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Release Date: 03/14/2013

The Northeast Branch of The Seattle Public Library holds poetry contest in April

Poetry contest

Adults, teens and children are invited to enter their original poetry in the Northeast Branch All Ages Poetry Contest during the month of April.


Poems must be no longer than one page and can be written in any style. Entries must be received by Tuesday, April 30. Contest rules and the required entry form are available at the Northeast Branch, 6801 35th Ave. N.E.


Contest winners will have the chance to read their poems at an awards ceremony from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Tuesday, May 21 at the Northeast Branch. As time allows, there will also be an open mike where anyone present can read their original poetry.


All poems submitted for the contest will be bound into booklets available for viewing at the branch.


For more information, call the Northeast Branch at 206-684-7539 or Ask a Librarian.

For more information contact:

Andra Addison, communications director

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