Whistlestop Writers will host an open mic for writers of all genres and abilities on Wednesday, July 24 from 7 to 9 p.m. at Swirl on the Square, 21 South Livermore Avenue, in downtown Livermore.

This will be an evening of food, wine, and writing. Livermore Poet Laureate Cynthia Patton, the event’s host, says, “Even if you don’t have something to read, come listen to talented local writers and poets. Jumpstart your creativity.”

The Whistlestop Writers Open Mic will continue on the fourth Wednesday of each month. For more information contact LivermorePoetLaureate@gmail.com or find us on on Facebook.