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#NPM18: TEEN POETRY SLAM @ CITY CENTRE BRANCH
April 26 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
City Centre Branch, Rooms 136 and 137
1169 Pinetree Way
Thursday, April 26, 6:30 – 8:30 pm
Teen poets in grades 8, 9, 10, 11 or 12 are encouraged to perform an original poem in three minutes or less. Prizes for best performance will be valued at $50, $30 and $20 for first, second and third place.
To join the slam, poets can register in advance by contacting librarian Chris Miller at 604-554-7339 or firstname.lastname@example.org. You can also register at the door. Everyone is invited to drop in and watch the performances. Snacks and drinks will be served.