Jay Bryan is at the end of his term as poet laureate for Carrboro, North Carolina, during which term he helped to establish Carrboro’s Poets’ Council and compiled and edited the Carrboro 100th Birthday Poetry Anthology, published in May 2011. His recent chapbook, Selected Poems, was published by Finishing Line Press. For more than fifteen years, he organized poetry readings for Carrboro Day. In his poetry, Jay uses the natural world as both backdrop as well as core structure for poetry that explores the human condition. Free event, but please register ahead of time.