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Haiku Poetry Writing Contest

Haiku Poetry Writing Contest

Teens and adults -- celebrate National Poetry Month with us and win prizes! Haiku is a Japanese form of poetry that has 17 syllables arranged into 3 lines: Line 1 - 5 syllables, Line 2 - 7 syllables, line 3 - 5 syllables. Engage your imagination and create two haiku with the themes of animals and nature, then share them with us!

  • Entries can be submitted in person on the 3rd floor or via email to ref@morleylibrary.org.
  • Contest runs from April 1 – April 23, 2023, and winners will be announced by May 1st. The grand prize winner receives a Japanese stationery set, and second and third prize winners will receive journals to continue your creative writing.
  • All haiku entries will be displayed on the 3rd floor.

We can't wait to see and share your lyrical creations! 

Tuesday, April 4, 2023 Show more dates
All Day Event
Time Zone:
Eastern Time - US & Canada (change)
  Adults 18 years and older     Teen grades 7-12  
  Adult Program     Teen  

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