Events & Workshops

S. C. Publishng is a teaching company that provides a variety of workshops, performances and consulting for emerging writers.  

logo.png
unnamed.jpg
285212873_928545274648468_7584395439224599036_n_edited.jpg
MOTM1.png
wccc.jpg
Poetry, Workshops, Residencies & Readings

UPCOMING POETRY WORKSHOPS & RESIDENCIES

ALTERNATIVE AFTER SCHOOL PROGRAM - Newport News

Via ARTS for LEARNING

RESIDENCY: Drop the Mic - Poetry & Storytelling 

January -March 2022

ARTISTIC VERSES

(EKPHRASTIC POETRY)

Suffolk Public & Private High Schools

One week residency followed by Winners Reception 

March 2023 TBD

Awards Reception,TBD

 

2022 HRYP  Poetry Slam Season & Youth Poet Laureate Contest
leadva-logo-homepage.png
vao-web-logo-cut.png
unnamed.jpg
unnamed.jpg
Poetry, Prose & Pizza
Open Mic Series
When / Where:

Quarterly Events held in Suffolk 

Chesapeake & Prince George, Va

Poetry, Prose & Pizza Series    is a quarterly Open Mic series where writers of all genres can share their work in a safe, friendly family environment.  

 

 

Suffolk Art Gallery

Suffolk, VA

Thurs, February 3, 2022 @ 6 PM

Thurs, April 14, 2022 @ 6 PM

Thurs, July 14, 2022 @ 6 PM

Thursday, October 13, 2022

Prince George Library

Prince George,  VA

Thursday, April 28, 2022 @ 6 PM

Thursday, July 28, 20222 @ 6 PM

Russell Memorial Library

Chesapeake, VA

Friday, July 8, 2022 @ 6 PM 

Friday, October 7, 2022 @ 6 PM

Friday, January 6, 2022 @ 6 PM

   

The Frederick Douglass Speaking Tour

 

Poet, Author and Spoken Word Performer Nathan M. Richardson captures completely the physical and spiritual essence of the great writer, orator and abolistionist

Frederick Douglass.

 

 

* 2022 Speaking Tour *

Reynolds Community College 

700 East Jackson Street

Richmond, VA

Wednesday, February 2, 2022
 

Naval Information Center

Black History Month

Suffolk, VA 

Monday, February 7, 2022 @ 10 AM

Lakeland High School

Suffolk, Virginia

Tuesday, February 8, 2022 @ 9:30

The Barry Robinson Center

Next Step to Success

Virginia Beach, Virginia

Tuesday, February 8, 2022 @ 5 PM

Rochester Hills Public Library

Detroit, MI

Thursday, February 10, 2022

 

 

International High School

Colegio Jorge Washington

Cartagena, Columbia

Monday, February 14, 2022 / 10 AM (HTS 4)

Landstown High School

Virginia Beach, VA 

Wednesday, Feb 15, 2022 @ 9AM 

National Assoc of Black Realtors

Northern Virginia

Douglass Speaks on Equity/Equality in Real Estate

ZOOM

Wednesday, February 16, 2022 @ 10:30 AM

Network for Social Justice 

Winchester Historical Society

Douglass Speaks in Winchester

Winchester, MA

Wednesday, February 16 @ 7 PM

 

Frederick Douglass Speaks on Democracy

Western Reserve Historical Society

Cleveland, Ohio

February 17 -19, 2022

Day Creek Intermediate School

Rancho Cucamonga, CA

Tuesday, February 22, 2022 / 9:10 (WCT)

Chesapeake Center for Student Success

Chesapeake, Virginia

Wednesday, February 23, 2022 @ 1 PM

Frederick Douglass Visits Floyd

Multiple Venues TBA

Feb 24-27, 2022

Meeting of the Minds

Tubman / Douglass / Henson

Virtual Performance

Saturday, Feb 26, 2022 @ 11 AM

Lynchburg Civil War Roundtable

 Holiday Inn Downtown

 601 Main Street., Lynchburg, VA

Wednesday, March 9, 2022 @ 7 Pm

AMERICAN CRUISE LINES

Frederick Douglass Sets Sail

March 28 - Port / Norfolk

April 7 - Port / Norfolk

April 17 - Port / Norfolk

April 27 - Port / Norfolk

May 9 - Port / Chrisfield

May 12 - Port / St Micheals

May 15 - Port / Chrisfield

May 16 - Port  / Chrisfield

May 21 - Port / Chrisfield

May 22 - Port Chrisfield

May 28 - Port/ Chrisfild

October 25 - Port / Norfolk 

November 1 -  Port / Chrisfield

November 2 - Port / Chrisfield

November 4 - Port / Norfolk

November 6 - Port / Yorktown - Norfolk

November 7 - Port / Yorktown - Norfolk

November 14 - Port / Yorktown

November 21 - Port / Norfolk

December 13 - Port / Norfolk

December 24 - Port / Norfolk

 

 

SHARP GRANT PROGRAM / A4L 

Douglass Speaks on Slavery & Emancipation

(Pre-recorded)

King & Queen Elementary

Charles City Elementary 

Alfred Forrest Elementary 

Slover Norfolk Public Library

Bristoe Station Battlefield Heritage

Bristow, Virginia 

April 7-8, 2022

Virginia Beach National on the Green

Virginia Beach, VA 

Tuesday, April 12, 2022 @ 10 AM 

Poetry on the Trail

Elizabeth River Trail

Norfolk, Virginia

Saturday, April 23, 2022

LEAD Virginia Class of 2022

Fort Monroe, Virginia 

Friday, April 29, 2022 @ 10 AM 

Youth Leadership Conference

Jamestown, Virginia 

Friday, April 29, 2022 @ 5 PM

XXXX  EVENT CANCELED XXX

Franklin County Visitors Center

Frederick Douglass Speaks on Democracy

Chambersburg, PA

Saturday, April 30, 2022

RISE INC

2022 Women's Summit

Waynesboro, Virginia 

Friday, May 20, 2022

 ASST - Artist Mentorship Program

The Art of Historical Interpretation

Tuesday, June 7, 2022 @ 7 PM 

Juneteenth in Newport News

Newport News, Virginia

Wednesday, June 15, 2022

Juneteenth Celebration

Ken Easley Athletic Foundation

Chesapeake, VA 

Saturday, June 18, 2022

Juneteenth in Maryland

Frederick Douglass and Anna Murray

also Captain John Brown

Western Maryland Historical society

Sunday, June 19, 2022

4th of July Celebration

Reading / Interpretation of Speech

Marion, Massachusetts

Saturday, July 2nd, 2022

Fourth of July at Cedar Hill

Anacostia in Washington, DC

Monday, July 4, 2022

Hampton History Museum / A4L

Hampton, Virginia

Saturday, July 9, 2022 @ 1PM

Convention Days

Women's National Historical Park

Seneca Falls, NY

July 15 -17, 2022

CNU Center for American Studies

Teacher Workshop

Christopher Newport University

Monday, July 25, 2022 @ 6 PM

Hampton History Museum / A4L

Hampton, Virginia

Saturday, July 30, 2022 @ 1PM

Silver Lake Experience 2022

Epworth Hall

Silver Lake, NY

August 4-7, 2022

National Assoc of Black Realtors

Realtor Association of Prince William

Douglass Speaks on Equity/Equality in Real Estate

Woodbridge, VA

Saturday, August 20, 2022

Harriet Tubman House 

Auburn, NY 

September 1, 2022

XXXX  EVENT CANCELED XXX

Daniel's Blessing Anniversary Gala

Sheraton Hotel, 777 Waterside Dr. 

Norfolk, VA

Saturday, September 10, 2022 @ 6PM 

Richmond Homeschool Cooperative

Virginia Museum of History & Culture

Richmond, Virginia 

Wednesday, September 14, 2022 @ 12Noon

Lake Prince Woods Retirement Community

Frederick Douglass Speaks on Democracy

Suffolk, Virginia

Thursday, September 22, 2022 @ 6 PM 

Frederick Douglass at Anacostia Park

Anacostia in Washington, DC

Saturday, October 15, 2022

Douglass, Riddick & Truth 

Suffolk, Virginia 

Saturday, November 12, 2022

The PRizery

South Boston, Virginia

3 Events

Children Show Frederick Douglass

Public Show Frederick  Douglass

WS / The Art of Historical Interpretation

Thursday, November 17, 2022

Frederick Douglass

Manassas, Virginia 

TBA

* 2023 Calendar *

Four Seasons Community Day

Dumfries, Virginia 

Saturday, February 4, 2023

Mt Harmony Elementary School

Elizabeth City, NC

Thursday, February 9, 2023

Bayside Celebration

Easton, Maryland

Saturday, February 11, 2023

Coastal Carolina University

Conway, South Carolina 

Tuesday, February 14, 2023

Burnett - Eaton Museum Foundation

Wilmington, North Carolina

Friday, February 17, 2023 @ 4 PM  

 Virginia Opera

Norfolk, VA & Richmond, VA

Tuesday & Wednesday, February 21 & 22

Burroughsville Community Center

18701 James River Drive

Disputana, VA 

Thursday, February 23, 2023

Bread of Life Church

311 Burnett Ave

Syracuse, NY

February 24-25, 2023

Newton - Lee Elementary  School

Loudon County, Virginia

February 2023

The Havre De Grace

Arts Collective / Opera House

Harriet Tubman Meets Frederick Douglass

Havre de Grace, Maryland

Friday, March 24, 2023

LIVE ARTS FESTIVAL 

Charlottesville, VA 

May 2023

African American Heritage Festival

Blair County, PA 

Sponsored by: NAACP #2252

Sunday, July 24, 2023

Frederick Douglass

Manassas, Virginia 

September 2023

Franklin County Visitors Center

Frederick Douglass Speaks on Democracy

Chambersburg, PA

Saturday, October 29, 2023

* 2026 Calendar *

Somerset Place & Plantation

4th of July Celebration

Creswell, Virginia

Saturday, July 4, 2026