It started with a gift of 500 books and two winter cottages from a writer and philanthropist. Robert Frost made his way to Tucson by train to read at the dedication.

Forty-seven years later, The University of Arizona Poetry Center has grown considerably in size and stature. It is home to a world-class collection of poetry that is now open to the public in a new library. You are invited to the housewarming.

Poetry Center Housewarming Festival Sunday, October 14, 2007 12 Noon to 5 p.m. UA Poetry Center