"BYOP: Bring Your Own Poem," a poetry sampler and open mic session, is planned from 7 to 9 p.m. today in Room 132 of the RCC/SOU Higher Education Center, 101 S. Bartlett St., Medford.

"BYOP: Bring Your Own Poem," a poetry sampler and open mic session, is planned from 7 to 9 p.m. today in Room 132 of the RCC/SOU Higher Education Center, 101 S. Bartlett St., Medford.

The event is sponsored by the Rogue Valley Chapter of the Oregon State Poetry Association and Rogue Community College.

Ten local poets will read a sampling of their work. Then the microphone will be open to anyone wanting to share one poem of any kind, as long as it's original.

For more information, call Carol Brockfield at 541-734-5573.