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Kew & Willow Open Mic #2 ft Aiden Cattaneo

Come celebrate the summer with us at our second OPEN MIC with our featured poet, Aiden Cattaneo!

Thursday, July 19th
7 - 8:30PM
81-63 Lefferts Blvd
Kew Gardens, NY 11415

For the first half of our event, come bearing poetry or prose, yours or by a writer you love. Or you can just sit back and take in the vibe.

You'll have 3 poems or 5 minutes in front of the crowd, whatever comes first.

You can sign up to share in store, online (, or just walk in day of and we'll put you on the list. Everyone is welcome!

For the second half, we'll be featuring poet Aiden Cattaneo! 

Aiden moved to the Bronx from Colorado and has just finished their second chapbook. They once competed in the College Unions Poetry Slam Invitational (CUPSI) as a member of the University of Hawaii team. Aiden has two rude cats, one polite dog, uses they/them pronouns, and is a caseworker in transitional housing.

Can't wait to see you there!

Earlier Event: July 7
H is for Haiku with Amy Losak
Later Event: July 21
Storytime with Andrea Strongwater