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Caribbean American Poetry Association Hosts Poetry Reading on Juneteenth

June 19, 5:30 pm8 pm.

The Caribbean American Poetry Association (CAPA) will host a Poetry Reading on 19 June 2024 from 5:30 to 8:00 p.m. at ELIJA Farm, 43 Foxhurst Road, Huntington Station, NY 11746. The Poetry Reading will be a jubilant gathering of poets from the Caribbean and Long Island, as well as poetry enthusiasts from this region.  The purpose of the event is to commemorate Juneteenth and celebrate June as Caribbean American Heritage Month. Poets and members of the community are invited to join CAPA for an evening filled with the sounds, sights, and taste of the Caribbean in a serene and beautiful setting.  Featured poets will perform, followed by an open mic and light refreshments.  Special guests include the poet laureate of Suffolk County, Nassau County, and the Town of Hempstead.  For event details and to RSVP, go to to https://www.elijafarm.org/events/view/Caribbean-American-Poetry-Association-2024-06-19/. Don’t miss this exciting event!


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