Jack McCarthy is the featured poet for March's workshop. McCarthy has written poetry since the 60s, is a published author and has won many awards including Best Stand Up Poet in Boston. He was a member of the 1996 Team Boston and the 2000 Team Worcester at the National Slam competitions. For more information, contact Cheryl Maddalena, 208-426-0383, or e-mail email@example.com. The program is hosted by Big Tree Arts as part of "The Spoken Word Reading and Workshop Series" which brings renowned poets together with local poets and those curious about performing spoken word to practice in a learning environment.