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Do you have a favorite poet?

April 19th, 2016 · Comments Off on Do you have a favorite poet? · Books, Children, City Library, Events, Main Branch, News, Teens, Trustees

Do you have a favorite poet?

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Do You Haiku?

May 8th, 2015 · Comments Off on Do You Haiku? · Ages 0-2, Ages 2-3, Ages 4-5, Ages 6-13, Books, Children, City Library, Events, Foundation, Grades 3-5, Grades 6-12, Grades K-2, News, NH Room, Teens, Trustees

I dream of haiku — comments left for me by you — dusk is approaching

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Wordsmith Maxine Kumin

February 7th, 2014 · Comments Off on Wordsmith Maxine Kumin · Books, City Library, Local Author Series, Local History, Main Branch, NH Room, West Branch

A favorite poem about Winter by the late poet Maxine Kumin,

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An Ode to the Haggis

January 21st, 2014 · Comments Off on An Ode to the Haggis · Books, City Library, Events, Foundation, Friends of the West Manchester Community Library, Local History, Main Branch, News, NH Room, Teens, Trustees, West Branch

O my Luve’s like a red, red rose.

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TEEN POETRY SLAM: SLAMMIN’ @ YOUR LIBRARY

April 17th, 2012 · Comments Off on TEEN POETRY SLAM: SLAMMIN’ @ YOUR LIBRARY · Books, City Library, Events, Grades 6-12, Main Branch, Teens

Any teens out there who want to share the art of the spoken word?

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For Librarians

April 3rd, 2012 · 2 Comments · Books, Children, City Library, Events, Main Branch, Teens, West Branch

For the librarian knows books are easily burned,
Recycled, or digitized, reduced to oxygen, carbon,
Silicon, and such basic elements as hate…

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O Captain, My Captain!

April 19th, 2011 · Comments Off on O Captain, My Captain! · Books, City Library, Main Branch, NH Room, Teens, West Branch

April is National Poetry Month.

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Summer Stars

August 12th, 2010 · Comments Off on Summer Stars · Books, City Library

The Perseid meteor shower has been observed by mankind for almost two thousand years.

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Being There Together is Enough.

May 22nd, 2010 · 2 Comments · Books, City Library, News

Final Soliloquy of the Interior Paramour Light the first light of evening In which we rest and, for small reason, think The world imagined is the ultimate good. This is, therefore, the intensest rendezvous. It is in that thought that we collect ourselves, Out of all the indifferences, into one thing: Within a single thing, […]

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