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March 2011

What’s New · Poetry Programs at the Library

Poetry in the Garden Series

The “Poetry in the Garden” series, sponsored by the Friends of the Public Library, returns to the Reading Garden Lounge (1st floor, South Building) at the Main Library this spring. On three Tuesdays in April, talented poets from around the Tristate will read from their work and share their love of poetry.

April 5

Dr. Tyrone Williams, Aryanil Mukherjee & Dr. Tonya Matthews
7:00 p.m

April 19

Michael Hennessey & Dana Ward
7:00 p.m.

April 26

Poets from the Greater Cincinnati Writer's League & Little Pocket Poetry
7:00 p.m.

Random Acts of Poetry

Attention teens! Don’t miss your chance to participate in our annual “Random Acts of Poetry Contest!” It starts on April 1 and runs through April 30. The winners will receive a $25.00 gift card from Chipotle and a ribbon! All the contest details will be available on Teenspace on April 1.

Poetry Programs for Kids and Teens

In honor of National Poetry Month, poetry appreciation and writing activities for kids and teens will take place at various branches throughout the system. Check the program calendar for a complete list of participating branches.