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Advent: Organ and Poetry Series

Advent: Organ and Poetry Series

This December, Andrew Galuska and guest poets will present concerts of organ music and the spoken word. Seating will be socially-distanced, and masks will be required to attend. Attend live…

Marie Stiefel to be Recognized as Philanthropy Leader

Marie Stiefel to be Recognized as Philanthropy Leader

Marie Stiefel, President of the Board of our Foundation, has been selected as a Philanthropy Leader by the Association of Fundraising Professionals (AFP) Indian River. Marie has been inspirational and…

Keeping the Arts Alive Poetry Reading

Keeping the Arts Alive Poetry Reading

Join us at the Raw Space Gallery on Saturday, November 14 from 2 pm – 5 pm. Hear from our Tuesday Writers, Porch Poets, and our Poet Laureate Sean Sexton.…

Beautiful Morning: Music and Poetry Event

Beautiful Morning: Music and Poetry Event

On Thursday November 12 at 11am at the Community Church of Vero Beach, Sean Sexton will read poetry along with music performed by Rochelle Sallee (piano) and Rachel Carter (soprano)…

The Literary Heart of Indian River County

Save the historic house and support literary programs that nurture passion for writing

Mission: The Laura (Riding) Jackson Foundation is dedicated to preserving the author’s home and nurturing writers through a series of literary offerings including writers groups, summer camps, workshops, and poetry festivals.

Vision: Honoring writer Laura (Riding) Jackson’s belief in the promise of language by creating community through the literary arts.