News & Events & Meetings

THURSDAY JULY 10TH, 7PM
CHAPBOOK LAUNCH / READING FEAT. JEFFERY BEAN

Jeffery Bean's new chapbook, Girl Reading a Letter at an Open Window, has won the 2013 Vern Cowles/Copperdome Chapbook Award and will be published by Southeast Missouri State University Press.  He is the author of the poetry collection Diminished Fifth (David Robert Books, 2009).  Hereceived his MFA from the University of Alabama in 2006, and currently lives in Mount Pleasant, MI, where he is Associate Professor of English/Creative Writing at Central Michigan University.  His  poems have been featured on The Writer’s Almanac, and in Garrison Keillor’s anthology, Good Poems, American Places.  





Boxcar Books
provides a free meeting room and access to other resources for community, activist, literary, and special interest groups. The meeting room is separate from the retail space and may be utilized before, during, and after normal business hours. Please get in touch with us to make our meeting space more active! To reserve the meeting space for your group, please contact events@boxcarbooks.org.

Click HERE for more information about the meeting space.

Bloomington Writing Project meets every Tuesday from 3:30pm-6:30pm at Boxcar Books in the meeting space and offers free writing consultation for writers of all levels. 


The Midwest Pages to Prisoners Project now meets at 118 S. Rogers Suite #2

Visit: www.pagestoprisoners.org or email: mwpp@pagestoprisoners.org
Book and monetary donations should still be dropped off at Boxcar Books.

Mondays: 7-9pm The Midwest Pages to Prisoners Project (during school year)

Tuesdays: 7-10pm The Midwest Pages to Prisoners Project (Community Night)

Wednesdays: 3-6pm The Midwest Pages to Prisoners Project

Thursdays 7-10pm The Midwest Pages to Prisoners Project

Sundays 2-5pm The Midwest Pages to Prisoners Project