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.

Meeting Date and Time:

Third Saturday from 1-3 pm (Sept – May)

Village Shores conference room

6501 Woodlake Dr, Richfield, MN 55423

Contact Email below for the Zoom link to join virtually

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