Schedule


June 13, 2019
7:00PM
Ghost Town Poetry Open Mic
Featured Poet
Angst Gallery
1015 Main St.
Vancouver, Washington

April 14, 2019
7:30 PM
Love & A Box of Chocolate 2
Featured Poet
Emmett Wheatfall
Guest Artists
LaRhonda Steele, Louis Pain, Ed Coleman III, Renato Caronto
Colwood Golf Course Banquet Room
Portland, Oregon

April 10, 2019
1:00PM
Poetry & Jazz
National Poetry Month
Featured Poet
Emmett Wheatfall
Lake Oswego City Library
Lake Oswego, Oregon

February 25, 2019
6:30PM
Portland Actors Conservator Fundraiser
Featured Poet
Emmett Wheatfall
Artist Repertory Theater
Portland, Oregon

February 24, 2019
9:45AM
Black History Program
Remember the Hope Christian Fellowship
Featured Poet
Emmett Wheatfall
Portland, Oregon

February 22, 2019
Noon
Jasmine Bush 2nd Grade Class
Visiting Poet
St. Anthony Catholic School
Portland, Oregon 


February 21, 2019
1:00PM
4th Annual Black History Event
Featured Poet
State of Oregon Human Resources
Portland, Oregon

January 29, 2019
7:00PM
The Bob Sterry School of Burglary
Book Signing & Release
Featured Poet/Editor
Emmett Wheatfall
Artichoke
Portland, Oregon

January 26, 2019
2:00PM
Gail Barker Memorial Poetry Reading
Featuring
Emmett Wheatfall
The Pond House
Milwaukie, Oregon

January 17, 2019
7:30PM
Get Vulnerable Show
Featuring
Emmett Wheatfall
The Theatre
Milwaukie, Oregon

January 12, 2019
2:00PM
William Stafford Birthday Celebration
Featured Poet
Emmett Wheatfall
The Pond House,
Milwaukie, Oregon

January 7, 2019
10:00 PM (PST)
Wider Window Poetry
Guest Interviewee
Poet & Playwright Emmett Wheatfall
KBOO 90.7 FM (Internet)
Portland, Oregon

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November 18, 2018
2:00PM
Not About Hereo's 
(Theatrical Play)
New Century Players Theater Troupe
Featured Poet 
(Talk Back Session)
Rex Putnam High School

October 5, 2018
7:00PM
As Clean as a Bone
Poetry Reading
Featuring
Poets
Emmett Wheatfall
Mother Foucault's Bookshop
523 SE Morrison St.
Portland, Oregon

September 22, 2018
Noon
Oregon Writers Colony Diversity Conference
NW Voices: Writing Across Cultural Lines
Keynote Speaker
Church of Christ
1126 SW Park Ave.
Portland, Oregon

September 21, 2018
3:00PM
Garlington Campus Ribbon-Cutting Ceremony
Featured Speaker
Garlington Campus
Portland, Oregon

August 16, 2018
7:00PM
Pendleton Center for the Arts
First Draft Writers' Series
Featured Poet
Prodigal Son Brewery
Pendleton, Oregon

August 11, 2018
3:00PM
Albina Jazz Festival
Featured Jazz & Blues Poet
Stingray Cafe
240 N. Broadway
Portland, Oregon

July 30, 2018
7:00PM
Breaking Bread Breaking Barriers
Feature Poet
Noho's Hawaiian Cafe on Fremont
Portland, Oregon

July 15, 2018
6:00PM
Portland Jazz for Migrant Families Concert
Featured Poet
Augustana Lutheran Church
2710 NE 14th Ave.
Portland, Oregon

July 2, 2018
6:00PM
Free Range Poetry Series
Featured Poet
Multnomah County Library--Northwest
2300 NW Thurmond
Portland, Oregon

May 26, 2018
3:00PM
Tricia Knoll & Emmett Wheatfall
Poetry Reading
West Hills Unitarian Universalist Fellowship
8470 Oleson Road
Portland, Oregon

May 26, 2018
10:00AM
Malcolm X Legacy Celebration Breakfast
Portland Chapter of the NAACP
Featured Poet
Doubtree Hotel - Lloyd Center
Portland, Oregon

May 23, 2018
7:00PM
Malcolm X Legacy Celebration - Poetry & Music
Portland Chapter of the NAACP
Featured Poet
PO'Shines Cafe
8139 N. Denver Ave.
Portland, Oregon 

May 20, 2018
3:00PM
The Peregrine Series
Featured Poet
Stickmen’s Brewery
Lake Oswego, Oregon

May 6,  2018
3:00PM
White Dog Poetry Salon
Featured Poet
507 NW Skyline Crest Road
Portland, Oregon

May 4, 2018
6:00PM
First Friday Open Mic
Milwaukie Poetry Series
Featured Poet
St. Johns the Evangelist Church
Milwaukie, Oregon

May 2, 2018
7:00PM
B-3 Group
Featured Poet
No Vacancy Lounge
Portland, Oregon

April 28, 2018
10:00PM
B-3 Group Gig
Featured Lyrical Poet
Blue Hour
Portland, Oregon

April 22, 2018
4:30PM
River Roads Reading Series
Featured Poet
River Road Park Annex
Eugene, Oregon

April 16, 2018
10:00PM
Talking Earth Radio Interview
Featured Guest
KBOO Community Radio 90.7 FM
Portland, Oregon

April 14, 2018
11:00AM
6th Annual Art Extravaganza
Clackamas County Arts Alliance
Featured Poet
Providence Willamette Falls Community Center
Oregon City, Oregon

April 13, 2018
8:00PM
LaRhonda Steele & B-3 Group
Featured Lyrical Poet
SouthFork
Portland, Oregon

April 7, 2018
1:00PM
Poetry and Jazz 
with
Poet Emmett Wheatfall and Friends
Featured Performer
Accompanied by
the B-3 Hammond Group
Beaverton City Library
(Library Auditorium)
12375 SW 5th Street
Beaverton, Oregon

March 29, 2018
7:00PM
KBOO 90.7 FM
50th Year Anniversary 
Featured Poet
KBOO 90.7 FM
Portland, Oregon

March 24, 2018
2:00PM
Bi-Lingual Poetry Reading - English and Arabic
Sponsored with the Al-Mutanabbi Street Starts Here! Coalition
Featured Poet
The Pond House 
(Adjacent to the Ledding Library)
Milwaukie, Oregon

March 22, 2018
6:00PM
2018 Intergroup Community Passover Seder
Featured Poet
Middleman Jewish Community Center
Portland, Oregon

February 26, 2018
7:00PM
Conversation with Writers
Guest Poet & Lecturer
Reedville Presbyterian Church
Aloha, Oregon

February 24, 2018
12:00PM
NAACP Art Exhibition
Featured Poet
Reading Langston Hughes Poetics
Lloyd Center Shopping Mall
Portland, Oregon

February 16, 2018
9:00AM
Oregon Poet Laureate Selection
Nominating Committee Member
Oregon Humanities Office
Portland, Oregon

February 15, 2018
6:30PM
Intercultural Experience: Love
Featured Poet
NW Natural
Portland, Oregon

February 14, 2018
7:00PM
Milwaukie Poetry Series 11th Season
Featured Reader
The Ledding Library Pond House
Milwaukie, Oregon

February 11, 2018
7:30PM
Love & A Box of Chocolate
Featured Performers
Poet Emmett Wheatfall
Accompanied by
King Louie and LaRhonda Steele
Colwood Golf Center
7313 NE Columbia Blvd
Portland, Oregon
(Ticketed Event)

January 21, 2018
3:30PM
King Louie and Renato Caranto Set
Featured Poet
Sweet Jams Restaurant
Portland, Oregon

January 15, 2018
10:00PM
Talking Earth with Poet Emmett Wheatfall
Radio Broadcast
Featured Poet
KBOO Community Radio 90.7 FM
Portland, Oregon

January 13, 2018
2:00PM
William Stafford Birthday Celebration
Featured Poet
Ledding Library Pond House
Milwaukie, Oregon


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November 4, 2017
6:00PM
Dead Poets Reading
Featured Poet
Silverton Poetry Association
Silverton, Oregon

October 16, 2017
6:00PM
Dude's Poetry Society
Featured Poet
The Big Legrowlski
Portland, Oregon

October 13, 2017
6:00PM
Oregon Poetry Association
Annual Conference
Keynote Speaker
University Place Hotel
310 SW Lincoln St.
Portland, Oregon

August 26, 2017
1:00PM
Parade of Authors
Featured Poet
Another Read Through Bookstore
Portland, Oregon

August 19, 2017
8:00PM
Reggae Bob Show
Radio Interview
KBOO 90.7 FM
Portland, Oregon

August 26, 2017
1:00PM
Another Read Through
Poetry Reading
Featured Poet
Another Read Through Bookstore
Portland, Oregon

August 5, 2017
6:00PM
Commemorative Reading
Tri-Met Max Stabbing Victims
Open-Mic
St. Johns the Evangelist Church
Milwaukie, Oregon

July 28, 2017
2:20PM
Bright Moments Radio Broadcast
Interview about New CD 
Welcome Home
KMHD 89.1 FM
Portland, Oregon

July 22, 2017
3:00PM
Poetry in the Park
MC
Ledding Library
Milwaukie, Oregon

May 25, 2017
7:00pm
Another Read Through 
Poetry Reading
Featured Poet
Another Read Through Bookstore
Portland, Oregon

April 11, 2017
8:00pm
Abbey Arts
Featured Poet
St. Andrew's Episcopal Church
Portland, Oregon

April 6, 2017
6:00pm
Jewish Seder Celebration
Featured Poet
Portland, Oregon

March 8, 2017
7:00pm
10th Season
Poetry Reading
Moderator
The Milwaukie Poetry Series
The Ledding Library - Pond House
Milwaukie, Oregon

March 7, 2017
7:00pm
B-3 Organ Group Concert
Guest Lyrical Poet
The Lake Theater and Cafe
Lake Oswego, Oregon

March 4, 2017
2:00PM
Al-Mutanabbi Street Celebration
Bi-lingual Readings
MC and Featured Poet
The Milwaukie Poetry Series
The Ledding Library - Pond House
Milwaukie, Oregon

February 14, 2017 - March 31, 2017
8:00am - 5:00pm
Poetry Exhibit: The Complex World
The Poetry of Emmett Wheatfall
Featured Work
Elevated Coffee
Portland, Oregon

February 4, 2017
2:00pm
William Stafford Celebration
Milwaukie Poetry Series
Reader
The Milwaukie Poetry Series
The Ledding Library - Pond House
Milwaukie, Oregon

January 20, 2017
6:00PM
Giving Back: The Soul of Philanthropy
Reframed and Exhibited
Featured Poet
Concordia University's 
George R. White Library
2800 NE Liberty St.
Portland, Oregon

January 13, 2017
8:00pm
C'mon 2017
Featured Poet
Turn, Turn, Turn
8 NE Killingsworth St.
Portland, Oregon

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October 6, 2016
Noon
Poems in the Key of Life
Featured Poet
Red Soils Campus
(Employees Only)
Clackamas County

September 29, 2016
7:00pm
Another Read Through Poetry Reading
Featured Poet
Another Read Through Bookstore
3932 N. Mississippi Ave.
Portland, Oregon

September 11, 2016
4:00pm
Premier Party
Portland Playhouse
Featured Reader
(Excerpt)
How I Learned What I Learned
Playwright: August Wilson
Portland, Oregon

July 23, 2016
3:00pm
Poetry in the Park
Milwaukie Poetry Series
Feature Poet
Scott Park
Portland, Oregon

June 21, 2016
7:00pm
Salon Skid Row
Poetry Series
Featured Poet
Rialto  Poolroom Bar & Grill
Portland, Oregon

April 23, 2016
3:00pm
Peach Blossom Spring
Poetry Reading Series
Featured Poet
Lan Su Chinese Garden
Portland, Oregon

April 14, 2016
7:00PM
Bilingqual Poetry Reading
Al-Mutanabbi
Featured Poet
Portland State University
Portland, Oregon

March 20, 2016
3:00pm
A Benefit for Lyn Kahl
Lyrical Poet
The Rose Room
Portland, Oregon

February 19, 2016
9:30am
Oregon Poet Laureate
Nominating Committee
Oregon Humanities
Portland, Oregon

February 2, 2016
5:30pm
African American Read-In
Featured Poet
University of Portland
Portland, Oregon

January 9, 2016
2:00pm
FWS Birthday Celebration
William Stafford
Oregon Poet Laureate
1975 - 1990
Featured Poet
Pond House
Milwaukie, Oregon

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December 20, 2015
6:00pm
4th Annual Pain Christmas Bash
Featured Poet
Washougal, WA

December 18, 2015
7:00pm 
King Louie and LaRhonda Steele
Holiday Party 
Featured Poet
Jimmy Mak's Jazz Club
Portland, Oregon

November 29, 2015
7:00pm
Fragments
Book Signing and Reading
My New Book
Opal 28
Portland, Oregon

November 17, 2015
7:00pm
Louis Pain & Friends
Featured Poet
Arrivederci
Milwaukie, Oregon

September 27, 2015
7:00pm
E.D. Mondaine Appreciation 
Featured Poet
Celebration Tabernacle
Portland, Oregon

September 14, 2015
7:00pm
Rock Me Baby CD Release
Featured Poet
Lake Theater and Cafe
Lake Oswego, Oregon 

June 28, 2015
1:30pm
Saved to Serve Ministries 
Featured Poet
3829 SE 74th Ave.
Portland, Oregon

May 12, 2015
6:00pm
5th Year Memorial for Keaton Otis
Featured Poet
Augustana Lutheran Church
Portland, Oregon

April 25, 2015
9:00am
Bethel AME Fundraiser
Featured Poet
Holiday Inn Portland-Airport I-205
8439 NE Columbia Blvd.
Portland, Oregon

April 4, 2015
7:00pm
Ten Grands
Featured Poet
Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall
1037 SW Broadway
Portland, Oregon

March 28, 2015
4:00pm
Poetry & Crafts
Featured Poet
East Portland Community Center
740 SE 106th Ave
Portland, Oregon 

March 27, 2015
7:00pm
The BEST Poetry Night at the IPRC
Featured Poet
Independent Publishing Resource Center
1001 SE Division St. 
Portland, Oregon

February 15, 2015
2:00pm
Empower the Dream
9th Annual Drum Major Ecumenical & Scholarship
Key Note: Bernice King
(Daughter of the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.)
Featured Poet
Vancouver Avenue First Baptist Church
3138 N. Vancouver Ave.
Portland, Oregon

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December 19, 2014
6:30pm
Coloredpencils Arts & Culture Council
Featured Poet
CIO
Portland, Oregon

December 1, 2014
6:30pm
I Speak Life
World AIDS Day
Featured Poet
United Way of Columbia-Willamette
Portland, Oregon

October 3, 2014
7:30pm
THE PIANO LESSON
An August Wilson Play
Featured Host/Poet
Staged by Portland Playhouse
602 NE Prescott St.
Portland, Oregon

September 23, 2014
8:00pm
Josh Luban Poetry Series
Featured Poet
Rialto Poolroom
529 SW 4th Ave.
Portland, Oregon

September 5, 2014
6:00pm
First Friday
Milwaukie Poetry Series
Featured Poet
St. Johns Evangelist Chruch
Milwaukie, Oregon

August 2, 2014
6:30pm
MLK Jr. Dream Run
Featured Poet
MLK Jr. Blvd & Alberta St.
Portland, Oregon

June 29, 2014
1:30pm
Saved to Serve Ministries
Featured Poet
Portland, Oregon

June 9, 2014
7:00pm
Ms. Janice Scroggins Tribute
Speaker
Alberta Rose Theater
Portland, Oregon

June 9, 2014
2:30pm
Celebration of a Phenomenal Woman
Tribute to Poet May Angelou
Speaker
Roosevelt High School
Portland, Oregon

May 31, 2014
1:00pm
Rev. John Parker Celebration
Featured Poet
(Commissioned Poem)
Maranatha Church of God
Portland, Oregon

May 25, 2014
David Kahl Mid-Week Blues Night
8:30pm
Featured Poet
Blackwell's
Portland, Oregon

May 18, 2014
6:30pm
Meiya Dance School Cultural Nigh
Featured Poet
Vancouver, WA

May 13, 2014
8:00pm
The Portland Round
Featured Poet
Portland Abby Arts
Portland, Oregon

May 8, 2014
8:00pm
Nathan Olsen Show
Guest Poet
Venti's Cafe + Basement Bar
Salem, Oregon 

April 27, 2014
2:00pm
Vancouver Avenue First Baptist Church
The 70th Diamond Home-Coming Celebration
Featured Poet
Vancouver Avenue First Baptist Church
Portland, Oregon

April 26, 2014
3:00pm
25th Anniversary
Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard Renaming
Featured Poet
Boys and Girls Club
Portland, Oregon

April 19, 2014
All-day
Recording Session
Langston Hughes-Lyrically Spoken 2014
Falcon Studios
Beaverton, Oregon

March 28, 2014
10:00am
Oregon Poet Laureate Selection Committee Meeting
Committee Member
Oregon Humanities
Portland, Oregon

March 18, 2014
8:00pm
Poetry Slam
University of Portland
Featured Poet & Lecture
University of Portland
Portland, Oregon 

March 1, 2014
Noon
Queens Luncheon
Featured Poet
Holiday Inn Airport Way
Portland, Oregon

February 23, 2014
7:00pm
Nathan Olsen Band
Guest Lyrical Poet
Mac's Place
Silverton, Oregon

February 21, 2014
2:00pm
Bright Moments with host Lynn Darroch
In Studio Interview
KMHD 89.1
Portland, Oregon

February 13, 2014
7:30pm
JITNEY
An August Wilson Play
Featured Host/Poet
Staged by Portland Playhouse
Host
Winningstad Theater 
Portland, Oregon

February 6, 2014
5:00pm
African American Read-In Dinner
Featured Writer
University of Portland
Portland, Oregon

January 21, 2014
9:40am
Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Celebration
Dramatic Reading: "I Have A Dream" Speech
Featured Poet
Warner Pacific College
Portland, Oregon

January 20, 2014
8:00am
28th Annual MLK Jr., Breakfast
Poetic Invocation
Oregon Convention Center
Portland, Oregon

January 19, 2014
5:00pm
Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Celebration
Featured Poet
Allen Temple Church
Portland, Oregon

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December 1, 2013
4:00pm
I Speak Life
2013 World AIDS Day
Featured Poet
Warner Pacific College
Portland, Oregon 

October 12, 2013
10:00am
Celebration in Pink Gospel Brunch
Featured Poet
Red Lion @ Vancouver
Vancouver, WA

October 10, 2013
7:00pm
Janice Scroggins CD Release
Featured Poet
The Old Church
Portland, Oregon

October 4, 2013
7:30pm
Third Annual African-American Recognition Dinner
Featured Poet
Miracles
Portland, Oregon

September 30, 2013 - October 2, 2013
All Day
Recording Sessions
RACC Lyrical Poetry Album
Falcon Recording Studios
Portland, Oregon

September 1, 2013
1:30pm
Portland Roots Festival
Featured Poet
Pioneer Courthouse Square
Portland, Oregon

August 31, 2013
12:00pm
PROPER Festival
Featured Poet
Kenton Park
Portland, Oregon

August 28, 2013
Noon
MLK Jr. Commemoration
Featured Poet
Oregon Historical Society
Portland, Oregon

August 27, 2013
6:00pm
Tuesday Night Jazz
Lyrical Poetry Performance
Billy Webbs Elks Lodge
Portland, Oregon

August 24, 2013
Noon
March on Washington - Portland
50th Anniversary
Featured Poet
South Waterfront Park
Portland, Oregon

August 22, 2013
10:00am
MANUP-UP Fest 2013
Featured Poet
Concordia College

Portland, Oregon