Students filling up Blandford Hall for a Common Reading event

Other Area Events

Other Owensboro-area Readings and Arts Events:

  • Reading Group at OCTC: For more information about the current semester's reading group, contact Professor Carl Runyon at
  • 3rd Tuesday Coffeehouse – the public and all writers are invited! The Coffehouse is held the 3rd Tuesday of every month of the academic year at 7 p.m. Each Coffeehouse features special guest readers and an open-mike (if time allows). See the Messenger-Inquirer announcements for details. 
  • For information about OCTC's Literary Arts journal, Skylark, which is open to submissions of poetry, short stories, essays or artwork by OCTC students and is published each spring contact
  • For more information about OCTC theatre events, check back here throughout the semester or contact Dr. Julia Ledford at
  • For information on events sponsored by the Owensboro Area World Affairs Council, email
  • For information about Cultural Diversity activities contact Lewatis McNeal at
  • For more information about Global Studies programs, see OCTC's Facebook or their Facebook page.