Events

Pongo's end of year fundraising campaign starts on #GivingTuesday (11/30)! With your support, Pongo will share the transformative power of poetry writing with youth across the country.
Celebrate with us! Long-time Pongo Poetry Mentor, trainer, poet & award-winning educator, Kiana Davis (MS) has just released Unyielding Roots--an anthology of hair stories by Black women of all ages.Join Kiana on Zoom for the book release party Saturday, November 20th from 1-3pm. Click here
Join Pongo Trainers Richard Gold, Dr. Elnur Gaijev, and Shaun McMichael for a how-to on Pongo techniques during Expressive Therapies Summit East on November 20th.
Our friends at the Washington State Teaching Artist Training Lab (TAT Lab) are accepting applications for their Core program! The program is an opportunity to develop your teaching craft with a statewide community of teaching artists and arts educators.
A tale of self-reflection, trauma, and healing, LAST NIGHT IN ROZZIE is a testament to the importance of confronting your past. Ronnie Russo (Neil Brown Jr, STRAIGHT OUTTA COMPTON), a successful lawyer in New York, is summoned back to his old Boston neighborhood, Roslindale, by
Join Pongo 1.0 on October 23rd to learn foundational techniques for facilitating personal, healing poetry in your classroom, therapeutic practice, or community space.
Join Pongo Poetry Project on September 30th for Speaking Volumes, presented by The Poetry Foundation. The event is our second annual fall fundraiser and will feature the renowned poet and author Danusha LamΓ©ris as the guest of honor.