Special Event


Reyes the Pen: Poetry in the Parks

Point Reyes National Seashore


Free. Attendance is free and open to all.

Location: LAT/LONG: 38.000000, -123.000000

Red Barn Classroom at Point Reyes National Seashore. To get to the Red Barn Classroom, follow the directions provided at https://www.nps.gov/pore/planyourvisit/directions.htm to get to the Bear Valley Visitor Center. After turning off of Bear Valley Road, proceed up the two-lane, paved access road toward the Bear Valley Visitor Center. You will see the Red Barn on the left and after about 0.1 miles, there is a brown road sign pointing left to the Red Barn Classroom. Turn left on to the gravel driveway and proceed across the bridge to the parking lot. The Red Barn Classroom is on the end closest to this parking lot.

Repeating Event


Every day


March 15, 2024 to March 17, 2024


9:00 AM


8 hours

Type of Event



"Reyes the Pen" invites writers, poets, and wordsmiths to find artistic inspiration in the scientific study of Point Reyes National Seashore! Each day will start with a mini-lecture by scientists working in the park, followed by writing prompts, free writing blocks (and park exploration encouraged), and time to share drafts and perspectives. Attendance is free and open to all, but seating is only guaranteed for the first fifty people to sign up. Feel free to email Fiona O'Kelly for more information about the event and to RSVP.

Reservation or Registration: Yes

RSVP by using the "Contact Us" link below. Seating is only guaranteed for the first fifty people to sign up.

Contact Information

Fiona O'Kelly
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