We run a poetry venue, which takes place every first Friday of every month. We are located at the New Haven People's Center, 37 Howe St, New Haven, CT. Time: 7pm - 10pm. Our next event is August 3rd. We are featuring the CT Slam Team "VERBAL SLAP," and looking to have the support of Connecticut with their presence. It is a send off for the team; and we would like to send the message that the state of CT supports it's team as we do our sports teams. We are also looking to raise 3,500.00 dollars for travel and lodging. If you can, we not only appreciate you showing up at our send off on August 3rd, but we would also like for you to spread the word, and go to our fundraising website and make a donation as generous as your heart desires. Thank you very much in advance. We will represent our state like a proud flag waving.
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