Local Book Clubs
Simpson Book Club - Converse with faculty, staff and other students about fascinating reads.
Indianola Public Library - Participate in IPL's morning and/or evening book club!
Pageturners' Bookstore - Join the bookstore on the square for one or more of their monthly book clubs!
Poetry and Prose
Java Joes Coffeehouse Monthly Poetry Slam - Enjoy an evening cup of joe and poetic talent. You might even try volunteering as a competition judge! This event takes place every 3rd Tuesday of the month @ 7:00 PM
Poetry Unplugged - Every 4th Thursday of the month @ 7:00 PM, Ritual Café
Des Moines Public Library - Walk in to this writer's workshop every first Monday of the month @ 5:00 PM. Bring your work and gain valuable feedback from other writers.