prizes and reception for winners

Belfast Free Library announces Earth Day Poetry Contest

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    BELFAST — April is National Poetry month and Belfast Free Library invites all children and teens to write an original earth-inspired poem to the library’s Earth Day Poetry Competition. Poems may be in any format, and can be dropped off at the library or emailed to Please include name, grade/age, school and contact information. 

    Entries will be judged by former Belfast Poet Laureate Judy Kaber.

    There will be prizes for the winners and a reception and reading on Monday, May 8, from 3:30 - 4:30 p.m., for winners, runners-up and participants. 

    All poetry lovers are welcome and refreshments will be provided. 

    This program is free and open to the public.  

    Event Date: 

    Mon, 05/08/2023 - 3:30pm to 4:30pm

    Event Location: 

    Belfast Free Library


    Belfast Free Library
    Belfast, ME 04915
    United States