Hear great funny poems at the “CAN POETRY BE FUNNY?” reading on Tuesday, October 25, 2016 at 7 p.m. at the Kalamazoo Public Library. Special guest speakers are Don Cooney, Lori Moore, Joanna Parzakonis, Joe Gross, Rev. Ruth Moerdyk, Mike Helms, Garrard McLeod, Dean Hauck, and Michael Cockrell. This event is free and open to the public. Local poets reading their work are Bonnie Jo Campbell, Jennifer Clark, Elizabeth Kerlikowske, Kit Almy, Lynn Pattison, Janet Heller, Elizabeth Clem, Marion Boyer, and Deborah Gang. This reading is sponsored by Friends of Poetry. The Kalamazoo Public Library’s address is 315 S. Rose St., Kalamazoo MI 49007. For more information, please e-mail Elizabeth Kerlikowske at firstname.lastname@example.org or phone the Kalamazoo Public Library at 269-342-9837.