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1203 13th Street Suite A
Boulder, CO 80302
(303) 495-3303

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Hours: 7AM until 9PM

Seven Days a Week
Where: 1203 13th Street Suite A
Boulder, CO 80302
(303) 495-3303
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Innisfree Poetry Bookstore & Cafe is celebrating our
Second Anniversary 2012
Thank you to all the poets and poetry lovers out there! We couldn't have made it without your support.
Come join us for:
Featured Poets, Open Poetry Readings, Music and much more

Your local poetry bookstore

Innisfree Poetry Bookstore & Cafe is your local poetry bookstore in Boulder, Colorado. We are the third exclusively-poetry bookstore to open its doors in the United States.

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Email: innisfreepoetry@gmail.com

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We now offer a hand picked selection of our poetry books for sale online.
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Latest News

Wednesday July 30th at 5PM: Seth Hoffman

Seth Hoffman is a singer/songwriter/story-teller and also a 5th grade teacher based in Albuquerque, New Mexico. His songs are inspired from personal experiences, travels, nature, dreams, and conversations. To learn more about Seth, hear some music, and see some videos, visit his website at: sethhoffmanmusic

Wednesday July 30th at 7PM: Dog Days Salon

Wednesday July 30th at 7PM: Dog Days Salon Please join us at Innisfree Poetry Bookstore & Cafe for a night of reading, entertainment, and general merriment brought to you by CU's own Ruth Ellen Kocher! All are welcome to the salon, but unfortunately no pets allowed.

Innisfree July 22-26, 2014: Open Reading, Christopher Shugrue and Mitchel Evan

Innisfree This Week: Tuesday July 22nd at 7PM: Weekly Open Poetry Reading. Thursday July 24: Christopher Shugrue Christopher Shugrue was born on the run. He is a writer, performer, and photographer whose work appears in several journals including Semicolon, Sans Merci, The Front Porch News, and Bombay Gin. His prose chapbook, Straw Writes, was named a finalist in the Monkey Puzzle Press 2013 →

Thursday July 17th at 7PM: Dennis Etzel Jr.

Dennis Etzel Jr. lives with Carrie and the boys in Topeka, Kansas where he teaches English at Washburn University. He has an MFA from The University of Kansas, and an MA and Graduate Certificate in Women and Gender Studies from Kansas State University. He has a chapbook The Sum of Two Mothers (ELJ Publications 2014), and his work has appeared →

Thursday July 10th at 7PM: Steve Tompkins

Steve Tompkins hails from Fountain, Colorado and graduated from Colorado State University-Pueblo with degrees in English and Spanish. He currently works as the Academy Director and ESL Coordinator for a charter school in Colorado Springs. Steve's first collection of poetry, Clay County Pastoral, is now available from Word Press. Recent poems have appeared in Big Muddy, Borderlands, The →

Thursday July 3rd at 7PM: Eric Scott Sutherland

Eric Scott Sutherland is the epitome of a working class poet. He is an ISA Certified Arborist, a community/event organizer, and author of two chapbooks and two full length collections: incommunicado and his latest, pendulum. http://www.accents-publishing.com/pendulum.html He is the creator and host of Holler Poets Series, a monthly celebration of literature and music since 2008. In 2011, →