Teen Poetry Contest

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Program Type: Literary, Special Event
Age Group: Teens


Students in grades 6-12 can submit ONE original poem for a chance to win $25, $15, or $10 gift certificates for first, second, and third places in the middle school or high school categories.

Entry forms are available at the library or can be downloaded from this page. Deadline for submissions is Wednesday, April 22, 2020. All poets are invited to the Awards Ceremony and Poetry Café on Thursday, April 30 at 6:30 pm in the Gold/Silver Room at the Moline Public Library. Poets can read their poems and prizes will be awarded. Bring your friends and family!

This program is sponsored by the Friends of the Moline Public Library Foundation. For more information, contact the Moline Public Library at 309-524-2470 or visit us at 3210 41st Street, Moline, IL or online at www.molinelibrary.com.