Celebrate National Poetry Month

Join City of Victoria Poet Laureate John Barton for an in-person poetry reading by past laureates Yvonne Blomer, Carla Funk, and Linda Rogers, at Christ Church Cathedral.



Wednesday, April 6, 2022
7 - 8:30 p.m.
Doors open at 6:30 p.m.

Christ Church Cathedral
Corner of Quadra Street and Rockland Avenue

Admission is free; masks and proof of vaccination are required.

Victoria’s poet laureate program, which is now in its sixteenth year, is a joint initiative of the City of Victoria and the Greater Victoria Public Library. After Carla’s, Linda’s, and Yvonne’s reading, John will moderate a conversation with the three of them about the role of the poet laureate. Your questions and insights are welcome.


Learn more and register to attend