Who We Are:

Mississippi Valley Poets & Writers is the local chapter of LOMP that serves the Twin Cities Metro Area. We are comprised of writers with all varieties of writing styles and interests. As a group, we aim to nurture the talent and appreciation for writing in all of our members. Take a ride down The River Raft, our monthly newsletter and see what we’re up to.

What We Do:

  • We host a contest and maintain the Nature Area Poetry Walk at Richfield Lake Park in Richfield, Minnesota.
  • We help with the Fall LOMP conference
  • We meet September through May
    • Writing exercises and Read arounds
    • We create an anthology of member work
    • Peer review and feedback
    • Monthly Special programing from September to May
    • Newsletter each month from September to May

How Do I Join:

Mississippi Valley Poets annual dues $10.00
Dues are January 1st to December 31st

Simply come to one of our meetings! Or mail in the registration form linked below.

We typically meet on the third Saturday of the month from 1:00 to 3:00 pm via Zoom

Meeting Date and Time:
Third Saturday from 1-3 pm (Sept – May)

For more information, Email us at: MVPandW2021@gmail.com