Camden poet Gayle Portnow and Rockland poet George Chappell will read from their works Wednesday, June 26, from 5 to 6 p.m. at Jensen's Pharmacy, 91 Camden St./Route 1, in the Breakwater Marketplace. Refreshments will be served.

Portnow is the author of a collection of poems, "Fog and other atmospheric conditions," and a book of poems and essays, "Food, however peripheral." Chappell has published a collection of poems, "A Fresh Footpath: My New Life in Poetry."

Courier Publications’ A&E Editor Dagney C. Ernest can be reached at (207) 594-4401, ext. 115 or