Poetry Contest 2023

Children's Programs

Saturday, April 1 - April 30

12:00 am

Deadline April  30, 2023

April is National Poetry Month and it’s the seventeenth anniversary of the Bedford Free Library’s Poetry Contest.  Join us in a celebration of poetry with a wonderful opportunity for children and young adults to showcase their unique talents and to have fun with poetry. 

We will announce the winners and celebrate all of the poets at our Ice Cream Social on Wednesday, May 24th at 3pm.  Prizes will be awarded in several age divisions.  Winning entries will also be published on the Library’s website  

Grab your pencil, notebook, inspiration and get started today!

Poetry Contest Entry Form