PATERSON, NJ - The Distinguished Poets Series is presenting a reading by Katha Pollitt and C. K. Williams on Dec. 3 at 1 pm at the historic Hamilton Club Building, 32 Church St., in downtown Paterson.

The program is free and an open reading follows. Writing workshops, conducted by Pollitt and  Williams will be held from 10 am to noon at the same location. Pre-registration is required; the workshop fee is $15.

Parking is available in the Passaic County Community College parking lot on College Blvd., between Memorial Dr. and Church St. Call 973-684-6555 or visit www.pccc.edu/poetry.