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A Poem a Day for National Poetry Month!

Saturday, March 26, 2022
Calling all poets and poetry lovers! April is National Poetry Month, and we're celebrating with your favorite poems every day of the month.
Record a video of yourself reading a poem. Add it to our collection anytime until end-of-day Friday, April 8, and we'll include it in our monthlong celebration.

Add your poem here.

More details:
  • Everyone's welcome to participate - Library member or nonmember of any age.
  • Please make readings roughly five minutes maximum.
  • Your poem can be one you wrote or one by another poet.
  • If you'd rather not appear onscreen, you can upload a sound recording and a still image that relates to your poem.
  • Readings should be appropriate for a general audience.
  • Want some inspiration? Take a look at our 30+ videos from National Poetry Month 2021!

And then join us on social media every day of April to enjoy the latest!

or catch up with the full month (so far) in this playlist.

(In the sidebar: Heller Levinson reads "What We Need is a Trombone" from 30 Days of Poetry 2021, Day 9.)

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