Launch Readings

We celebrate the publication of each biannual print issue with a reading that is free and open to the public. Audience members can meet the contributors, purchase copies of LPR, and enjoy light refreshments.

The launch reading of the Winter 2017 issue was held from 2-4 pm on Sunday, January 22, 2017, at Oliver’s Carriage House, 5410 Leaf Treader Way, Columbia, MD 21044.

LPR Contributing Editor Susan Thornton Hobby served as our MC.

Featured readers were:
  • Anthony “Akewi” Barnes
  • Ann Bracken
  • Shirley J. Brewer
  • Cynthia Greer
  • Kendra Kopelke
  • Betty May
  • Leona Sevick


Stay tuned for details about our next launch even in June!