Poetry event set in memory of Tuz

Voices of Poetry, which serves the Greater New Milford area, will present a special Voices of Poetry event in memory of the late Susan Tuz Jan. 14 at 2 p.m.

The free event will be held at the First Congregational Church at 36 Main St. in New Milford.

Tuz was a longtime reporter with The News-Times and Greater New Milford Spectrum, and had been active with Voices of Poetry.

As of press time, the following individuals have agree to read/perform at the program: Duane Andrews (music), Liba Furhman, Mayor David Gronbach, Susan Hackel, Don Lowe (music), Patricia Tuz Monaco, the Rev. Michael Moran, senior pastor of the First Congregational Church in New Milford, Dimitri Rimsky, Deborah Rose, Rocco Russo, James Scrimgeour (poet laureate of New Milford) and Karen Silk and Ron Suresha.

For more information about Voice of Poetry, email voicesofpoet@gmail.com.