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Earth Day Poetry Contest Returns to Solvang’s Wildling Museum | Lifestyles

The Wildling Museum of Art and Nature has opened entries for its annual Earth Day Poetry Contest, which this year has “Climate Change: Our Impact” as its theme. Santa Barbara County writers of all ages are invited to submit poetry that interprets the effects of climate change and humanity’s role in the issue. According to […]

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Buford City Schools Celebrate Black History Month With Second Annual Poetry Contest

In commemoration of Black History Month, Buford middle and high school students had the opportunity to express themselves creatively through writing in the system’s second annual poetry contest. Organized by the language arts departments of BMS and BHS as part of Buford Central Office’s Diversity and Inclusion Program, students from both schools were given topics […]

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Open High School Poetry Contest | Webster Kirkwood Times

The St. Louis Poetry Center is accepting entries for the annual Beverly Hopkins Memorial Poetry Contest. This year’s judge is poet and educator Srikanth Reddy. The deadline for submission is March 1. Winners receive cash prizes — $225 for first place, $125 for second, and $75 for third — and publication on the Poetry Center […]

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– Patten Free Library is accepting submissions for the poetry contest

Bath’s Patten Free Library is accepting submissions for its new poetry competition, the winners of which will have their poems featured on the Library Park Poetry Walk in April. “This is the second year we’ve hosted this event, but the first time we’ve included a poetry contest,” said Hannah Lackoff, program and outreach manager. “Our […]

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Enter the Palatine Library Poetry Contest

The Palatine Library invites you to participate in its 13th annual poetry contest. Budding poets of all ages can submit their best original piece from Tuesday, March 15 through Tuesday, April 5. This contest is open to all valid district cardholders; winners receive a Barnes & Noble gift card. Contest guidelines and entry forms are […]

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The 2022 LEO Literary Poetry Contest Winners Are Here

Another round of our annual LEO Literary Contest is underway, and we’re once again blown away by all the talent floating around in our community. We picked a 1st to 3rd place for each category – short fiction, poetry, color photography, black and white photography and cartoons – and various honorable mentions throughout, but it […]

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Statewide Poetry Contest Accepting Entries | Latitude 65

The Fairbanks Arts Association is accepting entries for its 27th statewide poetry contest through the end of the week. Poets of all ages can participate and will be judged in four categories: primary, middle school, high school and adult. “As a celebration of literary art, this contest aims to encourage, publicize and reward high-quality poetry […]

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Poetry contest open to Bucks County high school students

Bucks County Community College, which has nurtured writers for more than 50 years, is inviting young creatives to enter Bucks County High School’s 35th Annual Poet of the Year Contest for a chance to win $300. Students have until Friday, March 11 to submit three original poems, according to Dr. Ethel Rackin, director of the […]

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🌱 Black History Month Poetry Contest + Circus Circus Job Fair

Good day, neighbors! Dominique-Noelle Rafael here with your Tuesday edition of the Las Vegas Daily. First, today’s weather forecast: Cloudy and sunny weather. Top: 62 Bottom: 39. Here are today’s top three stories in Las Vegas: Circus Circus will hold a job fair on Wednesday for the upcoming spring season. More than 100 line and […]

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Readings and writers: Book award winner, poetry contest and new children’s book – Duluth News Tribune

Story Hours, Wednesdays at 10:15 a.m. at the Duluth Main Library and West Duluth branch and Thursdays at 10:15 a.m. at the Mount Royal branch. Go to duluthlibrary.evanced.info/signup/calendar. The Arrowhead bookcase system offers “Create A Comic Take and Make kits” with author and illustrator Chris Monroe until Monday, January 31. Create and draw your own […]

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Bucks County High School Scribes Encouraged to Enter 35th Annual Poetry Contest

NEWTOWN >> Bucks County Community College, which has nurtured writers for more than 50 years, is inviting young creatives to enter Bucks County High School’s 35th Annual Poet of the Year Contest for a chance to win $300. Students have until Friday, March 11 to submit three original poems, according to Dr. Ethel Rackin, director […]

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Burns Night: Scotch Whiskey Poetry Competition Launch – With Rare, Vintage Prize

To celebrate the bard, a national whiskey poetry competition has been launched – and the winner will receive a rare vintage malt. Whiskey retailers Cask Whiskey Investment Partners and BBC Radio Scotland presenter and whiskey lover Vic Galloway have teamed up to launch the competition for whiskey fans. The Spirit of Whiskey invites connoisseurs across […]

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Estevan Student Places Second in Provincial Poetry Contest – DiscoverEstevan.com

A Grade 12 student from Estevan has been recognized provincially after placing second in his age category in a poetry contest. This Louis Riel Day Poetry Contest was organized by Metis Nations Saskatchewan, and entries were accepted last year. The student, Cole Blondeau, says he drew inspiration from his own experience for Mstarhis inspiration. “Mostly […]

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The Eberhart Poetry Contest – Austin Daily Herald

By Edwina Harder Talent Development Coordinator Gifted Services Students and the community look forward to many events at Austin public schools, from homecoming to the annual holiday concert. One such event is the Austin Public School Richard Eberhart Poetry Contest. This competition, a celebration of student poetry, is named for Poet Laureate Richard Eberhart, born […]

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Annual poetry contest accepting submissions | Local News

Special for the News Herald RALEIGH — North Carolina State University invites people to participate in its annual North Carolina State Poetry Contest, a free literary contest open to all North Carolina residents, including international and registered international students at North Carolina universities. It remains one of the largest free poetry contests in the South. […]

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Poster, Essay, Poetry Contest Winners

GREEN BAY — The winners of the Brown County MLK Celebration poster and creative writing contest were announced Saturday at the 27th annual event honoring the life and legacy of Martin Luther King Jr. K-12 students from Brown County and Oneida Nation schools were invited to enter the contest by submitting an illustration, creative writing […]

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PB POETRY FESTIVAL applauds the winners of the 2022 high school poetry competition

Susan R. Williamson, director of the Palm Beach Poetry Festival, and Blaise Allen, Ph.D., director of community outreach for the Festival, today announced the winners of the annual Palm Beach County High School Poetry Contest. . The 18th Annual Poetry Festival begins today and will run until January 15, 2022. In addition to the cash […]

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DNR Announces 2021 Air, Air Everywhere Poetry Contest Winner | Local News

The Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources (DNR) held its 10th annual poetry contest in May to celebrate Clean Air Month. Third, fourth and fifth graders in Wisconsin completed activities in DNR’s Air, Air Everywhere Teacher’s Activity Guide, and wrote poems and riddles about what they learned about air in our state. The annual poetry contest […]

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Poetry contest launched for Vancouver’s significant places

As the city’s new Poet Laureate settles in, she’s launching a new competition for young, emerging and established wordsmiths. Fiona Tinwei Lam is Vancouver’s sixth Poet Laureate; part of that is creating a legacy project. In Lam’s case, it’s about creating the City Poems Contest. The competition focuses on sites in what is now known […]

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We have a winner: Favorite Things Poetry Contest

Swamp Reflections Richard van Duyvendyk Dear readers Christmas marked exactly one year since I started writing articles and stories for the Millstone. I am grateful to all of you who gave me your time to read my column. I especially thank our editor, Brent Eades, who gives me the space to write to you has […]

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Valentine’s Day Poetry Contest, Poetry Workshops, and more…

by David Miller Loveland, Ohio – We would all love to receive a personal poem of affection on Valentine’s Day, but you all know that sometimes it’s better to give than to receive. Law? Well, here’s your opportunity because each year, Loveland Valentine Ladies and the Little Miami River Chamber Alliance invite students, teachers, parents […]

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Director Lingusamy Announces Tamil Haiku Poetry Contest

Chennai, Dec 26 (IANS): Director Lingusamy has announced a Tamil Haiku poetry contest in honor of the late Tamil poet Abdul Rahman. Taking to social media to announce the contest, Lingusamy said, “I feel this as an important thing in my life. It’s for the immense respect I have for Abdul Rahman and my love […]

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Four college students from northeast Queens win annual Halloween essay and poetry contest

Clockwise from top left: winners Koey Ma, Renee Suh, Jason Piao and Isabella Reyes. (Photos courtesy of MP Braunstein’s office) Sign up for our amNY Sports email newsletter for news and game coverage from your favorite teams Four elementary school students from northeast Queens were recently named winners of an annual “spooktacular” writing contest. On […]

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MLK Youth Poetry Contest Seeks Entries – Welcome to the City of Fort Worth

Posted on December 13, 2021 Updated January 11 In the spirit of Martin Luther King, Jr., we invite you to write a poem or create visual art on the theme of social transformation. Base your work on a quote or speech by Martin Luther King, Jr. All work must be original, written or created by […]

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Letter to Santa Claus, poetry contest, entertainment… there’s something for all ages this Christmas

The festive season is well and truly launched with the inauguration of the Christmas Village on December 3 and numerous events planned in the Principality. Santa’s post office is now open Has your child been naughty or nice this year? A very special service is open until December 24 to process mail. Regardless of the […]

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The Poem Winner of the December Poetry Contest is: Richard Bartholomew Stockwell

I wonder if it hurts to live – And if they have to try – What if – could they choose between – It wouldn’t – die – (c) Emily Dickinson NEWRY — In honor of Emily Dickinson’s 191st birthday this December 10, The citizen of Bethel held a poetry contest to see who could […]

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Upper St. Clair fifth-grade student wins regional poetry contest, places second nationally | News

A fifth-grade student from Upper St. Clair recently placed second in the nation in the 2021 National Chemistry Week Picture Poem Contest, sponsored by the American Chemical Society. Boyce Middle School student Mira Murthy qualified for the national competition by winning first place in the regional competition, sponsored by the Pittsburgh Chapter of the American […]

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Announcement of the winners of the 2021 Doreen Micallef National Poetry Competition

The winners of the Doreen Micallef National Poetry Competition 2021 were announced on the evening of Friday 5th November during a ceremony at the Malta Book Festival hosted by Claudia Gauci. Of the 50 eligible submissions submitted for this year’s competition, Carmel Scicluna’s poem ‘Submersi Filii’ won first prize with a €1,000 reward. The jury […]

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Opening of the youth poetry contest Democracy and Me

All British Columbia Children and Youth are invited to participate in the Democracy and Me poetry contest to celebrate the importance of young voices in democracy. The contest, co-sponsored by the Office of the Lieutenant Governor and the BC Legislative Assembly, encourages BC youth to create spoken word and poetry pages that share their voices […]

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JL Price Poetry Contest | St. Lawrence University

Submissions are accepted for the James Ligon Price III Memorial 2021 Poetry Prize offered in collaboration with the academy of america poets University and College Poetry Awards Program Judged by J. Drew Lanham – J. Drew Lanham is a former professor emeritus of wildlife ecology in the Department of Forestry and Environmental Conservation at Clemson […]

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ONLINE: Wisconsin People & Ideas Fiction and Poetry Contest Lecture – Isthmus

Each year, the Wisconsin Academy holds a competition for short fiction and poetry films written by state residents, with the winners published in Wisconsin People and Ideas magazine. It is always a pleasure to see who emerges victorious and to read literature often located in our own backyards. In the fiction, viewers will hear “Honor […]

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Winner of the first poetry contest — The Hofstra Chronicle

Photo courtesy of University Relations Nicole Wong reciting her poem “Forward” during the inauguration of President Poser. “Same book, different page. Far from perfect. It may be risky, but go for it. All the trials sown will reap a reward. Forward,” recited third-year law student Nicole Wong during the inauguration of President Susan Poser. In […]

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student wins first prize in poetry contest | News, Sports, Jobs

Skylar Kuroda, a ninth-grader at Seabury Hall, won the grand prize for her poem, “Allied in Adversity,” in Sister Cities International’s annual showcase of young artists and authors. Photo courtesy of Skylar Kuroda Seabury Hall student Skylar Kuroda was recently announced as the winner of the $1,000 grand prize in the […]

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Students rewarded for an anti-violence poetry contest

LEXINGTON, Ky. (LEX 18) – Dozens of eighth graders from Lexington Traditional Magnet School have gone home with books and clothes for participating in the “We are ONE” by One Lexington. Local clothing store Oneness has partnered with the town to provide freebies to students. The English class of 13, 14 and 15 year olds […]

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Portland Resident Wins Maine Postmark Poetry Contest; Northport and Rockport poets among finalists

BELFAST – The 16th Annual Belfast Poetry Festival has announced that Mike Bove, from Portland, is the winner of this year’s Maine Postmark Poetry Contest. The contest, now in its eleventh year, is a statewide poetry event; over 200 entries from poets from all parts of Maine were received. Bove will read the winning poem […]

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Maine Postmark Poetry Contest winners announced, presented at Belfast Poetry Festival

BELFAST – The 16th Annual Belfast Poetry Festival is pleased to announce that Mike Bove from Portland is the winner of this year’s Maine Postmark Poetry Contest. The contest, now in its 11th year, is a statewide poetry event; over 200 nominations from poets from all parts of Maine were received. Bove will read the […]

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The Meaningful Cancer Stories Behind The CURE® Poetry Contest Winners

CURE® recently announced the four winners of its inaugural poetry contest: Richard Strickland, Desiree LeRoy, Amy Smart and Dana Stewart. Each winning poem tells a powerful story about the devastating effects of cancer – a cancer survivor grapples with the death of the oncologist and friend who treated his cancer; a woman shares text messages […]

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CURE Media Group selects winners of inaugural poetry contest

CRANBURY, NJ, Sept. 20, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — CURE Media Group, the industry’s leading media platform for cancer updates, research and education that reaches more than one million patients, survivors and caregivers, is thrilled to announce the winners of its inaugural poetry contest. “It is an honor to recognize the personal and impactful work of people […]

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Poetry Society of Tennessee Announces Student Poetry Contest

The Poetry Society of Tennessee invites student poets to participate in their annual Student Poetry Contest, open to all Tennessee students entering second through twelfth grade going forward. The competition has two categories: written poetry and eye poems. Winning poems will be sent to national competitions and may be published. The competition categories for forms […]

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4th Vimla Luthra Memorial Hindi Poetry Contest

Reading time: 4 minutes A record 125 students, across all age groups from K-12, participated in the 4th Vimla Luthra Memorial Hindi Poetry Competition this year. It was organized by Sydney’s leading Hindi school, IABBV, as part of its annual celebration of Hindi divas. Organized virtually again this year, the students patiently waited their turn […]

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‘My Maui’ poetry contest kicks off for all K-12 students

September 6, 2021, 3:37 PM HST * Updated September 6 at 12:52 p.m. the Haʻikū Hoʻolauleʻa and the Flower Festival, as well as the The Haʻikū Community Association is opening entries for its poetry contest. Courtesy of HCA. The new 2021-2022 Haʻikū Hoʻolauleʻa and Flower Festival Poetry Contest “My Maui” is now open for submissions […]

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Students Invited to Enter EPB’s Black History Month Poetry Contest

Chattanooga, Tennessee (Press Release) – EPB invites Hamilton County students to participate in the 16and EPB’s annual Black History Month Poetry Contest to celebrate February as Black History Month. “We’re excited for the opportunity for students to learn about these events, be inspired by them, and ignite their passion for creative expression,” said Kelvin Boyd, […]

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Put Your Poetry in Motion, Enter the Santa Barbara Reads Poetry Contest 2021 | Culture & Leisure

Posted on August 26, 2021 | 4:37 p.m. The Santa Barbara Public Library invites poets of all ages to enter the 2021 Santa Barbara Reads Poetry Contest. The winning poems will be exhibited at the Santa Barbara Reads launch event in November as part of the Poetry Walk experience. from the library. Santa Barbara Reads […]

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Indiana high school students invited to enter national poetry contest

Last updated on August 18, 2021 by Indiana Arts Commission (INDIANAPOLIS) – Today, the Indiana Arts Commission announced that educators and students are invited to register to participate in the Poetry Out Loud program. Poetry Out Loud is a national arts education program for high school students that encourages the study of poetry by providing […]

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NEPA Pride and Creative Groups Host ‘Live Out Proud’ LGBTQ Poetry Contest

Added on 08/13/2021 Rich Howells Coal Creative, Kirby Park, LGBTQ, poetry, Wilkes-Barre, Wilkes-Barre THINK Center The NEPA Rainbow Alliance, NEPA Pride Project and NEPA Creative have teamed up for a new poetry contest open to all members of the LGBTQ+ community in Luzerne, Lackawanna and Wyoming counties. “The purpose of this contest is to […]

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Library Hosts Fifth Annual Cowboy Poetry Contest, Open to Area Children and Teens | Art

The following article was published on July 20, 2021 in the Santa Maria Sun – Volume 22, Number 21 [ Submit a Story ] The following articles were printed from Santa Maria Sun [santamariasun.com] – Volume 22, Number 21 The library hosts the fifth annual Cowboy Poetry Contest, open to local children and teens By […]

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The Recorder – Poet’s Seat Poetry Contest Adult Winners

Continuing in this series, here are the adult winners of the 2021 Poet’s Seat Poetry Contest hosted by Greenfield Public Library. The competition, which attracted 275 entries, was open to all residents, as well as students from Franklin County schools. The adult winners are: first place, After All by Lynne Pledger; second place, North Hadley, […]

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Poetry Art Contest Inspires Creativity and Crowns Winners – KC STUDIO

Artful Poetry submissions were inspired by communities of poets, hope for the future, and works of art. (photo by @Punk_Off) When our community yearned for artistic expression, the Kauffman Center offered that direction. A call to poets for new works to guide us, overwhelmed with the response, Kansas City, we thank you. This spring, the […]

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Senior Living resident wins first place in second annual poetry contest

DENVER, July 2, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — The poem “The American Spirit” by 93-year-old Brookdale Tamarac Square resident Hank Jaeckal has been selected as the grand champion of Brookdale’s Second Annual National Poetry Challenge. Over 103 poems from Brookdale communities across the country were entered into the contest. He participated in last year’s competition and likes […]

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Frank X Walker Literary Festival to Include Poetry Contest – The Advocate-Messenger

Plans for the Frank X Walker Literary Festival VIII are underway, with expansion to include a K-12 poetry contest in its events. The festival will take place in October, exact dates and times will be announced. The idea of ​​including a competition was initiated by the Friends of the Arts Committee, part of the Danville […]

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The 2021 Kansas Cowboy Poetry Contest and Youth Roundup is Live

Calling all cowboys and cowgirls, or aspiring cowboy poets! The 2021 Kansas Cowboy Poetry Contest is taking place online, and poets are invited to enter the contest and post videos of themselves showcasing their self-written cowboy poems. Competitors from any state are welcome. Original western-themed poems can be entered into the humorous or serious category. […]

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Place for CTL students in the Sarah Mook poetry competition

Seven young poets from the Edgecomb Center for Teaching and Learning entered the 2021 Sarah Mook Poetry Competition. The competition received more than 1,000 entries from twenty states and ten countries, and seven of the seventeen winners were from CTL! In the K-2 category, Boothbay’s Avery Peck placed third for her poem “Springtime.” In the […]

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Registration for the MCPS Virtual Academy is open; Arushi Singh wins poetry contest

Registration Open for MCPS Virtual Academy Registration for the Montgomery County Public Schools Virtual Academy opened Wednesday and is available through July 2. The virtual academy, called “Montgomery Virtual,” will begin in the fall and continue through the academic year, allowing students who have ongoing health issues due to the COVID-19 pandemic to continue to […]

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Maple Ridge Earth Day Photo and Poetry Contest Winners Announced – Maple Ridge News

The winners of the Earth Day photo and poetry contests have been announced. Charlene Fiehn is the winner of this year’s photo contest. However, organizer Ross Davies noted, “Our top three this year is a real family affair.” Fiehn’s two children, Joe, 10, and Rachael, 13, came second and third. The winning family received a […]

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Tennessee teenager to enter national poetry contest finals

Kendall Grimes, a junior at Battle Ground Academy, has reached the finals of Poetry Out Loud, a national poetry recitation contest attracting students from across the country. After making it through her school and state competitions and then the 2021 national semifinals, the two-time Tennessee State champion will face eight others for the national title. […]

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Germantown Announces Winners of Annual Sidewalk Poetry Contest

In conjunction with the Germantown Community Library, the Department of Parks and Recreation, and the Department of Public Works, the Public Art Commission launched Word Travels, an annual sidewalk poetry contest earlier this year. New, aspiring or professional writers of any age living or working in Germantown were invited to submit a poem or song […]

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Mother-of-Three Wins Elizabethton Poetry Contest | News

ELIZABETHTON— The ElizAlliance recently announced the winner of its April poetry contest, held in honor of National Poetry Month. The winner is Amanda Baxter, 31, an Elizabethton resident and mother of three girls aged 11, 5 and 4. She is originally from Oklahoma, but has resided in Tennessee for 13 years, where she is raising […]

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2021 Foley Poetry Contest Winner: “Raising Mothers”

This morning it came undone in my arthritic fingersin the form of an easy to tear perforation on the milk carton,it was a very small kind of mother, smaller than the motherI encountered in myself, waiving late fees while working at the librarywhen the nursing student in her final week eats Oreosfor dinner came to […]

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Sir Robert Barrie poetry competition challenges city students

‘He is truly an unsung hero whose song needs to be heard,’ says project committee member Sir Robert Barrie It’s time to rhyme and learn more about this town’s namesake. The Sir Robert Barrie Poetry Competition is open to all grade 8 and 9 students in the city. First place in the contest carries a […]

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NSCC Announces Poetry Contest Winners

NSCC Arts and Science teacher Melanie Dusseau addressed the audience at the NSCC Poetry Reading event. Photo provided Northwest State Community College in Archbold recently recognized three students for their winning entries in the college’s annual poetry contest, held in conjunction with April’s National Poetry Month. All winners received a cash prize […]

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“Once upon a time there was a t-shirt I needed”

Posted on May 5, 2021 at 6:27 p.m. by West Side Rag The hottest T in town. By Carol Tannenhauser Our West Side Rag T-Shirt-for-a-poem contest taught us a few things. First, people really like our T-shirts (although some prefer colors over white.) Josh P. wrote: “This shirt is Zizmorcore’s ultimate holy grail.” Zizmorcore is […]

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Students explore serious themes in library poetry contest – Coastal Observer

The best poems in this year’s Friends of the Waccamaw Library competition have a more serious tone than last year. Cathy Filiatreau, president of the nonprofit poetry, said it was reflective of the students who have spent the past year coping with the COVID-19 pandemic and all the challenges that have come with it. This […]

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Auburn Youth Poetry Contest: Some of My Favorites | James Rodgers

By James Rodgers, Poet Laureate of Auburn As we approach the end of April, with the end of National Poetry Month, I wanted to take a moment to highlight some of my favorites from the Auburn Youth Poetry Contest. I received a bunch of submissions, and while I’m not a fan of picking favorites, I […]

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Sapulpa Public Library Announces Poetry Contest Winners

Sapulpa, OK – 04/20/20 – After much deliberation, Bartlett-Carnegie Sapulpa Public Library and Tulsa Community College would like to announce the winners of their poetry contest which was available to private or public high school students who live, work or go to school in Creek County. Another caveat was that students must have a Sapulpa […]

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MSU Libraries Announces Undergraduate Poetry Contest Winners

Pictured in the John Grisham Room of MSU’s Mitchell Memorial Library is (left to right) Corinne Kennedy, Assistant Professor of MSU Libraries and Library Coordinator for the College of Architecture, Art and Design ; Undergraduate Poetry Contest Winners Katherine E. “Katie” Norris, Junior Criminology Major from Franklin, Tennessee, “To Grow Old into Your Old Coat,” […]

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Jambalaya soul slam poetry contest creates space for catharsis and healing

On April 17 at the Hayti Heritage Center, seven slam poets competed for a coveted spot on the 2021 Bull City Slam team. These poets are part of the 16-year legacy of “the oldest poetry event in the Triangle – the Jambalaya Soul Slam. Since 2005, poets have competed monthly. 12 slam poets, aged 18 […]

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Studios hold poetry contest – Key West Florida Weekly

By Florida Weekly Staff | on April 15, 2021 To celebrate National Poetry Month and Robert Frost (1874-1963), Key West Studios will host the annual Poetry Contest for Children and Teens in April. The contest is open to all Monroe County children and teens. Students are encouraged to submit poems (up to three […]

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A look at Eastern University’s Blackout Poetry Contest. – The Waltonian

Occult poetry originates from found poetry in which the artist blackens in words, usually with black marker, in other art forms. It can be newspapers, magazines, books or any other writing. By blackening the words, a redacted poem is formed. When we think of poetry, it’s usually not the first type of poem that comes […]

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YWCA Darien/Norwalk Launches “Stand Up Against Racism” Essay, Poster and Poetry Contest for Grades 6-12

The YWCA Darien/Norwalk is launching an Essay + Poster Art + Poetry youth competition to provide Darien and Norwalk students in grades 6-12 with a way to explore racism in a safe and accessible way. — an announcement from the YWCA Darien/Norwalk The competition invites students from Norwalk and Darien to use their creativity as […]

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Queens Assemblyman Brings Back Mother’s Day Essay and Poetry Contest for District 26 Students – QNS.com

Assemblyman Edward Braunstein with past contest winners. File photo Sign up for our amNY Sports email newsletter for news and game coverage from your favorite teams A Queens lawmaker has announced the return of a popular writing contest that gives students in District 26 the opportunity to honor the mothers and mother figures in their […]

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The Dayton Metropolitan Library Poetry Contest is open for entries through April 30.

Sunday, April 11, 2-3:30 p.m. (online) — The Wright Memorial Library will host an online poetry workshop webinar, focusing on various poetic forms and led by Gary Mitchner, Emeritus Professor of English at Sinclair College, and a poet whose works have been published in “The Paris Review” and many other literary journals. Learn more and […]

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SCCC Announces Tri-State Area Poetry Contest Winners

SCCC Announces Tri-State Area Poetry Contest Winners Live reading scheduled for April 15 on campus LIBERAL, Kan. – The winners of the 2020 Seward County Community College Annual Poetry Contest were announced on April 1, 2020. Over 35 entries were received from an area that encompasses Campo, Colorado, to Garden City, Kansas, to Beaver, Oklahoma. […]

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The U.S. Embassy in Tashkent announces a poetry contest titled “Video Poetry”

The U.S. Embassy in Tashkent, in collaboration with American Spaces in Uzbekistan, announces the launch of a poetry contest titled Video Poetry to celebrate 30 years of U.S.-Uzbek partnership, United Nations English Language Day and National Poetry Month. Anyone wishing to demonstrate their talent can participate by reciting a poem in Uzbek or English and […]

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In The Know, by Pamela Bordisso – The Bloom

The EPIC Poetry Competition Committee is proud to announce the first winner of the 2021 EPIC Poetry Competition, “In the Know”, by Pamela Bordisso. By winning Week 1 of the EPIC Poetry Contest, Pamela will receive a $100 gift card, a graphic design of her work to promote on social media, as well as eligibility […]

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Hays Library invites submissions for 21st Annual Poetry Competition

HPL The 21st Annual Hays Public Library Poetry Competition is going virtual. Rather than holding an in-person submission night, HPL will be accepting online submissions of original poetry works until 11:59 p.m. on April 12. Entrants (aged 16 and over) can submit an original piece of poetry to the Hays Public Library website, hayslibrary.org/poetry-contest. Judges, […]

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Poetry in Flight Poetry Contest

poetry contest Inflight Poetry Contest 2022 The Syracuse Regional Airport Authority (SRAA)/Syracuse Hancock International Airport (SYR), Central New York Writers Center YMCA and Delta Air Lines are proud to announce that the Poetry Contest aviation/travel “Poetry in Flight” is back for its second year! Submissions are now being accepted in two categories – Youth and […]

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Keaau student wins grand prize in poetry contest

Keaau Middle School student Jazmeen Mendoza received the Hawaii Island Grand Prize at the 21st Annual Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Peace Poetry Awards. Mendoza’s poem was selected from a field of over 100 entries. “We are thrilled to receive work of this caliber from this young Hawaiian poet,” said awards coordinator Melinda Gohn. The […]

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The Recorder – Poet’s Seat Poetry Contest invites entries by March 17

The 30-year-old Poet’s Seat Poetry competition continues this year, but will most likely run much like last year when the COVID-19 pandemic began. The deadline to submit a poem is March 17. “This is the second year that we have had to hold the competition virtually,” said Marianne Snow, a member of the Friends of […]

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Poetry contest, movie night and more at the library this month

Tulsa Community College and the Sapulpa Friends of the Library offer the first poetry contest for high school students in Creek County. TCC and Friends of the Library are jointly offering prizes. First place will be $100, a first place plaque, and a summer course from the TCC’s select block of summer courses. Second place […]

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Arbor Day Poetry Contest Deadline Extended – Union County, New Jersey

Union County, NJ – In recognition of Arbor Day, the Union County Board of Commissioners is once again partnering with the Union County Shade Tree Advisory Council to sponsor the contest annual Arbor Day poetry for Union County students. The registration deadline has been extended until March 26, 2021. “The County Board of Commissioners is […]