June 17 Sebastopol Lit and Art Crawl
3:00 – 4:00  Poetry Hour at Copperfield's in Sebastopol
featuring winning poets from The History of Sonoma County / A Poetry Contest for Adults and Youth
coordinated by Sonoma County’s Poet Laureate, Iris Jamahl Dunkle

June 23 Voigt Family Sculpture Foundation presents Poetry Camp Among the Sculptures at Paradise Ridge Winery 9:30 AM - 2:00 PM - free camp for students ages 11-15 and is coordinated by Iris Dunkle, Poet Laureate of Sonoma County. 


July 16 Poetry Reflections at Paradise Ridge Winery, 2:00 - 4:00 pm Dana Gioia, Poet Laureate of California, Iris Jamahl Dunkle and student champions from Poetry Out Loud

July 23- 28 - Napa Valley Writers' Conference.  


August 11 - Iris Jamahl Dunkle and Christy Davids read at the Sitting Room in Cotati


Septemeber 17, The Petaluma Poetry Walk

September 23, Know Me Here Anthology Reading


October 21 - Iris Jamahl Dunkle reads at LOBA in Ukiah

Past Events

April 4th, 3:30 PM
Reading and Youth Open Mic at the Sebastopol Library
7140 Bodega Ave, Sebastopol, CA 95472

April 9th, 2:30pm – 4:30pm
Answering The Call: How Jack London Changed my Life and Inspired me to Become a Writer that Questions History

Redwood Writers
Flamingo Conference Resort and Spa, 
2777 4th Street, Santa Rosa, CA 95405

April 15th, 6:30 PM
A Celebration of Poetry:
featuring Dana Gioia, Caroline Goodwin, Iris Jamahl Dunkle, Rachel Richardson, David Roderick
Napa Valley College, Upper Valley Campus
St. Helena, CA http://www.napawritersconference.org/literary-events/a-celebration-of-poetry-featuring-dana-gioia/

April 29th 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Sacramento Poetry Center Conference
The Sacramento Poetry Center 
1719 25th St. 
Sacramento, CA, 95816 

“DNA - Music: It’s in our Genes” 
Iris Jamahl Dunkle reads with the Occidental Choir 
May 6, 8 PM Occidental Center for the Arts
Graton Rd & Bohemian Hwy, Occidental
May 7, 3 PM Occidental Center for the Arts
Graton Rd & Bohemian Hwy, Occidental
May 12, 8 PM Occidental Center for the Arts
Graton Rd & Bohemian Hwy, Occidental
May 13, 8 PM Occidental Center for the Arts
Graton Rd & Bohemian Hwy, Occidental
May 14, 3 PM Glaser Center
547 Mendocino Ave, Santa Rosa, CA 95401

June 7, Panel 4-5:30, Reading 7-8 pm
Writing About Real People, and a poetry reading with Iris Jamahl Dunkle, David Watts and Marianne Rogoff
Dominican UniversityMarch 11, 2:00 PM
Who Was the Real Charmian Kittredge London? Exploring the lives of Jack and Charmian London
through primary sources and poetry.
Sonoma Valley Historical Society, Room 110
270 1st St W, Sonoma, CA 95476
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March 13, 7:00 - 9:00 PM
The Belmont Library Presents:
Camile T. Dungy and Iris Jamahl Dunkle

1110 Alameda de Las Pulgas
Belmont, CA
(650) 591-8286November 10, 2016
West Sonoma County Book Faire
Sebastopol Grange
6:00 - 9:00 PM
6000 Sebastopol Ave. (Highway 12), 

Friday December 9 at 7:30
The Famous Forgotten Women
a reading with Tamam Kahn and
Iris Jamahl Dunkle
Edgehill Mansion
Dominican University

Saturday, October 8
Litquake San Rafael
1:45pm - 2:45pm
Open Secret Bookstore 
923 C Street, San Rafael

Sunday, September 18
Petaluma Poetry Walk
Petaluma Museum, 
20 4th St. - 5:00 pm

Thursday, June 9,
Poetry Reading- Sara Lefsyk, Tayve Neese, Iris Jamahl Dunkle
Innisfree Poetry Bookstore & Cafe
1301 Pennsylvania Ave, 
Boulder, Colorado 80302
6:00 PM

Friday, June 10
Poetry Reading with Iris Jamahl Dunkle and Tayve Neese
4280 Tennyson St, 
Denver, Colorado 80212
7:30 PM

Tuesday, June 14
Poetry at the Albany Library: 2nd Tuesdays Featured Poet & Open Mic 
featuring:  Iris  Jamahl  Dunkle   &   Terry  Lucas 
Albany Library     
1247  Marin Avenue     
7:00 - 9:00 PM

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