BELFAST — On Sunday, April 24, an open poetry reading will be held at the gazebo in Steamboat Landing Park, 34 Commercial St. Anyone with a poem they would like to share is welcome. Sign up will be from 1:30 to 2 p.m. and the reading will take place from 2 to 4 p.m.

If the weather is bad, the reading will take place in the Belfast Boathouse. The theme for this event is “Potholes and Pussywillows,” celebrating the ups and downs of spring in Maine, but poems on other topics are also welcome.