Open mic program slated for June 9

AMSTERDAM — A free public poetry open mic program will be held from noon to 2 p.m. on June 9, at the Amsterdam Free Library, 28 Church St.

Featured will be regional poets Judith Prest and Brian Dorn, who will read from their original published works.

Readings of either poetry or spoken word, on any topic, will be allowed with a time limit of five minutes per participant. Signups will begin at 11:45 a.m.

Refreshments will be served. For more information, call the library at (518) 842-1080.