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You’re invited to Raise Your Pen 2022, Write Around Portland’s signature fall fundraising event!

After two years online, we’re thrilled to announce the return of everyone’s favorite literary bash! Please join us on October 21 for a magical night of poetry, inspiring stories, fun activities, delicious bites from Erica’s Soul Food, and a special appeal to support our one-of-a-kind literary programs.


Vitalidad Movement Arts & Events Center
116 SE Yamhill St., Portland OR, 97214


Friday, October 21, 2022
Doors at 5:30pm | Program begins at 7:00pm 


Pay what you can. Suggested cost: $60.
No one will be turned away for lack of funds.



Catering provided by:


Registration will open soon – watch our social media and e-newsletters for details!


Thank you to our 2021 sponsors:


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