Come enjoy a night of art, poetry, and music at the Veterans Memorial Building in downtown Santa Cruz.
On August 2,2019 The Veterans Memorial Building will be hosting the work of local artist Michael Montfort. Michael's creative talent shines through multiple mediums including paint and ceramics. As a Vietnam Veteran, Michael has experienced art as a source of healing and growth through many phases of his life. His work has been showcased in many venues in the Bay Area.
Throughout the evening, poets from the Veterans’ Poetry Circle will present their poems, ranging from powerful recollections of Vietnam to gentle love songs. The Veterans Poetry Circle started in 2017 and continues to encourage veterans to connect with the power of the written word.
Local guitarist, Willing Able, will also be sharing his musical talent for your listening pleasure.