All-Ages Poetry Competition

Ink runs from the corners of my mouth.
There is no happiness like mine.
I have been eating poetry.


Digest the sentiments of poet Mark Strand and enter your own work in the library's all-ages competition, which runs through March 22.

Rules

To enter the competition, pick up an entry form and a complete set of rules at any Worthington Libraries location in mid-February. You may submit up to two poems March 1-22.

Judges

A panel of judges will review all submissions and select three winners in the following categories: grades K-3, 4-6, 7-8, 9-12 and adult.

Glory

First place winners will have their work displayed throughout the library system. All entrants will be invited to present at open mic readings on April 26.

When

March 11, 2014
  • All libraries
  • Old Worthington
  • Northwest
  • Worthington Park
  • Off site