfield

5:15 Tara Betts

5:30 Kim Berez

5:45 Jose Bono

6:00 Maureen Connolly

6:15 Lisa Hemminger

6:30 Frank Varela

6:45 Mars Gamba-Adisa

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