Local Literary Events

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Intuitive Art Journaling Practice 6:30 pm
Intuitive Art Journaling Practice @ LitSpace Literary Arts Institute at Morean Arts Center
Apr 4 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Intuitive Art Journaling Practice integrates journal writing and expressive visual art, both from an intuitive ...
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Storytime for Families @ Dali Museum 3:30 pm
Storytime for Families @ Dali Museum @ Dali Museum
Apr 6 @ 3:30 pm
Storytime for Families. Join museum staff in the Education Classroom for storytime featuring a selected ...
SunLit Festival Kick-off Party 7:00 pm
SunLit Festival Kick-off Party @ Chihuly Gallery
Apr 6 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Come celebrate the kickoff of the 3rd Annual SunLit Festival! Enjoy cocktails and hors d’oeuvres, ...
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Storytelling: The Art of Crafting Fiction 10:00 am
Storytelling: The Art of Crafting Fiction @ LitSpace Literary Arts Institute at Morean Arts Center
Apr 8 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Storytelling: The Art of Crafting Fiction is an introduction to creative writing that is appropriate ...
Writer’s Gym 10:00 am
Writer’s Gym @ LitSpace Literary Arts Institute at Morean Arts Center
Apr 8 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
One of the best ways to work out your writing muscles is to share your ...
Singing in Your Chains: Poetic Form and Tradition 1:00 pm
Singing in Your Chains: Poetic Form and Tradition @ LitSpace Literary Arts Institute at Morean Arts Center
Apr 8 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Though poetry that follows strict formal constructs largely fell out of fashion in the 20th ...
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Paper Grrrls: Girls and Comics (Ages 17+) 2:00 pm
Paper Grrrls: Girls and Comics (Ages 17+) @ LitSpace Literary Arts Institute at Morean Arts Center
Apr 9 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Paper Grrrls: Girls and Comics (Ages 17+) Ages 17+ Tickets are either $10 or $18 ...
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SunLit-An Evening with Craig Pittman 5:30 pm
SunLit-An Evening with Craig Pittman @ Mirror Lake Library
Apr 10 @ 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm
Opening remarks begin at 5:30 p.m., followed by the author’s talk. A reception and book ...
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Intuitive Art Journaling Practice 6:30 pm
Intuitive Art Journaling Practice @ LitSpace Literary Arts Institute at Morean Arts Center
Apr 11 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Intuitive Art Journaling Practice integrates journal writing and expressive visual art, both from an intuitive ...
Sunlit- First Draft 7:00 pm
Sunlit- First Draft @ Unscripted Theater
Apr 11 @ 7:00 pm
This is the same First Draft Tampa in a new location as part of SunLit Festival! We will ...
Sunlit- Silent Read and Write In 7:30 pm
Sunlit- Silent Read and Write In @ Metta Center
Apr 11 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Come and enjoy an hour and a half of reading and writing in the comfort ...
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Monthly Zine Workshops ft. Mitchell Goodrich 6:30 pm
Monthly Zine Workshops ft. Mitchell Goodrich @ LitSpace Literary Arts Institute at Morean Arts Center
Apr 12 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Daddy Kool Records and KEEP ST. PETE LIT are coming together to showcase zines in ...
Sunlit-True Stories 9:00 pm
Sunlit-True Stories @ Iberian Rooster
Apr 12 @ 9:00 pm – 11:00 pm
Every person in the audience has the chance to tell a story. Put your name ...
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Storytime for Families @ Dali Museum 3:30 pm
Storytime for Families @ Dali Museum @ Dali Museum
Apr 13 @ 3:30 pm
Storytime for Families. Join museum staff in the Education Classroom for storytime featuring a selected ...
Sunlit- Poetry at the Dali with Jane Hirschfield 6:00 pm
Sunlit- Poetry at the Dali with Jane Hirschfield @ The Dali Museum
Apr 13 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Poetry at The Dali is an ongoing series hosted by St. Petersburg Poet Laureate, Helen ...
Sunlit- Pull My Daisy (1959) and This Song for Jack (1983) 6:00 pm
Sunlit- Pull My Daisy (1959) and This Song for Jack (1983) @ Museum of Fine Arts
Apr 13 @ 6:00 pm
These two short films enhance enjoyment of The Open Road: Photography and the American Road ...
Sunlit-Voodoo Macbeth starts 7:00 pm
Sunlit-Voodoo Macbeth starts @ Studio@620
Apr 13 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
The Studio@620 honors the 400th anniversary of Shakespeare’s legacy with “Voodoo Macbeth”, inspired by Orson ...
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Sunlit-From Page to Stage @St. Pete City Theater 6:00 pm
Sunlit-From Page to Stage @St. Pete City Theater @ St. Petersburg City Theater
Apr 14 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
In classrooms and auditoriums across the country, theatre and spoken word bring reading and writing ...
Sunlit-David Amram: Music, Stories, & Kerouac 8:00 pm
Sunlit-David Amram: Music, Stories, & Kerouac @ The Palladium at St. Petersburg College
Apr 14 @ 8:00 pm
At age 86, David Amram is still writing, playing and improvising. Said the Philadelphia Inquirer’s ...
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Sunlit-Downtown Tour With a Literary Twist! 10:00 am
Sunlit-Downtown Tour With a Literary Twist! @ Start at Mirror Lake Library
Apr 15 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
St. Petersburg Preservation (SPP) and Keep St. Pete Lit are partnering to offer this fun ...
Writer’s Gym 10:00 am
Writer’s Gym @ LitSpace Literary Arts Institute at Morean Arts Center
Apr 15 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
One of the best ways to work out your writing muscles is to share your ...
Master Class: Writing Ekphrastic Poetry Drawing Inspiration from other Art Forms 1:00 pm
Master Class: Writing Ekphrastic Poetry Drawing Inspiration from other Art Forms @ LitSpace Literary Arts Institute at Morean Arts Center
Apr 15 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Keep St. Pete Lit is pleased to name the second recipient of the LitSpace St. ...
Sunlit-Lucha Libro: The Madness Returns 7:00 pm
Sunlit-Lucha Libro: The Madness Returns @ Soft Water Studios
Apr 15 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Submitted for your approval, a night of passionate literary abandon and brutal verbal competition! Lucha ...
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Sunlit-Jump At The Sun (2008) and talk with Lois Gaston 7:00 pm
Sunlit-Jump At The Sun (2008) and talk with Lois Gaston @ Dr. Carter G. Woodson African American Museum
Apr 17 @ 7:00 pm
JUMP AT THE SUN is the life story of Zora Neale Hurston (1891-1960), a literary ...
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Sunlit-Fiction Live 7:00 pm
Sunlit-Fiction Live @ Studio@620
Apr 18 @ 7:00 pm – 9:30 pm
Wordier Than Thou presents the fourth annual Fiction, LIVE! This event teams up Tampa Bay ...
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Sunlit- City of Poets 7:00 pm
Sunlit- City of Poets @ Chihuly Collection
Apr 19 @ 7:00 pm
Come celebrate National Poetry Month at the SunLit Festival. Celebrated Saint Petersburg poets: Peter Meinke ...
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Storytime for Families @ Dali Museum 3:30 pm
Storytime for Families @ Dali Museum @ Dali Museum
Apr 20 @ 3:30 pm
Storytime for Families. Join museum staff in the Education Classroom for storytime featuring a selected ...
Sunlit-Literary Carousel at the MFA 8:00 pm
Sunlit-Literary Carousel at the MFA @ Museum of Fine Arts
Apr 20 @ 8:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Photography from the MFA archives comes alive through the art of the “Ekphrastic,” a literary ...
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Sunlit-Adult Spelling Bee Fundraiser 6:30 pm
Sunlit-Adult Spelling Bee Fundraiser @ Sunshine Center
Apr 21 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Adult Spelling Bee Fundraiser for Literacy Council of St. Petersburg JOIN US FRIDAY, APRIL 21ST ...
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Sunrise Poetry 7:00 am
Sunrise Poetry @ Demens Landing Park (at the picnic tables by the water by the police memorial) Saint Petersburg, FL
Apr 22 @ 7:00 am – 8:30 am
Meet with local author April Kinney Corbett for a time of CREATIVE rejuvenation. Find that ...
Sunlit-Mission Sustainable: An Earth Day Letterpress Workshop & Brunch 10:30 am
Sunlit-Mission Sustainable: An Earth Day Letterpress Workshop & Brunch @ Calusa Commons
Apr 22 @ 10:30 am – 12:30 pm
Meet likeminded creatives at Calusa Commons and discuss how design and literature impact and promote ...
Writing and Intimacy 1:00 pm
Writing and Intimacy @ LitSpace Literary Arts Institute at Morean Arts Center
Apr 22 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Does ones capacity for intimacy make one a better writer? How do the literary arts ...
Sunlite-Writers, Winners and the Publishing World 2:00 pm
Sunlite-Writers, Winners and the Publishing World @ St. Petersburg Public Library
Apr 22 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Three St Petersburg writers will read from their latest publication, and answer your questions about ...
Sunlit-Children’s Poetry Night Hike 7:30 pm
Sunlit-Children’s Poetry Night Hike @ Boyd Hill Nature Preserve
Apr 22 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Celebrate poetry with this unique event tailored especially for children. Local poets will read children’s ...
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Sunlit-City-Wide Read and Write In 2:00 pm
Sunlit-City-Wide Read and Write In @ North Straub Park next to the MFA under the banyan trees.
Apr 23 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Join Keep St. Pete Lit under the banyan trees next to the MFA for a ...
Word is Bond – Poetry Sunday 3:00 pm
Word is Bond – Poetry Sunday @ Gallerie 909
Apr 23 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
This once a month event will allow a platform to share written expressions. This is ...
Word is Bond – Poetry Sunday 3:00 pm
Word is Bond – Poetry Sunday @ Gallerie 909
Apr 23 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
This once a month event will allow a platform to share written expressions. This is ...
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Sunlit- Lisa Unger and Ya La’ford, in Conversation: The Intersection of Art and Story 6:00 pm
Sunlit- Lisa Unger and Ya La’ford, in Conversation: The Intersection of Art and Story @ Behar + Peteranecz Architecture
Apr 25 @ 6:00 pm
New York Times bestselling author Lisa Unger and acclaimed artist Ya La’ford will appear at ...
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Storytime for Families @ Dali Museum 3:30 pm
Storytime for Families @ Dali Museum @ Dali Museum
Apr 27 @ 3:30 pm
Storytime for Families. Join museum staff in the Education Classroom for storytime featuring a selected ...
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Writer’s Gym 10:00 am
Writer’s Gym @ LitSpace Literary Arts Institute at Morean Arts Center
Apr 29 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
One of the best ways to work out your writing muscles is to share your ...
Mindful Writing 1:00 pm
Mindful Writing @ LitSpace Literary Arts Institute at Morean Arts Center
Apr 29 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
By quieting the clutter of the mind and becoming present, we can free up our ...
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