Open Mic Poetry Night!

April is Poetry Month!
Come express your talent and creativity by joining us at Books on First for Open Mic Poetry Night with special participation from Northern Public Radio's Yvonne Boose.  Whether you have poems to share (your own or your favorite poets') or you just love poetry and want to listen, bring your friends along to join us at 4 p.m. For more information on Yvonne Boose, check out her podcast Poetically Yours on WNIJ.



Event date: 
Saturday, April 8, 2023 - 4:00pm
Event address: 
202 W First St
Dixon, IL 61021

COVID-19 2023

COVID-19 fight update:

Please respect our service team and fellow patrons who may want to continue to wear face coverings, keep a physical distance or do the safest thing for their & their loved ones' health & safety.


How to physically distance: Just stay 8 books laid end-to-end from your fellow booklover!

Whether you think the devastating effects of this novel coronavirus have been overblown or not, let's all work as a community to stay safe and keep our local businesses here for you!