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29th Annual Poetry Competition

Wednesday March 1, 2023
10:00 AM until 5:00 PM

Entries will be accepted from Saturday, April 1, 2023 through Saturday, April 22, 2023 at the library. 

Entry forms are available at the library & on the library's website.


Rules for all participants:

  • Poems must be original and unpublished
  • Author must be a resident of Connecticut
  • One poem per letter size page (one side of page only)
  • No more than 40 lines per poem
  • All poems must have titles
  • Author’s name, address, phone number and division should appear on the back of the poem (Poet’s name is not given to the judges)
  • No more than three entries per person

Open to all ages in the following divisions:

Grades 1-3, Grades 4-6, Grades 7-8, Grades 9-12, Adult

Winners will be notified by phone beginning May 15, 2023, and will be recognized during the library’s annual Poetry Presentation on Sunday, May 21 at 2:00 p.m. 

Awards will be provided by the Friends of Acton Public Library.


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