Calendar of Events

Our meetings are open to anyone who is interested. Guests are always welcome to attend!

January 12, 2019 Happy New Year! Please join us for our first meeting of 2019 at our annual Poem-a-thon. Those in attendance will take turns reading their own poems or poems by their favorite poet. Linda Banks will also conduct a short memorial to honor our members who died in 2018. The meeting is at 2:30 pm at the Preston Royal Library, 5626 Royal Lane. Visitors are always welcome!

February 9, 2019 Viola “Viki” Blocker. 2:30 pm at the Preston Royal Library, 5626 Royal Lane.

February 15, 2019 Deadline to enter the William D. Barney Memorial Chapbook Contest. See details here.

March 9, 2019 Alan Gann. 2:30 pm at the Preston Royal Library, 5626 Royal Lane.

April 13, 2019 2:30 pm at Texas King Indo-Pak Cafe and Grill, 6900 Alma Dr #100, Plano, TX 75023. 972-517-5151. (Due to circumstances beyond the library’s control, PST cannot meet at Preston Royal as usual in April. Please note the alternate location!) J. Todd Hawkins, winner of the 2018 William D. Barney Memorial Chapbook Contest, will be our speaker at the April meeting. For more information about Todd and his program, please see the March 2019 issue of The Bulletin under PUBLICATIONS on this website.

May 11, 2019 2:30 pm at the Preston Royal Library, 5626 Royal Lane.

July 11-13, 2019 50th Annual Summer Conference. See details here.

August 1, 2019 Deadline to enter The Catherine Case Lubbe Manuscript Prize.

August 15, 2019 Deadline to enter the PST Annual Contests.

September 14, 2019 2:30 pm at the Preston Royal Library, 5626 Royal Lane.

October 12, 2019 2:30 pm at the Preston Royal Library, 5626 Royal Lane.

November 9, 2019 PST Annual Awards Banquet.

December 14, 2019 2:30 pm at the Preston Royal Library, 5626 Royal Lane.