Waterfall Arts’ annual Poets and Fools Costume Party and Dance will be held on Friday, April 11. The party begins at 7 pm with a lively variety show with poets, story tellers, musicians, performers and a mysterious MC; followed by a costume contest with celebrity judges and prizes, a raffle for a stay at an island cabin on a lake, lots of happy fools, cash bar, dance music by Merther, reggae band from Blue Hill, refreshments, fun and friends. All are invited to attend, wear a costume if you like and celebrate April (the cruelest month according to T.S. Eliot) community, poetry and creativity. Admission to the fundraiser for Waterfall Arts programs is $8 at the door. Visit waterfallarts.org or call 338-2222 for more information.