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Entries Tagged as 'National Poetry Month'

Vote for your favorite Book Spine Poem

April 12th, 2021 · 6 Comments · Books, City Library, Events, Main Branch, National Library Week, National Poetry Month

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Book Spine Poetry Contest

April 1st, 2021 · No Comments · Books, City Library, Events, Main Branch, National Poetry Month

Celebrate National Library Week and National Poetry Month with a creative poetry contest! The Manchester City Library will be accepting submissions of Book Spine Poems from April 5 to April 9.

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Cat

April 13th, 2020 · Comments Off on Cat · City Library, Main Branch, National Poetry Month, West Branch

By Marilyn Singer I preferwarm fur,a perfect fireto lie beside,a cozy lapwhere I can nap,an empty chairwhen she’s not there.I want heat     on my feet     on my nose     on my hide.No cat I rememberdislikes December     inside.

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April is National Poetry Month

April 2nd, 2019 · Comments Off on April is National Poetry Month · Books, City Library, Events, Main Branch, Teens, Trustees, Uncategorized, West Branch

Please, check them out! Take them home! Be moved! Be inspired!

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Dear Poet

April 26th, 2018 · Comments Off on Dear Poet · Books, City Library, Main Branch, West Branch

April is National Poetry Month. For inspiration please check out the poetry display by the elevator on the main floor.

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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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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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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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