The Oregon Poetry Association meets Oct. 5 to 7 in Medford for its fall conference.

The Oregon Poetry Association meets Oct. 5 to 7 in Medford for its fall conference.

The weekend event kicks off in the Medford library's Community Meeting Room, 205 S. Central Ave. Readings by workshop leaders will start at 7:30 p.m. Friday, Oct. 5, followed by a break and an open mic session that starts at 8:45 p.m.

Saturday will include workshops and books for sale at the Medford Red Lion, followed by an evening session at the Rogue Gallery & Art Center, which will boast a poetry conversation with event consultants and another open mic session.

Sunday will conclude with a neighborhood walk and writing session.

Walk-in registrations are a welcome and cost $65. Visit www.oregonpoets.org for details.

For more information contact Carol Brockfield at 541-734-5573 or Eleanor Berry at 503-859-3045.